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Windows 7: DHCP

01 Dec 2009   #1
sanspersonality

win7
 
 
DHCP

If i want to assign every device on my network an ip manually, should I disable DHCP on my router? or won't it make a difference.


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01 Dec 2009   #2
kronwhon

Windows 7
 
 

yes, you will want to disable DHCP on your router
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01 Dec 2009   #3
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

As long as you won't have any guest devices that might expect to get an IP address automatically or perhaps a virtual machine..you can safely disable DHCP after statically assigning everything else.
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