You must attach a DHCP server to the overlay logical switch before the DHCP server can process DHCP requests from VMs connected to the switch.

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Use the auto-created DHCP profile for the DHCP server.


  1. From the NSX Cloud dashboard, click NSX Manager.

    NSX Manager opens in the current browser window.

  2. Select Switching > Switches from the navigation panel.
  3. Click the overlay logical switch created by NSX Cloud.
  4. Click Actions > Attach DHCP Server.


See Attach a DHCP Server to a Logical Switch in the NSX-T Administration Guide.