Why ipconfig renew not working?
Similarly, you may ask, how long does ipconfig renew take?
Secondly, how do I reset my IP address? Click Start->Run, type cmd and press Enter. Type ipconfig /release at the prompt window, press Enter, it will release the current IP configuration. Type ipconfig /renew at the prompt window, press Enter, wait for a while, the DHCP server will assign a new IP address for your computer.
Simply so, what does ipconfig renew do?
Ipconfig /renew is the command used to tell the DHCP server that your computer wishes to join the network and needs to be configured with an IP address to communicate with the other devices on the network.
How do you release and renew IP in one command?
Open a command prompt window or the run command and type "ipconfig /release & ipconfig /renew" on one line in the command window without the " to do both release and renew in one hit. Windows will release and forget the last ip info you had including the DHCP server and the look for a new one. No more having to reboot.