How to change your IP address?

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  1. Posts : 2,146
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    Assuming your ISP dynamically allocates IP addresses from it's pool, then you have to disconnect for a while and then when it re-connects on most occasions you will get a new IP address from the pool, by chance of course it maybe the same.

    On my Modem/Router you can either just Disconnect > Re-connect, or Reboot. Does not take a night with my ISP, just a minute or so.
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  2. z3r010's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Workstation x64

    His IP has changed between his first and last post on this thread.
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    Of course, it should be that way, but not always.
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    Of course, it should be that way, but not always. In my case, I couldn't change my IP even after repeatedly rebooting. I couldn't figure out what the problem was, and to be honest, I have no idea even now. My friend who works in this field was also surprised. The only thing that helped me is . I do not know how they could explain everything so clearly what should be done to an ignoramus like me, but they did it. I changed the admin's address, and it worked.
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  5. Berton's Avatar
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    Win10 Pro Versions 2004 and 2009/20H2, Win10 Pro IP_Dev, Win10 Home 1909

    Just to add, if changing from DHCP in Internet Options to a static IP address I would get a higher monthly cost from my ISP, about 25% higher.
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