DHCP Restore/Migration

DHCP Backup / Migration / Restore

DHCP Migration windows server 2016 to windows server 2019

Before starting migration just take the backup first.

Open cmd as administrator

Type help and go to server

And export DHCP Server


Netsh dhcp>help

Netsh dhcp>server

Export c:\dhcp2016 all

successfully dhcp backup done.

Install DHCP in Windows server 2019 – New server for restore

go to wins server manager

Copy backup dhcp2016 to 2019 server

While restore or migration stop dhcp server


Import DHCP  to DC2

open powershell or command promt as as administrator

type netsh



then help and type server

import c:\dhcp2016

so, now restoration done successfully

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