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vasanthravi77237
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DHCP

Hi ,

 

What are all the possible reason that client not getting ip address from DHCP server.

Ans needed for interview purpose.

 

Regards,

Vasanth R 

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balaji.bandi
VIP Expert

Many reasons .

 

1. device not connected network

2. device not configured or plugged in to correct port.,

3. Device connected port may be admin down.

4. Device connected port up but wrong VLAN

5. VLAN configured - but there is no IP helper address in Interface vlan

6. device not able to reach DHCP server ( routing issue)

 

Like so on list build based on the network. ( may be you can take single question and fill all your interview time).

 



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balaji.bandi
VIP Expert

Many reasons .

 

1. device not connected network

2. device not configured or plugged in to correct port.,

3. Device connected port may be admin down.

4. Device connected port up but wrong VLAN

5. VLAN configured - but there is no IP helper address in Interface vlan

6. device not able to reach DHCP server ( routing issue)

 

Like so on list build based on the network. ( may be you can take single question and fill all your interview time).

 



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Hi BB ,

 

Thanks for the reply , Am new to networking and in learning phase and attending interviews. Your inputs are highly important to my career.  

 

Regards,

Vasanth R

balaji.bandi
VIP Expert

There are many Video and Learning path available all over Youtube. - most welcome keep post your views this community will help you,



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