Join Mike Meyers for an in-depth discussion in this video Rogue DHCP servers, part of CompTIA Network+ (N10-006) Cert Prep: 3 The World of TCP/IP.
- The great thing about DHCP is that it's simple…and reliable and assuming you've got it setup…initially properly, it will pretty much run for years…and you won't even think about it.…The downside is is that when DHCP does go down…because you're not thinking about DHCP as an issue…it can sometimes be kind of hard to diagnose.…So what I wanna do now is go to a process…of diagnosing and fixing some common DHCP errors.…The big thing to keep in mind more than anything else…is that all DHCP problems manifest in the same way.…
You're gonna open up a web browser…and because you don't have a legitimate IP address…or default gateway or DNS, you're not gonna be able…to get on the internet.…So with that in mind, let's figure out…how to deal with DHCP.…All right, so here I got my Windows system…and I've actually shut off all the DHCP servers…on my network.…So to prove to you that I'm really not on the internet.…Let's go to Google.…Thud, okay so, clearly I'm not on the internet right now.…
So what I'm gonna do is I'm gonna go to Command Prompt…
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Q: This course was updated on 06/20/2017. What changed?
A: The following topic was updated: subnetting with CIDR.