Problem with CMD Prompt

By Phaillure ยท 4 replies
Aug 3, 2009
  1. i am trying to figure out me ip and dns server. i go to cmd prompt via 'Start-Run-CMD' and when in CMD i type in ipconfig /all, and also just ipconfig and it comes up with this message.

    'ipconfig' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program batch file.

    Any suggestions as to what i can do to fix this or find out my information elso where?
  2. red1776

    red1776 Omnipotent Ruler of the Universe Posts: 5,224   +164

    i missed the second part, ipconfig doesn't do it either?
    I cant remember, but you may have to be under admin to use cmd
  3. Phaillure

    Phaillure TS Rookie Topic Starter

    that did not work, i tried on all accounts on the computer, still getting the same message
  4. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,276   +461

    You are probably having a pathing issue. Try changing directory to your %WINDOWS%\System32 directory then typing ipconfig
  5. Bobbye

    Bobbye Helper on the Fringe Posts: 16,334   +36

    You are showing the space but are you actually leaving it:

    type ipconfigspace/all
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