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  • DHCP Server 2003

    I am using Windows server 2003 r2 service pack 2 as domain controller, dhcp & dns server. all servers and printers have static IP's and all workstations have dhcp address pool is - .229 scope
    In the address leases i am getting bad_address
    this is the only server with dhcp enabled have other servers but they are not dhcp servers. today i had about 50 bad addresses. also have 6 pc with reservations.
    any help...thanks

    this should be in the Operating Systems thread
    Last edited by jeffaz; 30th May 2007, 22:27. Reason: this should be in the Operating Systems thread

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    Re: DHCP Server 2003

    Bad_address appears in DHCP Scope when the same ip is already used in network

    Take some steps to resolve the problem

    1. Find out total devices on ur network.
    2. decide which will have static/dynamic ip & plan ur scope accordingly.
    3. Confiure DHCP to detect IP conflict at least once before handing out ips.
    MCSE 2003,MCSA- Messaging 2003, VCP