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Old 04-25-2006, 09:40 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Lost TCP/IP Settings after log off

I have a laptop:
- Windows XP Pro
- it is a domain member
- IP Address: obtain automatically from DHCP server
- DNS server and Default Gateway: configure manually

One day, after I log off or after I shutdown/restart, when I log in again, all the above settings are lost. Only the option "Obtain IP Address Automatically" still remains. No DNS Server. No Default Gateway.

Other PCs & laptops on the network does not have this problem. I scanned this laptop for virus and spyware, it is completely clean.

Please someone knows what the problem is and pls give me some instructions or help.
Thank you in advance!


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Old 04-25-2006, 09:58 AM   #2 (permalink)
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if you are getting an ip address then you should also be getting the default gateway assigned to you. You are not even allowed to manually put in a default gateway if you are not putting in a static ip address.
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