Why would you reserve an IP address?
You can reserve an IP address in a DHCP scope to ensure a device receives the same IP address every time your server reboots and the device is detected.
Why does a printer need an IP address?
Your printer’s IP address is kind of like its street addresses. Without it, you can’t send your printer any print jobs or give it any other commands. Here’s how to find your printer’s IP address on a Mac or Windows PC.
Is it good to reserve an IP address?
For example, a static IP address is necessary if your computer is configured as a server, such as an FTP server or web server. If you want to ensure that people can always access your computer to download files, force the computer to use a static, never-changing IP address.
How do I reserve an IP address for a printer?
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What is address reservation?
Address Reservation allows you to reserve IP addresses for specific devices by associating each device’s unique MAC address. Therefore, when a specified device connects to the router, the router’s DHCP server will recognize its MAC address and assign it the reserved IP address instead of any other IP address.