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Old 11-01-2004, 12:26 PM   #1
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DNS automatic join new network


Every time I move to a new network (school), I have to manually type in the DNS (which some time can be a little tricky). Can anyone know a way to configure DNS, so it automatic have the new DNS server address?

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Old 11-01-2004, 01:36 PM   #2
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It's commonly referred to as DHCP ...

If it's NOT set-up on the network (in other
words: the network doesn't have a DHCP
server) it's a bit more tricky.

There's a few tools out there that will allow you
to configure things using arp ... go to http://freshmeat.net
and use arp as the search-term.


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