Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is the automatic distribution of IP address to the clients in a networking system. In addition to IP, DHCP provides subnet mask, default gateway, and DNS.

First, we should install the DHCP server role. Then configure the scope and options. You can do such tasks…

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  1. Create a Computer Object as well as a User Object in Active Directory Users and Computers on the server.
  2. Now go to your computer ‘System’ via Control Panel or Properties of My Computer and join it to the domain. You might face a DNS issue, then go to the adapter settings of your computer settings and set its DNS as the IP address of your server.
  3. Then the computer name will automatically get added to the ‘Computer’ Default Container in Active Directory Users and Computers on the server.
  4. Or, if you are creating the Computer Object first, then this name has to match the client's Computer name.

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Shir Hussain Tabesh

Shir Hussain Tabesh

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