Adjust the settings of the wired net card (Fixed IP) - Windows 7

1) Right click networking icon in the lower right corner and choose “Open Networkand Sharing center":
Network and sharing center

2) Click “Change adapter settings” on the left in the “Network and Sharing center“ window:
adapter settings

3) Right click “Local Area Connection” and choose “Properties”:
Local area- properties

4) Click “Internet Protocol Version 4” and then “Properties”:

5) You put the IP address in the window below. Check “Use the following IP address” and “Use the following DNS server address”.

You have probably received an IP address by now if you have applied for one. Where is says IP address you type the address you were given.

Then you need to fill Subnet mask (usually and Default gateway (usually 130.208.same as for the third area in the IP address.254).
For Preferred DNS server you type and for Alternate server
IP address and DNS server

6) Click OK and OK again and the net card should be ready by now with a fixed IP address.