Ip dhcp pool, Syntax description, Defaults – Cisco 32369 User Manual

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ip dhcp pool

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ip dhcp pool

To configure a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) address pool on a Cisco IOS DHCP
Server and enter DHCP pool configuration mode, use the ip dhcp pool global configuration
command. Use the no form of this command to remove the address pool.

ip dhcp pool name

no ip dhcp pool name

Syntax Description


DHCP address pools are not configured.

Command Modes

Global configuration

Usage Guidelines

This command first appeared in Cisco IOS Release 12.0(1)T.

During execution, the configuration mode changes to DHCP pool configuration mode, identified by
the (config-dhcp)# prompt. In this mode, the administrator can configure pool parameters, like the
IP subnet number and default router list.


The following example configures pool1 as the DHCP address pool:

ip dhcp pool pool1

Related Commands

ip dhcp excluded-address
network (DHCP)


Can either be a symbolic string (such as “engineering”) or an integer
(such as 0).