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How To Configure TCP IP Properties Windows 10?

TCP/IP are the communication protocols between the devices. DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) assigns Internet protocol (IP) addresses to the computer connected to the wireless network. If you wish to set up the TCP IP properties Windows 10 computer, follow the below-mentioned steps.

TCP IP properties Windows 10


  • On your Windows 10 computer, click the Start menu and select Settings.
  • Otherwise, press the Windows + I shortcut keys to open the Settings window.
  • Make sure that you have connected the computer to the Wi-Fi router using a standard Ethernet cable while performing configure TCP IP properties Windows 10.
  • In the Settings window, select Network & Internet and click the Ethernet tab from the left-side panel.
  • Under Related settings, select Change adapter settings.
  • In the Network Connections window, give a right-click on the Ethernet adapter and select Properties.
  • Click the Networking tab and select the Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) option.
  • Click the Properties button and go to the General tab.
  • Enable the Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically checkboxes.
  • Click the OK button to allow DHCP to assign the IP address automatically to your computer.
  • Next, open the Ethernet Properties window and select the Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6) option.

  • Click the Properties button and enable the same checkboxes selected in the IPv4 Properties window.
  • Click OK to save the settings.
  • If you have connected the Windows computer wirelessly to the Wi-Fi router, click the Network icon at the system tray and select the Network & Internet settings option.
  • Click on Change adapter settings in the Settings window and give a right-click on the wireless network adapter.
  • To set up the TCP IP properties Windows 10, use the same steps mentioned above.
  • If you wish to set up a Static IP address, select the Use the following IPv4 address checkbox in the Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPV4) Properties window.
  • Enter the IPv4 address, Subnet prefix length, and Default Gateway manually in the necessary fields.
  • You can identify them in the Command Prompt window using the ‘ipconfig’ command.
  • Also, enable the Use the following DNS server address checkbox and fill up the Preferred DNS server and Alternate DNS server fields.
  • The procedure for setting up the Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6) properties is similar to the steps carried out for IPV4 properties and TCP IP properties Windows 10.