System Administration Guide: IP Services

Adding Addresses to the DHCP Service

Before you add addresses, you must add the network that owns them to the DHCP service. See Adding DHCP Networks for information about adding networks.

You can add addresses with DHCP Manager or pntadm.

On networks that are already managed by the DHCP service, you can add addresses in several ways with DHCP Manager:

The following figure shows the Create Address dialog box. The Duplicate Address dialog box is identical to the Create Address dialog box, except that the text fields display the values for an existing address.

Figure 10–8 Create Address Dialog Box

Dialog box shows Address tab, which includes fields IP Address, Client Name, Comment. Shows pull-down list called Configuration Macro.

The following figure shows the first dialog of the Address Wizard, used to add a range of IP addresses.

Figure 10–9 Address Wizard

The context describes the purpose of the graphic. Shows Number of IP Addresses and Comment fields, back and forward arrows, Cancel, and Help buttons.