Assign an advanced (class-based) option
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
To assign an advanced (class-based) option
In the console tree, choose one:
Click Server Options, if you want to assign advanced options for use by all new scopes at the DHCP server.
DHCP/applicable DHCP server/Server Options
Click Scope Options, if you want to assign advanced options for use by a specific scope at the DHCP server.
DHCP/applicable DHCP server/applicable superscope (if used)/applicable scope/Scope Options
Right-click the folder, and click Configure Options.
Click the Advanced tab.
Select from the following:
For Vendor class, scroll to select the defined vendor class at the DHCP server (or use the default, DHCP Standard Options) for assigning options for the server or scope.
For User class, scroll to select the defined user class at the DHCP server (or use the default, Default User Class) for assigning options for the server or scope.
In the list of Available Options, select the check box for the first option you want to configure.
Under Data entry, type the information required for this option.
Repeat the two previous steps for any other options you want to specify, and then click OK.
To open DHCP, click Start, click Settings, click Control Panel, double-click Administrative Tools, and then double-click DHCP.
If a class-based option is assigned, it only applies to DHCP clients that are identified as members of the specified user or vendor class.
Information about functional differences
- Your server might function differently based on the version and edition of the operating system that is installed, your account permissions, and your menu settings. For more information, see Viewing Help on the Web.