troubleshooting Question

Lock down switches/network ports

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We have a number of network ports connected to a switch that we wish to lock down so that users cannot plug their own DHCP routers into and possibly cause conflicts on our network.

We're happy for them to wirelessly enable their own apartment/room so that they can use multiple devices on that network port but we don't want to get to a situation where their equipment is offering out IP addresses to other equipment on the same network.

Is there an easy way to achieve this? We have HP switching everywhere.

Thanks in advance.
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