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How to release or regain an IP address on Windows XP?

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How to release or regain an IP address on Windows XP?

Follow the steps below to release or regain an IP address on Windows XP.
1. Click Start, click Accessories and then click Command Prompt.
2. Type ipconfig/release and press Enter.
3. Enter ipconfig/renew and press Enter.
An IP address will be regained with the above command.
4. Enter ipconfig/all and press Enter. Check if the regained IP address is suitable for your network environment.