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What is the name of the UDP protocol that automatically

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What is the name of the UDP protocol that automatically provides TCP/IP host configuration information to PCs, and what UDP port numbers does it use?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Networking
Expert:  Byron replied 1 year ago.

Hi. My name is***** you for your question and the opportunity to assist. DHCP (dynamic host configuration protocol) is what provides the information to connected PCs.

UDP port number 67 is the destination port of a server, and UDP port number 68 is used by the client.

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