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Correcting Vista DHCP Problems

September 17, 2008 Leave a comment Go to comments

If u can’t use static ip with Vista in  your Network and your Router Doesn’t Support Broadcasting Flag

Then vista will try to connect via DHCP but private ip gets assigned and local connectivity .

SOLUTION

1)Run/Search > Type Regedit [press Enter]

2)Go to
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters\Interfaces\{GUID}

Here GUID is the id of your device

3)Set DhcpConnForceBroadcastFlag 0

4)Make a new DWORD (32-bit )
DhcpConnDisableBcastFlagToggle 1

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  1. September 17, 2008 at 10:35 am

    This is what I hate most in Windows — “Badly Undocumented Registry”.
    It sucks bigtime..

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