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IP Address Conflict

I haven't had problems connecting to my network until a few weeks ago. I get a message in my toolbar saying "There is an IP address conflict with another computer on the network. Click on this window to resolve the problem". If I click on the window it goes away only to come back a few minutes later. However, if I am not there, after the message comes up several times it boots me off and will not let me reconnect to the network. Does anyone know how I can repair this?

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Re: IP Address Conflict

Another computer on router tryign to use your same ip. hmm sometimes a network sniffer can cause that.. or u have set a manual ip instead of automatic

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Re: IP Address Conflict

I have the same problem going on three weeks now and really bad the last couple of days I think it mit be a virus but i'm not sure as the timing is also along with a update from MSN that my wife uses.I have run all the virus programs that I have plus a rootkit full check and microsoft updates are up to date. It dosen't seem to effect my portables the same way and my internet provider has gone over the system with me and he thinks it mite be my wireless router try resetting it by unpluging the power supply for a couple of minites it mite work for you.

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IP Conflicts in a work place

An IP address conflict occurs when two computers on a LAN or the Internet have been assigned the same IP. IP conflicts between two computers normally render either one or both of them unusable for network operations.

How IP Address Conflicts Happen

Two computers can acquire conflicting IP addresses in any of several ways:

· A system administrator assigns two computers on the LAN the same Static IP Address.

· A system administrator assigns a computer a static IP address within the local network's DHCP range (dynamic IP range), and the same address is automatically assigned by the LAN DHCP server.

· A malfunction in the network's DHCP server allows the same dynamic address to automatically be assigned to multiple computers.

· An ISP accidentally assigns two customers the same IP address (either statically or dynamically).

· A mobile computer is put into standby / hibernate mode and then awakened later.

Note that other forms of IP conflicts can also occur on a network. For example, one computer may experience an IP address conflict with itself if that computer is configured with multiple Network Adapters. System administrators may also create IP conflicts by accidentally connecting two ports of a network switch or router to each other.

Recognizing IP Address Conflicts

On most Microsoft Windows computers, if you attempt to set a fixed (static) IP address that is already active on the local network, you will receive the following pop-up error message:

The static IP address that was just configured is already in use on the network. Please reconfigure a different IP address.

On newer Microsoft Windows computers having dynamic IP conflicts, you should receive a balloon error message in the Taskbar as soon as the operating system detects the issue:

There is an IP address conflict with another system on the network.

Sometimes, especially on older Windows computers, a message similar to the following may instead appear in a pop-up window:

The system has detected a conflict for IP address...

On Mac or Linux computers, a similar message will normally appear on screen.

Resolving IP Address Conflicts

Try the following remedies for IP conflicts:

1. For networks where IP addresses are fixed (statically assigned), ensure each local host is configured with a unique IP address.

2. If your computer has a dynamically assigned address, releasing and renewing its IP address can workaround IP address conflicts.
3. If your home router is believed to have a faulty DHCP server causing IP conflicts on the home network, upgrading the router firmware may resolve this problem.

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First step: Make sure your router is set as a DHCP server. Log into your router's web interface and check if that's the case. (If you need help with that, tell me make and model of your router)

Second step: Go to the computer that has the IP address conflict.

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  9. Click OK a second time to close the second window.
  10. If you have more than one connection type, go back to step 4, right click the other icon and choose "Properties". Repeat steps 5 to 9 for this other connection.
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