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I have set up a AD integrated server deploying also the role of DNS server. What I want is to put an alias for a specific host of my domain, putting an alias (CNAME) different from the domain name (for example, if the domain is, the alias should be Is this possible in Windows Server 2008 and how? Thank you very much in advance.

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I am not sure what you want. Can you try to be more specific? – Zoredache Jan 13 '10 at 23:10

So it seems like you are saying that your AD domain is and to create a cname from some other domain that points at a resource in your AD integrated domain.

Do you own this other domain? If so, simply set up this other domain on your DNS server and create a CNAME.

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