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Authorize DHCP on a Windows 2008 server in a worgroup environment

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Can I Authorize DHCP on a Windows 2008 server in a worgroup environment. Our company sold a TMG Firewall sollution to a small company, but they want this server to dish out IP addresses as well.
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by:Andy_23
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Yes You can but be aware of that:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949530

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You cant authorise a DHCP server in a workgroup - it will work without being authorised in such a case
You can have two DHCP server PROVIDING  that they issue compliemtary non-overlapping ranges
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by:Andy_23
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KCTS is right, sorry for wrong answer I was thinking about something else.
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by:Mornepot
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Thanks for the help, I'll give it a shot today. I just thought MS added aditional security measures on DHCP for Windows2008R2
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This question has been classified as abandoned and is being closed as part of the Cleanup Program. See my comment at the end of the question for more details.
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