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How to configure DHCP server for PXE?

DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) server is a default gateway which assigns the IP addres to all the machines in the network. Manage Engine OS Deployer PXE server runs as a windows service with Desktop Central/OS Deployer server. It is required to configure network DHCP server with PXE server details. The target client machines will be connecting with the DHCP server to check for machine IP details where PXE server (TFTP server) is hosted. This PXE server will run once Desktop Central server starts. This document will help you configure PXE in DHCP server.

Configure PXE in the DHCP server by clicking on the server that you are using,

Note: To know more about how PXE works, click here.