In order to enable the DHCP server on an interface, that interface must have a static IP address. If you have followed the recipes in order, you should have at least one interface with a static IP address (the LAN interface). This example will show how to configure the DHCP server on the LAN interface.
- Navigate to
- Click on the
LANtab, if it isn’t selected already.
General Options, check the
Enable DHCP server on LAN interfacecheckbox:
- In the
Rangeedit boxes, enter a range of IP addresses for the DHCP server to assign to clients. The range must be contiguous and within the range listed next to
- If you do not need more than a single range of IP addresses, proceed to Step 6. Otherwise, perform the following steps to add multiple IP address pools:
Additional Pools, click on...