DHCP Setup for Windows 7

Step 1 - Configure your device to obtain network settings automatically

  1. From the Start menu, select Control Panel, Network and Internet and Network and Sharing Center.
  2. Select Change Adapter Settings from the left-hand sidebar.
  3. In the Network Connections window, right-click on the Local Area Connection icon and select Properties.
  4. In the Local Area Connection Properties window, make sure Client for Microsoft Networks and Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) have check marks. Select Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) and click Properties.
  5. In the General tab, ensure Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically.
  6. Click OK to close all open windows.