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Support Engineer II Interview

-Milwaukee, WI


What causes a machine to receive a 169.x.x.x IP address?

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APAPI - Due to DHCP server being unavailable

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It is Apipa, when there is no IP address, may be due to cable, port or whatever, and we force for an IP address, Apipa comes up. and also it is computer generated. not dhcp.

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