Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people, just like you, are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
Solved

Authorize DHCP on a Windows 2008 server in a worgroup environment

Posted on 2010-09-21
6
625 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-28
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.
0
Comment
Question by:Mornepot
6 Comments
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:Andy_23
ID: 33723835
Yes You can but be aware of that:

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

0
 
LVL 70

Accepted Solution

by:
KCTS earned 500 total points
ID: 33723865
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
0
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:Andy_23
ID: 33723963
KCTS is right, sorry for wrong answer I was thinking about something else.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Mornepot
ID: 33732266
Thanks for the help, I'll give it a shot today. I just thought MS added aditional security measures on DHCP for Windows2008R2
0
 
LVL 59

Expert Comment

by:LeeTutor
ID: 34914386
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.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: SSL Checker

Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Issue: One Windows 2008 R2 64bit server on the network unable to connect to a buffalo Device (Linkstation) with firmware version 1.56. There are a total of four servers on the network this being one of them. Troubleshooting Steps: Connect via h…
Know what services you can and cannot, should and should not combine on your server.
As developers, we are not limited to the functions provided by the VBA language. In addition, we can call the functions that are part of the Windows operating system. These functions are part of the Windows API (Application Programming Interface). U…
This Micro Tutorial will give you a basic overview of Windows DVD Burner through its features and interface. This will be demonstrated using Windows 7 operating system.

840 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question