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Old 04-27-2006, 02:57 PM
Salvatore55 Salvatore55 is offline
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Default Start-Run-ipconfig

I did the above... and was trying to get into my ipconfig, but when i type it in, it comes up for a split second then goes off?

Anyone have any idea about whats going wrong? and im on windows XP if that helps...
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Old 04-27-2006, 05:00 PM
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yea, the command is run in a terminal, and exits after finishing running, which means the terminal is exited. first open a command prompt (start, run, cmd) then type ipconfig. It'll stay up there now.
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Old 04-27-2006, 05:21 PM
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and if not 'cmd', older versions of windows require you to type 'command'.
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Old 04-27-2006, 11:47 PM
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edit: nevermind... I read the entire thing wrong. I thought he said msconfig, not ipconfig...
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Old 04-29-2006, 07:10 AM
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I always do ipconfig release than ipconfig renew whenever my internet is giving me troubles. Usually doesn't help, but sometimes it does.
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Old 05-10-2006, 04:37 PM
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You can also do start -> run -> cmd /k ipconfig
This will prevent the window from going away after the command is executed (executed immediately from the run window).
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