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Understanding DHCP – Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol and APIPA – Automatic Private IP Addressing

This content is from our CompTIA Network + Video Certification Training Course. Start training today! In this section, we’re going to be talking about how to get IP addresses onto client machines, or workstations using DHCP – Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol and APIPA – Automatic Private IP Addressing. Let’s take a look at these options. … Continue reading Understanding DHCP – Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol and APIPA – Automatic Private IP Addressing

Troubleshooting DHCP server pools and DHCP clients on Cisco routers

Have you ever encountered a situation where you have configured a Cisco router as your DHCP server, you think you have followed all the steps, and yet the downstream devices don’t seem to be cooperating?  I have built a scenario which I hope will demonstrate some of the pitfalls and gotchas that can interfere with … Continue reading Troubleshooting DHCP server pools and DHCP clients on Cisco routers