How To Change IP Address in Windows 10: A Visual Guide


ip address windows 10

When working in a larger environment, we are often asked to change our IP address. To change IP address in Windows 10, we have come up with a visual guide with really simple and easy steps. Follow this Windows 10 guide and change IP address in Windows 10. Let’s tell you about it in detail.

The need for changing IP address, sometimes, it is needed that we change IP address in Windows 10. This mostly happens when we are a part of a large organization like a college or a company and any change in IP policy might want us to change our machine’s IP address.

So, here are the steps on how to change IP address in Windows 10:

How to change IP address in Windows 10

On the taskbar of your computer, right click on the internet icon and click on “Open Network and Sharing Center”

Open network and sharing center

In the Network and Sharing center, click on the connections

Network and sharing center Windows 10

A new Wireless Network Connection Status window will open up. Click on the properties.

Network connection status

A network connection status pop-up window will open up. Click on Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/ IP v4) if you want to change the IPv4 address of your computer.

Network connection status IPv4

Now fill in the required IP address and press OK.

Change IP address in Windows 10

And this is how you change the IP address in Windows 10. Sometimes, along with the IP address, you are also given Subnet mask, Default gateway and DNS Server address by your network administrator. You can use those addresses to fill in the required details.

Also read: How To Set Up A VPN In Windows 10: The Ultimate Guide

Amar Shekhar

Amar Shekhar

A passionate adventure traveller over and Author of the book 'The Girl from the Woods'.
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