Configuring a Windows DHCP server to update a client's host and PTR records - BlueCat Address Manager - 9.0.0

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Set your Windows DHCP server to update both host and PTR records.

To configure a Windows DHCP server to update a client’s host and PTR records:

  1. Navigate to the configuration or server level.
  2. Click the Deployment Options tab.
  3. Click New, then select DHCP Service Option. The Add DHCP Service Deployment Option page opens.
  4. From the Option drop-down menu, select Client Updates.
  5. Clear the Enabled check box.
  6. In the Servers section, determine the servers to which this option applies:
    • To apply the option to all servers in the configuration select All Servers.
      Attention: Server Groups only support BlueCat DNS/DHCP Servers.
    • To apply the option to a specific server select Specific Server, then select a server from the drop-down menu.
  7. Click Add.