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I have a problem with Configuring DHCP Reservations:

in the client, ipconfig: Address Leases is: 192.168.188.20

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then in the client computer: ipconfig /release

but when i config the Reservations with the fix IP address is: 192.168.188.100 in the sever computer (throught vmnet1) and in the client computer: ipconfig /renew ... it's not work: the address lease is still 192.168.188.20 always!

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Someone help me!

Many Thanks!

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Is your client set up for dhcp? I know it sounds dumb, but no harm in checking. –  Sagar Aug 24 '10 at 14:23

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Are you using bridged or NAT networking in your guest? If your DHCP server is on a separate machine/network to the guest you'll need to use bridged networking.

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the exercise required Host-only! –  Fri13th May 5 '10 at 9:22
    
Host only should also work for that. You don't have to have bridged if your client and server are on the same vmnet –  Sagar Aug 24 '10 at 14:21

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