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In my DNS, I am getting a zone transferred to my Windows 2000 server. I would like to change the interval of refresh. But, I cannot because the entire SOA tab options are grayed out, disabled. I can click the tab SOA, but I cannot change anything. How can I change these options for refreshing? Thanks.

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If by "getting a zone transferred to my server" you mean that your server runs a slave zone, then yes: you cannot change data on a slave zone.

The data is entirely dictated by the master copy, which you don't control.

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doesn't it go out and query the server that has that zone every so often? –  johnny Aug 29 '12 at 14:28
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...yes, and ? Doesn't change the fact that you cannot change the data of a slave zone. –  adaptr Aug 29 '12 at 14:31

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