No DNS Name Resolution If DHCP Client Service Is Not Running
- Right-click the My Computer icon on your desktop, and then click Manage.
- In the Computer Management console, double-click Services and Applications, and then click Services.
- In the rightmost window, right-click DHCP Client and then click Properties.
- Change Startup type to Automatic, and then click OK.
- Right-click the DHCP Client service again, and then click Start.
The DHCP Client service is set to start automatically by default in Windows 2000.
The DHCP Client Service is also responsible for registering Dynamic DNS (DDNS) names in Windows 2000.
Important The DHCP client service is required for registration of DNS records computers with DHCP and statically assigned IP addresses.
For additional information about Dynamic DNS and the DHCP Client, click the article numbers below to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Article ID: 268674 - Last Review: 12/05/2015 21:04:55 - Revision: 3.4
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