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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

How to enable IPv6 addresses on your Windows box using netsh

Since something related to networking is my usual topic of choice, with a magnifying glass on Cisco-specific targets, it may seem odd to see the word ‘Windows’ in my title. However, since its progress is inexorable and its arrival is unstoppable, it pays to get more familiar with IPv6 and how to configure it. In this blog … Continue reading How to enable IPv6 addresses on your Windows box using netsh