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Configure DHCP Reservation in Windows Server 2012 R2

After configuring DHCP scope, the next tasks that you probably need to do is setting up DHCP reservation. DHCP reservation ensures that a specific DHCP client to always get the same IP address. It’s very useful for some clients that needs fixed IP address without static IP configuration. In this post, we’re going to learn […]
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Configure DHCP Scope in Windows Server 2012 R2

After finishing DHCP server installation, the next thing to do is creating a new DHCP Scope. You need to create a DHCP scope for each subnet that you want to distribute in the network. In each scope you will define the IP address, netmask, gateway, and several other DHCP options. Administrator can choose to Configure […]
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Configure DNS Dynamic Update in Windows DHCP Server

Did you know that Windows DHCP server can update records dynamically for its clients on DNS server? Having DHCP server updating DNS records for client machines is very useful if you have a network application that relies so much on the name resolution for its communication. However, the default configuration of Windows DHCP server is […]
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Installing DHCP Role in Windows Server 2012 R2

Dynamic Host Control Protocol or DHCP is a method of distributing IP address for hosts in the network. A host in the network will act as the DHCP server and will assign IP address for other hosts in the network who requests for IP address a.k.a the DHCP clients. Windows Server 2012 R2 can be […]