1.    07 Dec 2015 #1
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 27
    windows

    ip address is in use on another machine?? hibernate resume problem?


    I went to see my daughter and after she resumed her computer from hibernate (it had been off for about 2 days) a message popped up saying its ip address had been detected in use by another computer.

    I suspect it was my cell phone that when in range asked for an ip address and the router, thinking the hibernated laptop wasn't using that ip address any longer gave it to my cell phone. Then after her system resumed from hibernate, it continued to use the ip address it had when it hibernated.


    Does anyone know if this can happen? Does windows renew its dhcp ip lease on resume? Can it tell if the lease expired?
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  2.    07 Dec 2015 #2
    Join Date : Mar 2014
    England
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Hi there Rocket 77, and welcome to TenForums.

    Quote Originally Posted by rocket777 View Post
    I went to see my daughter and after she resumed her computer from hibernate (it had been off for about 2 days) a message popped up saying its ip address had been detected in use by another computer.

    I suspect it was my cell phone that when in range asked for an ip address and the router, thinking the hibernated laptop wasn't using that ip address any longer gave it to my cell phone. Then after her system resumed from hibernate, it continued to use the ip address it had when it hibernated.

    Does anyone know if this can happen? Does windows renew its dhcp ip lease on resume? Can it tell if the lease expired?


    Yes this can happen, and it still does happen from time to time. Essentially windows stores all the running information when it enters hibernation, and then picks up that same information when it resumes.

    A very quick way to reset the DHCP, if its not automatically resolved.

    Start > Type "CMD" > Open the Command console

    In the console, type in "ipconfig /renew"

    This will clear your stored connection profile, then request a new IP from the DHCP server!

    If you have any further issues, or this does not work please let me know!
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  3.    07 Dec 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    San Jose, California
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    Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64 Win10Prox64

    For Home Networking. It is advisable to assign a static LAN IP in the router for every device in the house to avoid such IP conflict.
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  4.    07 Dec 2015 #4
    Join Date : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    Quote Originally Posted by topgundcp View Post
    For Home Networking. It is advisable to assign a static LAN IP in the router for every device in the house to avoid such IP conflict.
    I agree it helps if all IP addresses are fixed, but it should be done in the router, by linking each MAC to an IP.
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