On a Windows host, you can change the range of IP addresses and the duration of DHCP licenses for NAT and host-only networks that use a DHCP service to distribute IP addresses.


  1. Select Edit > Virtual Network Editor.
  2. Select the NAT or host-only network, and click DHCP Settings
    Table 1. DHCP Settings



    Start IP address and End IP address

    The range of IP addresses that the virtual DHCP service provides on the selected virtual network.

    Default lease time and Max lease time

    Select the duration of the DHCP leases that the DHCP service provides to clients on the virtual network.