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manzoor
February 7th, 2009, 05:17 PM
how do I connect to a DHCP server ???
In windows I'm assigned an IP address automatically, I didn;t do a thing to connect to the internet everything is set up from the beginning. In Local Area Connection Status in Windows they say I'm assigned the IP from DHCP, so how to do it in Ubuntu?

Til_Valhall_vi_drar!
February 7th, 2009, 05:29 PM
try:

sudo dhclient

Til_Valhall_vi_drar!
February 7th, 2009, 05:51 PM
did it work?

manzoor
February 7th, 2009, 06:02 PM
yup my internet is connected and working, I don't know if it was because of the command u told me, :)

Til_Valhall_vi_drar!
February 7th, 2009, 06:09 PM
ok =)

vanvanero
June 18th, 2012, 09:57 PM
Dear Til_Valhall_vi_drar! (http://ubuntuforums.org/member.php?u=605690),

Thank you for your tip on this problem. It also helped me.....

Thumbs up!


vanvanero

coffeecat
June 18th, 2012, 10:13 PM
Old thread closed.