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2answers
70 views

Accidentally disabled Local and Remote Access to Windows Server 2008

I have my DNS, DHCP server and site configured on the same server. I was about to block the remote access but accidentally disabled the local access also to the server. I am not able to login to the ...
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42 views

Cannot access specific website [closed]

Client PC is joined to Windows Server 2008 domain and cannot access specific site (which is up). I tried "clear cache" and "scavenge stale resource records" under DNS Server role and ipconfig/flushdns ...
4
votes
0answers
39 views

“The zone can be scavenged after” keeps incrementing

What are you trying to do? I'm trying to enable DNS scavenging on a DNS zone that has about a hundred stale DNS records. What have you tried in order to make it happen? I setup DNS Scavenging per ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Event ID 4013 DNS-Server-Service on Network with Only One Domain Controller/DNS/etc

I'm consulting for a small business that has a single server that handles DC, DNS, DHCP, etc. roles. It is giving the following error with some regularity: 4013 DNS-Server-Service The DNS server ...
1
vote
2answers
65 views

How do I install and use the cli53 tools on Windows?

I'm trying to find the simplest way to import a large number of BIND zone files in to Route 53. I've had a quick look at the AWS CLI and AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell but they don't seem to include ...
1
vote
0answers
33 views

Windows 2012 Master & Ubuntu Bind 9 Slave & SOA

I'm kinda like the maid... I don't do Windows. But thanks to new things we're implementing, I'm now attempting replicating a single zone from our AD cluster. We had this working just fine but ...
2
votes
0answers
97 views

Windows DNS clients can't update PTR records, but can update A records (not ACLs)

I have clients configured via GPO with the following settings enabled: Dynamic Update Primary DNS Suffix Register DNS records with connection-specific DNS suffix Register PTR Records: Register I ...
-1
votes
1answer
60 views

Some computers in my subnet do not recognize names of other pc's

I have two subnets: 192.168.0.1-255 192.168.50.1-255 Ewerything works via VPN (because physically computer from both subnets are in different locations). We also have active directory. Now, the ...
1
vote
3answers
266 views

Dynamic DNS Registration over VPN?

In our Windows AD domain, we have 2 DCs that also act as our DNS servers which allow the client computers to update their A records. We have a lot of outside salespeople, so some of our laptops have ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

Windows DNS dnscmd.exe SecureList syntax

DnsCmd let's you provide a list of nameservers to allow for secure zone transfers, however providing a list like 127.0.0.1 10.0.0.2 10.0.0.4 causes the machine to consume memory and CPU until it ...
3
votes
2answers
77 views

Enumerate Windows DNS Server Zone attributes via shell

I'd like to use a command-line tool to list a (primary) zone's configured secondary servers, if any. Dnscmd comes close with: dnscmd server /ZoneResetSecondaries:[list of secondaries] But, I ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

nslookup problems when disable recusion and forwarders

I had been getting errors looking up external sites (ex. yahoo.com) using nslookup on one of my member workstations. After trying nslookup specifying our other DNS server (call it serverB), nslookup ...
0
votes
2answers
86 views

Change DNS TTL for every records in a zone

I have a forward lookup zone with a lot of A records. If I change the TTL for the zone, it does not apply to records (they keep the previous TTL setting). I have to manually change the TTL for every ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Windows Dynamic DNS Update Sequence

I'm trying to get the Windows DDNS update sequence straight in my head. Here's what I think happens: Windows Client == DHCP Discover Windows DHCP Server == DHCP Offer Windows ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Windows DNS configurations for outside IP

Here is my problem. I have a Windows DNS that points to 5 servers all within the LAN. Locally the routing to these servers works fine but I need a way to access these servers outside the LAN ( HTTP ...
6
votes
0answers
110 views

What does a warning icon on a conditional forwarder mean in Windows DNS Manager?

The icon for one of the conditional forwarders on an Active Directory DNS server I manage has a standard warning icon (yellow triangle with exclamation point) overlay (all names have been changed to ...
1
vote
2answers
44 views

DNS finds host only if domain name is included

I have a Server 2012 DNS server on subnet 192.168.7.0 and I am trying to use that on a host on the 192.168.8.0 subnet, which is not on the domain (this may not be relevant). When I configure the ...
1
vote
1answer
31 views

fallback webserver & dns

There may be solutions to this here. I've searched and I haven't been able to find them, but... Ok I have two web servers, these servers are online all the time 24/7, once in a while I will take them ...
1
vote
1answer
29 views

Setting up DNS for Remote Access

I have Windows 2012 with the DNS/DHCP features installed. Do I need to install Active Directory and then add all my machines to the domain of local.FQDN.com for example? I can do this and still use ...
2
votes
1answer
370 views

Intermittent DNS timeout

I have a network set up, and recently replaced our two Windows Server 2008 R2 domain controllers with two Windows Server 2012 R2 domain controllers. Both are VMs, each on a different physical machine. ...
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votes
2answers
111 views

How to setup DNS server per domain in Windows 7 [closed]

in Linux I am able to easily configure dnsmasq (caching DNS daemon) to use particular DNS per domain. For example for all addressses *.home.lan it queries particular DNS server, but for all other it ...
3
votes
1answer
342 views

DNS records randomly deleted when client computer come back from sleep

I've been struggling with this issue for days, I hope somebody here can help. DNS records gets randomly deleted in our ad-integrated dns server when Windows 7 clients comes back froms sleep (S3 or ...
-1
votes
1answer
62 views

Running localhost webapp projects under domain name using fiddler2

I have a Tomcat server running on my local dev machine(running Windows8) & I use fiddler2 to assign an alias to localhost as my domain name (www.mydomainName.com), so my application webpages open ...
0
votes
3answers
182 views

bind named server - forward some requests to other servers

Is there a way to make bind answer some queries but forward all other queries (of the same domain) to another server, as in: example.com A 127.0.0.1 www.example.com A 127.0.0.1 everything not on ...
1
vote
3answers
204 views

Windows 2008 Domain - DHCP on Server vs Firewall

I currently administer a Windows 2008 domain network with DHCP running on the DC. Clients obtain addresses dynamically and servers are assigned static addresses. In the case that the DC fails ...
0
votes
0answers
124 views

windows use llmnr only for local domain

I config my local dns server to resolve a local domain (for example wpad) to 10.0.0.2. I can ping wpad and get 10.0.0.2 under linux. But under win 7, I ping wpad and get "ping request cannot find ...
1
vote
1answer
69 views

Name resolving issue

I have a problem with my VoIP server name not resolving by voip.companyname.com If I try to ping it from windows 7/w2k8 the request is not coming back unless I type FQDN which would by ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

UnKnown can't find <hostname>: Non-existent domain

I have a small network running Windows Server 2012 servers and Windows 7 clients. Right now I'm trying to setup DNS with an AD-Integrated Zone. I've configured my local machine, which is not a domain ...
0
votes
3answers
237 views

How to resolve all .dev domains to localhost on Windows

We'd like to set things up on our developers' Windows boxes such that all .dev domains resolve to localhost. On Unix systems, firing up dnsmasq with a single additional line to hosts would do it, but ...
7
votes
2answers
1k views

Best practice for decommissioning a Domain Controller that is also a DNS server?

There are two schools of thought for the decommissioning process of Active Directory Domain Controllers that are heavily used as DNS servers. Add the IP address of the outgoing DC to a new DC and ...
0
votes
0answers
103 views

Windows DNS Server taking too long respond when pinging domain

I'm running into an issue where if I ping a domain it takes close to 10 seconds to respond and all DNS queries that are not coming from a windows box fail. Example: ping abc.local - will take 10 ...
2
votes
2answers
732 views

Inconsistent dynamic DNS update behavior

After having upgraded a Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Domain to Server 2008, and upgraded client PCs from Windows XP to Windows 7, I'm seeing inconsistent dynamic DNS update behaviour. Two ...
2
votes
2answers
279 views

How to configure DNS on Server 2012 to allow hosts without “extension”?

I'm using Windows Server 2012 as my DNS server. I'd like to have the address http://intranet to point to 192.168.0.180. I'm not able to reach this. If I create a Forward Lookup Zone, for example Local ...
0
votes
0answers
57 views

Slow response times to invalid requests (DNS checkup is horrible too!)

Using a 301 redirect on my website it slows my website down by 2.70 seconds. This is a serious loss in conversions bit.ly/19Pg2na Shows the 301 redirect is making my site slower?? bit.ly/16wxdoj ...
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votes
1answer
128 views

My domain doesn't resolve sometimes, pointing to my own dns server [closed]

I have a domain registered on 1and1.com, mydomain.com DNS settings are pointing to my own DNS server DNS 1: mypc.no-ip.org DNS 2: mypc.no-ip.org For DNS server I use SimpleDNS software, because ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Windows 2003 Server cache old Name Server of Website

We have a website that recently changed hosting and we changed the DNS at the same time. For some reason my local Windows 2003 Server keeps trying to cache the old Name Server. If I Clear Cache we can ...
0
votes
0answers
104 views

How does DNS update work in an environment where DHCP performs registration, and clients may have multiple DHCP leases?

Here are the particulars (all Windows): DNS - Our DNS only stores one A-Record per hostname. Scavenging is not currently enabled. DHCP - DHCP is configured (server level) to perform DNS registration ...
0
votes
2answers
113 views

Config My Domain To Point To My Windows Vps (No plesk or other software)

I have purchased this domain -> "jsbales.com" From namecheap.com And this VPS (full WINDOWS vps, no plesk or additional software) from CloudVPS.com I have IIS running on my vps and I can access my ...
0
votes
2answers
786 views

How do I set up DNS for an intranet web site? [closed]

I have a web site running on our local server, 'OBAMA'. In my hosts file on that server, I map engenxt.local to 127.0.0.1, so typing engenxt.local on that machine itself brings up the website. I ...
1
vote
1answer
128 views

How to set a unique DNS entry in Windows organizational domain?

I wasn't sure what to write in the title since I'm not familiar with the technical terms regarding DNS. I have an IIS web server that is part of a domain in my organization, which I'll refer to as ...
9
votes
2answers
649 views

Can I completely remove the Windows DNS in favour of BIND9 in an AD network?

I would like to remove the DNS feature of Windows Domain Controllers and point the DNS servers to our BIND9 servers. I know it's possible to setup coexistence but this requires a number of extra ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

Is DNS flush needed on the clients when DNS alias is updated?

We have a DNS alias set up for an SQL database server. We will be upgrading the SQL server to a new machine, and the machine name will be different. DNS alias will be updated with the new name on the ...
-1
votes
2answers
50 views

How can I configure mail.mydns.com in my server to go to a third party mail server?

I just routed my dns A Record to go to my server's ip. The thing is, in that server (lets say 121.0.0.1) I do not have a mail service running/ listening on any port so I hired a third party mail ...
-1
votes
1answer
132 views

How to add subdomain on Windows Server 2008 Standard?

I have two public IP. One is mapped to www.ezampal.com by a technician. I want to map subdomain.ezampal.com or www.subdomain.ezampal.com to another public IP. I'm using Windows VPS. How to do that? ...
0
votes
2answers
590 views

windows dns caching server: flush dns cache for single zone programatically

in bind9 I can use rndc flushname zone.tld from a shell. In the Windows DNS mmc I can select the zone and delete it. With dnscmd I can flush the whole cache, but I just need to flush a zone's cache ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Multiple DNS, priority of Servers [closed]

When multiple DNS Servers are set on a client I have always believed it worked something like this: The Primary DNS Server is always used if it is available and the Secondary DNS Server is only ever ...
0
votes
1answer
146 views

IIS and IP configuration - somewhat complicated issue

I am using client - server software called XSockets. I can run it on my local computer, but I cannot on my web server. This is my home configuration (win7 IIS7): myDomainName.com points directly ...
2
votes
1answer
172 views

Host name resolution order - Changes to SYSTEM.INI not reflecting

I added the below lines to my system.ini file to ensure that all host name resolution will happen through hosts file only and all other methods are ignored. [DNS] HostsPriority=1 But, the change ...
0
votes
1answer
327 views

nslookup cannot resolve hostname for machine on external domain from internal domain

Keep in mind, this issue is exclusively for Windows platforms. For a particular company, they have an internal and external domain. One is behind the firewall, and one is in front. I am sitting on ...
0
votes
1answer
191 views

Preparing DNS for AD Domain Rename

So I am currently gathering information in regards to renaming our AD domain name from company.net to company.local. I am reading through the docs on technet.microsoft.com and It states that I would ...