We are running a 5.1 network and just beginning to migrate from IPX to

IP. The servers and clients are currently running IP and IPX. We can

connect using IP if we specify an address for the clients, but we
seem to connect using DHCP services (no IP address is assigned and an
connection results).

We have configured DHCP but have not configured DNS (DNS not
We have configured DHCP, defined a subnet and created a subnet
range and loaded DHCPSRVR

Any thoughts on what we missed?
Do you need DNS to run DHCP?
Does DHCP make sense for a network of 2 servers and 40 clients?


Ray Martin, NYS Department of Health