Difference between dns and dhcp server Tags: LAN DHCP DNS Servers Networking Last response: September 10, 2010 6:39 PM in Networking Share Anonymous September 9, 2010 6:54:38 AM Hello, More about : difference dns dhcp server Emerald September 9, 2010 7:28:09 AM http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dns_server http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DHCP_server m 0 l schm1tty September 10, 2010 6:39:56 PM DHCP is what gives the computers on your network their IP addresses. DYNAMIC HOST CONFIGURATION PROTOCOL DNS is what converts the words google.com to the ip address 184.108.40.206 DOMAIN NAME SYSTEM These are essential for any network to function properly(well not dhcp, but you would need static ip's for everything, and face it...we're too lazy for that ) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Router with Tomato's Features - Static DHCP / DNS Integration and OpenVPN Server Forum Windows Server 2008 as AD, DNS, DHCP, NAT, PAT with 2 NIC installed Forum Dhcp and dns difference Forum DNS/DHCP with Windows Server 2008 with a DHCP Router Forum How to configure dns dhcp proxy domain controller and ftp server all in one on 2 Forum DHCP server to DNS server record updation is unsuccessful Forum DNS/DHCP Server Question. Forum Problems getting standalone DHCP server to update DNS Forum Can I setup DNS and DHCP Server in a Child Domain? Forum Advice on 2nd Domain Controller, DNS and DHCP server. Forum DNS and DHCP Server Forum DHCP DNS (obtain DNS server automatically) not working Forum Windows 2000 DNS WINS DHCP server upgrade Forum DHCP assigned DNS server changing from assigned to 10.10.1.1 Forum What is the difference between wireless zero configuration and wireless pan dhcp Forum DHCP and DNS servers Forum DNS and DHCP in different domains Forum Diffrence between Default gateway and DNS Server on the LAN Properties Forum Is there a difference between Server RAM and Desktop RAM? Forum Switching between automatic IP address/DNS server, and cho.. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !