39D-Link DAP-2553 User Manual
Section 3 - Conﬁguration
Dynamic Pool Settings
The DHCP address pool denes the range of the
IP address that can be assigned to stations in the
network. A Dynamic Pool allows wireless stations
to receive an available IP with lease time control. If
needed or required in the network, the DAP-2553 is
capable of acting as a DHCP server.
Dynamic Host Conguration Protocol (DHCP)
assigns dynamic IP addresses to devices on
the network. This protocol simplies network
management and allows new wireless devices
to receive IP addresses automatically without
the need to manually assign new IP addresses.
Select Enable to allow the DAP-2553 to function
as a DHCP server.
Input the rst IP address available for assignment
on your network.
Enter the number of IP addresses available for
assignment. IP addresses are increments of the IP address specied in the “IP Assigned From” eld.
All devices in the network must have the same subnet mask to communicate. Enter the submask for the network here.
Enter the IP address of the gateway on the network.
Specify the Windows Internet Naming Service (WINS) server address for the wireless network. WINS is a system that
determines the IP address of a network computer that has a dynamically assigned IP address.
The Range of