Multiple DHCP scopes on 3560 switch

Posted on 2009-05-09
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
Hi experts,

I don't have a 3560 to test this on, so I figured I'd ask first.
Is it possible to create multiple DHCP pools on a 3560 switch or can I only create 1? For example, If I have 3 VLANS, can I create 3 separate pools and have the IIP Helper addresses pointing to each of the VLANS?

Question by:typertec
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Expert Comment

ID: 24346928
Will the dhcp server be connected to all three VLANs?

Author Comment

ID: 24347051
Can I create 3 scopes?

VLAN 100 is:
VLAN 200 is:
VLAN 300 is:

The 3560 will have ports that exists on either of those 3 vlans.
Would I be able to make 3 scopes and have the IP Helper address point to the VLAN interface?

int VLAN 100
IP helper address

int VLAN 200
IP helper address

int VLAN 300
IP helper address

Expert Comment

ID: 24348637
what do you mean the vlan interface?

Accepted Solution

c01000100 earned 400 total points
ID: 24353043
-yes- 3560's with the appropriate IOS will support multiple dhcp pools.  tested on 3560p ios 12.2(25)SEE4

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