Division of Information Technology
Division of Information Technology

Windows 7, 8 & 10 Network Configuration

1

Right-click the network icon located in the system tray near the clock.

wireless icon

2 Click “Open Network and Sharing Center.”

open

3

Click “ResidentialWiFi”, “BraveWiFi” or “Local Area Connection” as appropriate for your connection.

network and sharing

 
4

Click Details.

connection status

 

 

 

5

Check to verify that the IPv4 IP Address begins with 152. Click Close.

details

6

Click Properties at the bottom left of the window.

connection status

 
7

Uncheck Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6).
Select Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) and click Properties.

wireless properties

8

Check both the “Obtain an IP address automatically” and the “Obtain DNS server address automatically” radio buttons. Click the “Advanced...” button at the bottom.

IPv4 properties

9

Select the DNS tab. Locate the check box next to Register this connection's addresses in DNS towards the bottom of the screen. If the box is checked, uncheck it. If it is already unchecked, leave it.

dns

10   Click OK to close this window.
 

 

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