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IP clash of printer and router


BGT

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I have recently changed my broadband router and the IP address has changed from X.X.1.1 to X.X.1.247. Previously I had set the IP address of my HP printer to X.X.1.247 so it now clashes with my new router. When I try to access the printer's set up page to change it I of course go to the routers home page. How can I change the printer's IP?

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alanrwood

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Why not change the router's IP to X.X.1.1 and leave your printer as it is. Just make sure you include the 247 in the range for Auto DNS.

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alanrwood

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BGT

Could you please let us know if the problem was solved and how. That will benefit others in the future.

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alanrwood

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Thanks. This could be helpful to others

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