We'll learn how to connect to the internet by configuring your proxy and IP address today.
When you start any of the computers that TrainICT has assigned to you, you will find it will not connect to the internet simply by plugging in the ethernet cable.
To connect these computers to the internet, there are a few steps that must be followed.
Step 1 :
To begin, click the "Start" icon in the bottom left corner of your screen, type "Proxy Settings," and then click the first suggestion that appears.
Step 2 :
The proxy is set to automatically detect, as you can see. We don't want that to happen, so the next thing is to turn it off.
Step 3 :
After that, we must allow the "Use a proxy server" option from the bottom window and enter the following information in the field:
And Click on the "Save" button.
Step 4 :
Now, from the Windows start menu on the bottom left, select "command prompt" and run it as administrator. and then type in This command, "ipconfig/release" which commands your computer to revoke your current IP address.
Step 5 :
The next step is to renew your IP address, which you can do with the command,
"ipconfig/renew", This command asks the DHCP server for a new address for your computer.
Step 6 :
After this procedure, it's a good idea to restart your computer. You should now be able to connect to the internet without any issues.