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Hello,

I have a Netware server and I think it is providing DHCP services. It shouldn't be and it's not assigning IP addresses to anyone, but when I shut down the server it says that it is also shutting down DHCP services. Where do I check to see if DHCP is enabled or disabled? I would like to turn it off.

Thanks,
John

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In NetWare v6.5, the DHCP Server is typically loaded with a statement like this in the SYS:SYSTEM\AUTOEXEC.NCF file:

LOAD DHCPSRVR

It may also appear as:

DHCPSRVR

To insure it is not loaded in the future, simply place a # in front of that statement, like so:

#DHCPSRVR

To unload it from the server without having to down/reboot the server, at the console prompt enter --> UNLOAD DHCPSRVR
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