What is DHCP?

Questions and Answers regarding wireless connections.

Short for Dynamic Host Control Protocol.  This protocol leases the IP address to the client for a short period of time when requested.  York College is using DHCP server for Wireless network. So make sure that your wireless network connection property is enabled to accept IP address automatically. To know how to setup the system to get the IP address automatically, please check “How to setup network connection” manual.