VPN Windows Domain Controller and DHCP

mdoolittle
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I have an office in a remote location. I am removing their window's domain controller and having everyone sign on through our VPN (set up in our routers) to our domain controller here in the main office. How do I set up DHCP correctly to give them the correct gateway etc so they surf out their router and not through the VPN up to our router?
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Configure a DHCP relay agent in your remote office.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc782859(WS.10).aspx

or you can configure it in a router too...
heres an informational page:http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6350/products_configuration_guide_chapter09186a00804412bf.html

SUMMARY STEPS
1. enable

2. configure terminal

3. interface type number

4. ip helper-address address

DETAILED STEPS
   Command or Action  Purpose  
Step 1  
 enable

Example:
Router> enable
 Enables privileged EXEC mode.

•Enter your password if prompted.
 
Step 2  
 configure terminal

Example:
Router# configure terminal
 Enters global configuration mode.
 
Step 3  
 interface type number

Example:
Router(config)# interface FastEthernet0/0
 Configures an interface and enters interface configuration mode.
 
Step 4  
 ip helper-address address

Example:
Router(config-if)# ip helper-address 172.16.1.2
 Forwards UPD broadcasts, including BOOTP and DHCP.

•The address argument can be a specific DHCP server address, or it can be the network address if other DHCP servers are on the destination network segment. Using the network address enables other servers to respond to DHCP requests.

•If you have multiple servers, you can configure one helper address for each server.

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