Windows - Unable to run the ipconfig command

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Windows - Unable to run the ipconfig command



Issue


I'm unable to run the ipconfig /all command, the following error message is displayed instead:
"ipconfig" is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file.

Solution


Launch the command prompt as administrator:
Published by deri58. Latest update on March 27, 2014 at 05:21 AM by deri58.
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