Windows Secondary IP only works with IP within same VLAN?

By targotargo ·

As subject. Inside "Advance TCP/IP settings" of Windows, we can add additional IP addresses and gateway. Will it work if the IP is in a different vlan. (i.e. Primary IP VLAN1 and Secondary IP

I don't want to upgrade the Intel NIC driver and use the NIC tool to enable VLAN interface.


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Shouldn't matter

by jayson.allen In reply to Windows Secondary IP only ...

If your having issues connecting to something on the secondary IP, it's probably a DNS issue. Make sure you have a DNS server listed that is on that network, or add a static setting to a server via the hosts file. Otherwise, you will need to add the gateway used by the secondary IP address.

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Not a DNS Issue

by targotargo In reply to Shouldn't matter

Thanks for your reply.

The server is using an IP address of which is within the VLAN1 and I added a secondary IP of which is within the VLAN2. After do so, I was not able to ping So, I am wondering the Windows secondary IP only works with IP within the same VLAN since windows won't send add vlan tag into a packet.

What do you think?

Thanks & Regards,

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