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Ipconfig / Flushdns , successful but not helpful

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Ipconfig / Flushdns , successful but not helpful

I have windows7 computer [not joined to he domain] that has changed the IP address.
 from my computer if I ping Windows7 computer it will still try to reach the old IP Address
C:\Users\Administrator.TEST>ping windows7

Pinging windows7.Test.local [192.168.254.166] with 32 bytes of data:
Reply from 192.168.254.129: Destination host unreachable.
Reply from 192.168.254.129: Destination host unreachable.
Reply from 192.168.254.129: Destination host unreachable.
Reply from 192.168.254.129: Destination host unreachable.

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However if I ping by the new IP and with -a  switch it will ping successfully.
C:\Users\Administrator.TEST>ping -a 192.168.254.167

Pinging Windows7 [192.168.254.167] with 32 bytes of data:
Reply from 192.168.254.167: bytes=32 time<1ms TTL=128
Reply from 192.168.254.167: bytes=32 time=1ms TTL=128
Reply from 192.168.254.167: bytes=32 time<1ms TTL=128
Reply from 192.168.254.167: bytes=32 time<1ms TTL=128

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I have restarted DNS client service on my computer, I have run Ipconfig/Flushdns , but still did not resolve the issue. ...
I do not have anything configured on my host file


Any help?

Thank you
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