Dhcp issues in releasing and renewing the IP

Hello,

We are having DHCP issues in our environment.Xp machines do not release renew IP automatically when moved from one place to another.We can't keep doing it manually all the time.Pls guide.

Regards,
opinder
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  1. wher did you moved the machine, is it in same network(same dhcp lease ) or different network

    clients may not release the ip while moving around same network as it has same server & there is no need to release the ip every time in same metwork setup which make to much DHCP traffic..

    http://compnetworking.about.com/cs/windowsnetworkin1/ht/renewipaddrwxp.htm

    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/285134
  2. Hi newcomer and welcome to the Tom's hardware forum.

    Do you try do the release and renew with an administrator account?, or with a normal user account
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