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Windows DHCP: Number of Free Addresses in DHCP Pools

Distribution: official part of Check_MK
License: GPL
Supported Agents: Windows

This check uses the output of "netsh dhcp server show mibinfo" as sent by the Checkmk windows agent when using the appropriate agent plugin. The check uses the values "free", "used" and "pending" leases to monitor the usage of the DHCP pools.

Each DHCP pool will result in one service on the DHCP server.

The check will raise WARNING/CRITICAL states when the thresholds of free or used addresses are reached. The thresholds need to be given as percentage or absolute values.


The name of the DHCP pool as configured on the DHCP server.


One service is created for each DHCP pool on the DHCP server.