DHCP question

I created a dhcp scope 44.0-45.254. Its been a couple of days and its only handed out 44 addresses so far. Statistics show 226 of of 491 available addresses. Is there a way to force a .45 address to make sure it would work? Is static assigning a machine to a 45 address a good way to test to make sure that range works?
Thomas NSystems Analyst - Windows System AdministratorAsked:
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Tom CieslikIT EngineerCommented:
Make reservation for 45th machine based on MAC address, restart machine or (if this is computer) restart DHCP service. Make sure all settings on NIC adapter IPv4 ale set to dynamic.

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Thomas NSystems Analyst - Windows System AdministratorAuthor Commented:
Thank you.
Thomas NSystems Analyst - Windows System AdministratorAuthor Commented:
It worked
Tom CieslikIT EngineerCommented:
You're very welcome :)
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