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How To Change Your IP Address





How do I change my IP? There are MANY methods to change your IP. Some methods will work for you but may not work for someone else and vice versa.

If your IP is static, then you CAN’T change it without contacting your ISP.
If you have a long lease time (explained in this article) on your IP then you won’t be able to change your IP without cloning your MAC address, which I’ll explain later in this article.
It definitely helps if you know how the IP is being assigned to you.
You can read our DHCP definition to get a better understanding.
What is an IP lease time? IP lease time is the amount of time your ISP determines you’ll be assigned a particular IP. Some IP lease times are just a few days and other IP lease times could be set for a year or more. This setting is completely up to your ISP.
One of the easier methods to change your IP is to turn off your modem/router/computer overnight. Then turn it back on the following morning. This method WILL NOT work if your ISP has a long lease time set for your IP.
The following method will ONLY work if your computer is being assigned your external IP and not a router.
How to determine if your computer is being assigned the external IP
If your connection is direct to your computer and your computer gets the public IP and not a router, you can try this:
For Windows 2000, XP, and 2003
1. Click Start
2. Click Run
3. Type in cmd and hit ok (this opens a Command Prompt)
4. Type ipconfig /release and hit enter
5. Click Start, Control Panel, and open Network Connections
6. Find and Right click on the active Local Area Connection and choose Properties
7. Double-click on the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
8. Click on Use the following IP address
9. Enter a false IP like 123.123.123.123
10. Press Tab and the Subnet Mask section will populate with default numbers
11. Hit OK twice
12. Right click the active Local Area Connection again and choose Properties
13. Double-click on the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
14. Choose Obtain an IP address automatically
15. Hit OK twice
16. Go to What Is My IP to see if you have a new IP address

For Vista
1. Click Start
2. Click All Programs expand the Accessories menu
3. In the Accessories menu, Right Click Command Prompt and choose Run as administrator
4. Type ipconfig /release and hit enter
5. Click Start, Control Panel, and open Network and Sharing Center. Depending on your view, you may have to click Network and Internet before you see the Network and Sharing Center icon
6. From the Tasks menu on the left, choose Manage Network Connections
7. Find and Right click on the active Local Area Connection and choose Properties (If you’re hit with a UAC prompt, choose Continue)
8. Double-click on Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
9. Click on Use the following IP address
10. Enter a false IP like 123.123.123.123
11. Press Tab and the Subnet Mask section will populate with default numbers
12. Hit OK twice
13. Right click the active Local Area Connection again and choose Properties
14. Double-click on Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
15. Choose Obtain an IP address automatically
16. Hit OK twice
17. Go to What Is My IP to see if you have a new IP address

Some people have inquired about manually assigning their IP address. This IS possible, but you run a very high risk of your ISP banning you from connecting to the internet. To manually change your IP, follow the steps above for your Operating System. In step 9 or 10, depending on your O/S, enter an IP similar to the one displayed in the command prompt window. For example, if the IP displayed in the command prompt window is 75.1.2.3, change yours to 75.1.2.4. You’ll also need to manually enter the Subnet, Gateway and DNS Server IP addresses as well. If the new IP you give your computer doesn’t work, chances are someone else on the ISP network has already been assigned that IP. You’ll need to move on to the next one and keep trying until you find an open one. However, some ISPs match up your MAC or modem data to the IP that’s been assigned. If those 2 things don’t match up, you won’t be able to connect no matter what. If your router gets the IP and not your computer, you’ll need to http in to your routers interface and manually assign the IP there. It’s pretty much the same method as assigning the IP to your computer. The method that varies is in how you reach your routers interface. You can get the instructions from your manufacturer’s website.

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ip address change


Press "Menu"
Scroll to "IO sub menu" Enter
Scroll to "TCP/IP" Enter
Scroll to "Manual settings" Enter
You can see the saved IP address, it can be change, enter desire IP address...enter for save the changes....back to main menu..
To confirm: (You can follow the above said method to see the saved IP) OR
Press "Menu"
Scroll to "Information menu" Enter
Scroll to "Print menu map" Enter
Printer prints menu map, you cam see the entered IP address here, if you found its success, if not try once again..


May 12, 2014 | HP Laserjet P4515x Printer

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how to change ip address


Method 1:
To release and renew your IP address:


Step 1
Go to "Start > Run" and type "cmd" (without quotation marks), then select "OK"
#
Step 2


Type "ipconfig /release" (without quotation marks) and press "Enter"
#
Step 3


Once the prompt returns, type "ipconfig /renew" (without quotation marks), then hit "Enter,"
#
Step 4

Last, type "exit" (without quotation marks) then press "Enter" to close the window.


you have a new ip address.

Method 2
It's simple to change the Ip-address..You can reset the modem or switch for a minute and the switch on it..Check the ip-address at Ip-details.com if your ip address changed .It's Dynamic ip address ....You can change it many times by resetting the modem...Before changing check your previous ip ,so that you can know the difference.This is will not work if your ip address is a static ip address...Static ip will not change even if you reset the modem.


Method 3:
You can use proxy server or hide ip address software to change the ip address...But it's not legal to hide ip address always..It helps to hide your ip address from hackers..So whenever you need you can hide ip..Don't hide ip address always .. You can also display your ip from Canada using proxy,even if you are in USA.

Aug 27, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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hpow u change ip adres


Method 1:
To release and renew your IP address:


Step 1
Go to "Start > Run" and type "cmd" (without quotation marks), then select "OK"
#
Step 2


Type "ipconfig /release" (without quotation marks) and press "Enter"
#
Step 3


Once the prompt returns, type "ipconfig /renew" (without quotation marks), then hit "Enter,"
#
Step 4

Last, type "exit" (without quotation marks) then press "Enter" to close the window.


you have a new ip address.

Method 2
It's simple to change the Ip-address..You can reset the modem or switch for a minute and the switch on it..Check the ip-address at www.ip-details.com if your ip address changed .It's Dynamic ip address ....You can change it many times by resetting the modem...Before changing check your previous ip ,so that you can know the difference.This is will not work if your ip address is a static ip address...Static ip will not change even if you reset the modem.


Method 3:
You can use proxy server or hide ip address software to change the ip address...But it's not legal to hide ip address always.It helps to hide your ip address from hackers..So whenever you need you can hide ip..Don't hide ip address always.You can also display your ip from Canada using proxy,even if you are in USA.

Aug 07, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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i don't know where i can buy an ip address because i can only send money via western union


Before trying any other methods to change your IP address, try turning off (or unplugging the power of) your Cable/Modem for five minutes. In many cases this will change your IP address. However, if that does not change your IP address, repeat the process for 8 hours (overnight works well) instead of 5 minutes. Hopefully this will result in an IP change.There's really no need to BUY one.

Nov 10, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Your IP address is assigned (leased) to you from your internet service provider. With that being said, you could possibly call them and ask to release your old IP address and have them assign a new one. If you happen to have a static IP address assigned from your ISP you can call them as well and ask to have your IP address changed too. It would be up to them to change it though.

Sep 14, 2008 | 2wire (1000-400108-001) Router

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