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Turn Off or On of DHCP server when resetting the IP address of host stations?

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Windows Server 2003Microsoft Server OS
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I have a DHCP and DNS server(OS: Windows Server 2003 ST).

When I reset IP address of the host stations, I have to turn off the server's forewall, which I believe is not safe at all.

Is there any way to reset IP address of the host stations (with a remote connection from each host) wtih the firewall on?

Thanks a lot!

duta