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/ Adding an IP to the network adapter of a Windows server

Please follow the following steps to enable traffic for a new ipaddress that is introduced to the network adapter:

-> Start -> Control Panel -> View Network Status and Tasks

-> Click on 'local area connection' -> Properties -> Highlight 'Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)'
-> Click on 'properties' -> 'Advanced' -> And then 'add' in the 'ip addresses' box. Enter here the extra ipaddress.

In most cases the 'subnet mask' is -> Click on 'add' -> 'ok' -> 'ok' -> 'ok' -> 'close'.

The extra ipaddress is now activated.

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