How to Add IP Addresses to Windows Server

Using netsh command.

The command prompt method is fastest and we suggest it first. To add IP addresses to a Windows VPS or Windows Server, first open Command Prompt at Start > Run > cmd.

Enter the command for each new IP address to add to the system:

netsh interface ipv4 add address “Local Area Connection” 

Change “” to your additional IP. The subnet mask is usually – Please contact us for confirmation of netmask before doing this.

Adding IP Addresses to Windows.

Navigate to Control Panel > Network & Internet > Network Connections and Change Adapter Settings

Right click “Local Area Connection” and choose Properties.

Select TCP/IPv4 and click Properties.

  • Check that your server is configured to use a specific IP address, netmask, and gateway.
  • Click Advanced… and Add to enter your additional IP addresses. In most cases, the same Subnet mask as the primary IP is used.
  • Once all the IP addresses are configured, click OK through all of the settings windows. The IP addresses are now connected to the system.

Last Modified: January 09 2018 18:07:04