Windows TCP/IP Reset

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Description:

Do these steps to reset the TCP/IP stack for Windows. This is often use on “Home” editions of Windows that are having networking issues.

To Resolve:

  1. Start – search “cmd” – right click – Run As Administrator

  2. Type:

netsh int ip reset resetlog.txt

  1. Type:
    netsh winsock reset

  2. Type:
    netsh int ipv4 reset

  3. Type:
    netsh int ipv6 reset

  4. Reboot the computer. Of course, this can be made into a batch file:

echo "Starting networking stack reset"
cd %windir%\system32
netsh int ip reset c:\windows\temp\resetlog.txt
netsh winsock reset
netsh int ipv4 reset
netsh int ipv6 reset
echo "Networking stack reset"
PAUSE
shutdown -r -f -t 03