Registers and updates IP addresses and DNS records for your computer. If this service is stopped, your computer will not receive dynamic IP addresses and DNS updates. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.
|Windows 10 edition||RTM||1511||1607|
|Display name:||DHCP Client|
|Path:||%WinDir%\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted|
The DHCP Client service is running as NT Authority\LocalService in a shared process of svchost.exe. Other services might run in the same process. If DHCP Client fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the Dhcp service has failed to start.
DHCP Client is unable to start, if at least one of the following services is stopped or disabled:
If DHCP Client is stopped, the following services cannot start:
1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.
2. Save the RestoreDHCPClientWindows10.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.
3. Right-click the downloaded batch file and select Run as administrator.
4. Restart the computer to save changes.
Note. Make sure that the
dhcpcore.dll file exists in the
%WinDir%\system32 folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 10 installation media.