troubleshooting Question

Why do I not receive a new IP address when I connect my laptop to the network at work?

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I take my laptop from home to work and back.  When at home, my router assigns an IP address - allowing me to work.  When I go to work and connect, I do not automatically receive a new IP address (one appropriate to work's network).  If I do ipconfig /release  and then   /renew  I do get a new IP address (but I shouldn't have to do this).

TCP/IP settings are set to automatic.

What am I forgetting?


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