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IP Address Settings - Windows XP

DHCP is the preferred method for setting up your computer to connect to the Trinity Hall network.

Click "Start" -> "Control Panel".

start menu

Click the "Network and Internet Connections" option.

control panel

Then click the "Network Connections" option.

network control panel

Double click the icon labelled "Local Area Connection". The icon may have a number after it, for example "Local Area Connection 5".

LAN Status

Click the "Properties" button.

LAN Status

Select "Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)" and click "Properties".

LAN properties

Ensure that "Obtain an IP address automatically" and "Obtain DNS server address automatically" are selected, then click OK

TCP/IP configuration

Close all open windows and reboot the computer if Windows asks. You should now be connected to the network.