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


  1. From your browser, log in to an NSX Manager at https://nsx-manager-ip-address.
  2. Select Switching > Switches from the navigation panel.
  3. Click the logical switch that you intend to attach a DHCP server to.
  4. Click Actions > Attach DHCP Server.