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Dynamic IP to static

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by Ztrain, Sep 9, 2003.

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  1. Ztrain

    Ztrain Thread Starter

    Jun 6, 2002
    I am currently running a Windows XP machine on comcast high speed internet and they have switched to a dynamic ip address from a static one. However, I run an FTP server on my computer that spreads religious material to people in the surrounding town, not copyrighted, as a service. However, the dynamic ip address makes it difficult to allow for a usable link constantly. Is there any way to keep it static and prevent this from happening?
  2. Mithrilhall


    Mar 28, 2001
    Although I am tempted not to help your religious causes I'll give you some advice.


    It's free and easy to use. DHCP isn't a problem.
  3. Squashman

    Squashman Trusted Advisor

    Apr 4, 2003
    I am suprised that your dynamic IP changes that much. I dont think my IP address has changed in 6 months on Road Runner and it is Dynamic. I do use NO-IP.com just in case it does.
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