Division of Information Technology
Division of Information Technology

Windows Vista Network Configuration

1

Right-click on the network icon (two computers) located in the system tray near the clock.

 

icon
2 Click “Network and Sharing Center.”

network

 

3

Click “View status” next to the Local Area Connection.

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4

Click Details.

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5

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

details

6

Click Properties.

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7

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

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8

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

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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.

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10 Click OK to close this window. You may need to reboot your computer for the changes to take effect.
 

 

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