Adding option definitions to a DHCP vendor profile - BlueCat Address Manager - 9.0.0

Address Manager Administration Guide

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BlueCat Address Manager
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9.0.0

Add DHCP vendor option definitions to a DHCP vendor profile.

To add option definitions to a DHCP vendor profile:

  1. Select the Administration tab. Tabs remember the page you last worked on, so select the tab again to ensure you're on the Administration page.
  2. Under Data Management, click DHCP Server Settings.
  3. Click Vendor Profiles.
  4. Under Vendor Profiles, click a vendor profile name. The Details tab for the vendor profile opens.
  5. Click the Options tab.
  6. Under Options, click New.
  7. Under General, define or edit the Vendor Profile Option in these fields:
    ID—type a value in the range of 1 to 254.
    Note: You can only set the ID when creating the option. When editing an existing option, you cannot change the ID.

    Name—type the common name for the option. The name must be unique within the vendor profile.

    Display Name—type the display name or screen name for the option. This can be different than the Name (above).

    Description—type a description of the information passed by the option.

    Type—select a data type for the option from the drop-down menu.

    Allow multiple—select to allow the option to accept multiple values.
    Note: Allow multiple is not available for the Text, Boolean, and String data type.
  8. Click Add or Add Next to add another option.