Two NIC's in a windows 2003 server, (two seperate networks?)
Posted on 2006-11-14
I see that vtobusman answered a question like mine on 1/13/2004, but I don't understand the answer. I'm using the same title as the previously posted question.
Basically, how do I configure two NICs, both pointing to the private network (behind the firewall) on a Windows Server 2003 domain controller?
According to the previous post, for "Local Area Connection #1", I need to go to the Advanced TCP/IP Settings dialog box from the TCP/IP Properties window. Under IP address, I need to add both IP addresses.
In my case, the two addresses are 192.168.0.81 (Local Area Connection #1) and 192.168.0.83 (Local Area Connection #2).
But when I try to assign 192.168.0.83 to the second NIC, the error that comes back is "The IP address 192.168.0.83 you have entered for this network adapter is already assigned to another adapter 'Realtek ...' on this computer. ...