Posted on 2011-09-08
Just got a cisco 2960 layer 2 switch at work. I configured the switch with 2 additional VLANs, but I kept 22 of the 24 ports assigned to the default VLAN1. Since this is a layer 2 switch is there any type of DHCP settings on this switch that needs to be enabled, so that the ports on VLAN1 will recieve IP addresses. I know this isn't a switch that does any type of routing, so I'm trying to figure out how to get an IP addresses from a DHCP server. I'm new to cisco switches so I don't know much about them.