HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters\Interfaces\ interface-name

Data type


Default value


IPAddress[ IPAddress...]

(There is no default value for this entry. DHCP configures the value.)


Specifies the IP addresses of the interface, as configured by Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).

The IP address of the interface is determined by this entry, which DHCP configures, and by the IPAddress entry, which the user can configure. If the value of IPAddress contains a valid address or list of addresses (to replaceĀ, it takes precedence over the value of DhcpIPAddress.


The DHCP client service adds this entry to the registry when the service is enabled. The DHCP client service maintains it for internal use. Do not delete this entry or change its value.

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