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Following on from the interest in my DHCP and PXE Boot Process Explained blog post a few weeks ago I thought it might be useful to give an example of how DHCP works in a real world example where we have multiple subnets, routers and remote offices.

Real World Example

An example of what we hav...

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Recently I came across a scenario where we had to troubleshoot why a laptop wasn't rebuilding via SCCM and I thought it would be good to write an article explaining the PXE boot process and how DHCP is linked to that.

Basic DHCP Process

The simplest of DHCP processes goes as follows:

  • The c...

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I have complied some notes on how to install and configure DHCP using Powershell cmdlets.  These can come in handy for setting up lab environments quickly or scripting changes within your environment easily.

The first cmdlet is how to install the necessary role: Install-WindowsFeature -IncludeMa...

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