3
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1answer
464 views

How to forward missing DNS names of an existing zone in Windows DNS server?

I have setup DNS records for a public domain (say example.com) in my public DNS provider. Among the records, there are some A records of the type *.production.code.example.com that point to a specific ...
2
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1answer
845 views

PTR records not been created and/or updated

Windows domain, domain and forest functional levels at Windows Server 2003. Windows 2003 and 2008R2 domain controllers. Same for DNS (AD integrated). Dynamic updates on DNS zones are set to "Secure ...
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2answers
184 views

I think the DNS configuration I inherited is misconfigured. Would like help to verify

I hope this isn't too headache-inducing. Two servers, server1 (Windows Server 2003, IP 192.168.100.25) and server2 (Windows Server 2008, IP 192.168.100.22). server2 is the DHCP server and a DNS ...
3
votes
1answer
109 views

Prevent Server 2003 DNS from caching Failed Lookups

We have a Server 2003 running DNS with Root Hints but with some forwarders for specific domains that contain private services. The DNS servers for the private services are on site to site links, and ...
0
votes
1answer
428 views

Wrong DNS name for client when client connects to MySQL - how to use another client host name?

I'm trying use a host restricted MySQL user when connecting from one Amazon EC2 instance to another. I wanted to use elastic ip address for their dns function, but you can probably ignore the Amazon ...
7
votes
4answers
25k views

How do I determine what my DHCP server is?

I have a sad network left behind by some careless admins - I am in process of figuring out exactly what services are running where, not excluding the possibility that some services are running from ...
7
votes
4answers
1k views

Querying DNS for CNAMEs for a server

Is there a way to query our internal DNS entries to discover all the CNAME entries that point to a particular server? Edit: We're a Windows environment, Server 2003.
0
votes
1answer
478 views

Intranet with local DNS resolution issues

I have a DNS server running on Windows Server 2003 that is configured as the primary DNS server for my intranet. I have several DNS entries for our QA server and other local addresses set up there. ...
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votes
2answers
180 views

How to configure a domain name for use within the LAN only

I wish to create a domain name for use within the local LAN only. I have Windows Server 2003. Please guide me.
0
votes
1answer
69 views

Pulling application updates from closest server?

Setup: 6 Major Sites with Server 2003/2008 DCs doing DHCP/AD Integrated DNS, each on their own subnet. All connect back to datacenter through a 3 mbps WAN ERP server running in the datacenter, ...
0
votes
2answers
151 views

Issues with DNS and Full Qualified Names

I have several websites running in Sharepoint, with the following urls: http:// svsp1:2000 http:// svsp1:2001 http:// svsp1:2002 (SVSP1 being the server's name, and the respective ports) And now I ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Windows Server 2003/Exchange 2007: How to setup public domain mail.foo.com to route to internal exchange server?

Good day, I have an internal Exchange Server 2007 and a Windows Server 2003 domain. At this point in time I have an external DNS setup (DynDNS 29.95 service) to resolve foo.com to my singular public ...
1
vote
1answer
169 views

Updating Windows DNS records from a remote windows DNS server

Does anyone know if it is possible for a windows 2003 DNS server to update the records for a domain so that it contains all the records of a domain of of a remotely based DNS server? Im almost ...
1
vote
2answers
133 views

DHCP on windows 2003 problem

i have setup DHCP server in my home on windows 2003 server domain controller. my IP range in DHCP server is: 192.168.1.20 - 192.168.1.25 and also configure to give DNS to 192.168.1.14 but after i ...
0
votes
1answer
398 views

Exchange Server 2003 random NDR's and DNS

We run an Exchange 2003 email server which also doubles as a SDC / DNS server. The PDC also serves DNS requests too. Every now and again an email will fail. Where the email is going to or coming from ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

How website domain and DNS Server on a dedicated windows 2003 server?

I have a dedicated windows 2003 stardad server. I would like to use it as my DNS server as well. I've sucefully installed DNS staff but I haven't found any good step by step so I would setup each of ...
1
vote
4answers
574 views

Win2003 DNS Add Alias

My Setup : Windows Server 2003 with Active Directory and DNS Role Problem : I have few computers at office which I have named according to some conventions eg OW01 etc. Users want to access this ...
1
vote
3answers
263 views

A Record or Hosts File on a Windows 2003 DNS Server

I have a Windows 2003 DNS server that forwards on to OpenDNS. I want to set it up so that when someone requests dev.mydomain.com instead of requesting the IP from OpenDNS it returns a local IP ...
0
votes
1answer
135 views

Adding a second line to a domain

I'm running a Windows 2003 single domain network. We currently have a single connection line run in to an inbound nic in our ISA firewall. Outbound nic goes to a switch and from there to all other ...
0
votes
2answers
550 views

Best way to resolve locally-hosted server's IP addresses?

I'm planning to upgrade our office network architecture this week and have run into a slight issue. Right now we have a few servers that are accessible internally and externally, we'll call them ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

Event ID 1030/1058 causing DNS and Group Policy errors

I've discovered an on-going problem on our Windows Server 2003 domain where some clients are unable to access the UNC path using our root FQDN (we'll call it primary.org). This causes some interesting ...
3
votes
3answers
734 views

DNS consolidation, how to serve both internal network and the internet

Currently we have a following setup. We have two domain controllers which also serve as DNS servers, used as resolvers by local clients. We also have external autoritative DNS servers for exact same ...