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[Solved] Ethernet Doesn’t have a Valid IP Configuration

Written by Rohit Salve

Are you facing Ethernet Doesn’t have a Valid IP Configuration error?

The computer is a vast and complex combination of algorithmic waves and sophisticated hardware. With the connectivity of the internet, it brings the whole world into our hands. Like us, the system also gets affected by problems and issues. Maximum PC users use Microsoft’s Windows as the primary operating system due to its user friendliness. But sometimes it also shows issues, Ethernet doesn’t have a valid IP configuration is one of these and many users (including me) don’t find the proper cause to resolve it effectively without taking much time.

Let’s have a detailed discussion on this (Ethernet Doesn’t have a Valid IP Configuration) today. first of all, let me clear you some myths related to this. There is no single specific reason behind this; you better can say a bunch of reasons can cause this issue.

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Why Ethernet doesn’t have a valid IP configuration shows up & how the system works

Before going to fix this, we have to find out the actual happening behind this. Ethernet doesn’t have a valid IP configuration is shown when our system is set to receive IP address automatically and configure the system settings accordingly. Our systems receive IP addresses from DHCP servers, but if it failed to load the IP, this error message pops up on the window.

Checklist for getting into the technical solve Center for Ethernet Doesn’t have a Valid IP Configuration Error

At first check, the PC and all the connector points whether there is any issue on your end or not. Check all ports and the below-mentioned points-

Reboot your PC and run “START” button and open the “WinX” menu and on the left side you can see an option “Choose what the power buttons do/choose what the power button does”. Click on that and choose “Change settings that are currently unavailable”. Disable the first startup and save the changes. That’s all.

Check your system’s network adapter settings and if you found everything right then reboot the system or if you can’t understand what to do then simply uninstall the network adapter and re-install it on the system. Put all the details carefully and save changes.

If the problem persists, reset your router or check the cable once, that’s all.

Ethernet Doesn’t have a Valid IP Configuration

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How to fix Ethernet doesn’t have a valid IP configuration

At first log into your system with the admin account (if you have multiple accounts).

Once it’s opened fully, click on the “START” button on the left bottom corner of the windows and check into the “DESKTOP” option.

It’s time to press “WINDOWS” and “R” together using on the keyboard to run the command box. Then simply type “NCPA.CPL” and press “ENTER”.

It directs you to an open network connection window. Do a right click on it and disable the network interface from the context menu.

Wait a few seconds to get the NIC disabled and enable it again. Check whether it receives IP address from the DHCP server or not. It will.

Don’t hesitate to knock here if you are facing any other issue related to Ethernet doesn’t have a valid IP configuration.

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Rohit Salve

Hi I am Rohit Salve. I am the owner and editor of this blog. I love tech and like to write about it.

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