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Website getting reply from old ip

I have changed a DNS entry (A record) in my AD server for a website address. But I was not able to browse the site after that. When I tried pinging and nslookup, I could find the web address getting ...
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DNS does not route properly to WAN NIC when dnscrypt is used

I have a Windows 2003 server with AD integrated DNS. I'm trying to configure the server to make outgoing (forwarded) DNS requests through dnscrypt proxy instead of through the normal TCP/UDP 53. I ...
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How to restrict the TCP listening address of a Windows 2003 AD DNS server

I have a Windows 2003 AD integrated DNS server which I want to listen for DNS traffic on adapter IP addresses only. I have followed the steps in the technet article, however. After I complete them ...
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69 views

Why does dig +trace sometimes fail against Windows Server DNS?

My team has a server pointing at the DNS supplied by Active Directory to ensure that it is able to reach any hosts managed by the domain. Unfortunately, my team also needs to run dig +trace frequently ...
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2answers
47 views

Dns: two pointer (PTR) with same IP resolve to different hosts

I have a Windows 2003 domain. DNS server and DHCP server run on domain controllers. Most workstations have DHCP enabled. Sometimes I have weird network problems and when I diagnose them I can find ...
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202 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 ...
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64 views

Can I have a machine in a DNS subdomain, but Active Directory main domain?

I've just started virtualising some Linux servers, and want them to have DNS names like this: name.vm.company.internal Our DNS is hosted on Windows 2003 Active Directory, so most machines are ...
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40 views

Active Directory Integrated DNS Domain Controller

In one forest, I have a Windows 2003 AD Integrated DNS as my primary DC. I then configured an additional DC on the same forest with it being AD Integrated DNS as well. My thinking is that on my ...
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1answer
43 views

How to point a domain to a dedicated ip

In my domain account while trying to update the nameservers , they are asking for hostname and ip. I have ip alone , how to create a host name. I am using windows server 2003 .
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68 views

Reverse Proxy Server causing Delays in Web Application

We have a reverse proxy server setup (IIS + URLRewrite) that forwards external requests to an internal web application. The reverse proxy simply rewrites the external request and forwards it to the ...
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118 views

DNS SERVFAIL and NXDOMAIN on specific hostname

I have two DNS servers in my domain, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008, but recently both are failing to route users to www.cdw.com. I have had no other complaints with any other websites, but when trying ...
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1answer
104 views

How to expose a IIS website outside the domain

I have been programming remotely over VPN on my dev machine which is running Windows server 2003. My dev website is hosted on IIS 6 and can be accessed internally within the domain like ...
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138 views

How can I find which program is making a specific network request?

I have 2 Windows Server 2003 boxes that sit idle, for the most part, on weekends. Yet when I look at my router's DNS logs, both machine's are making many requests for www.yahoo.com when there's nobody ...
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355 views

DNS Zone Transfer to secondary - not authoritative

I Current have a small windows 2008 AD Domain, as well as 2 completely different forests and subnets. Each with its own unique domain running windows 2003 domains. All subnets are properly routed via ...
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1answer
68 views

WIN2003 DNS/WINS Decommission

I've been tasked with the decommission of two DNS/Wins servers in on our old site (site02). I am evaluating the servers currently from site01. The office where these servers live is moving to another ...
2
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1answer
77 views

LACP or some type of round robin concept

I'm having trouble figuring out the best way to utilize redundant connections on several of our Windows based servers. We're running a large cluster of powerEdge 750s which come with dual gigabit ...
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56 views

Why do all my 'Forwarders' tabs only list the domain's domain controllers?

I have recently created two new domain controllers in my network, running Windows Server 2008R2. There were two domain controllers already on the network (Windows Server 2003) In the new domain ...
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35 views

DNS reverting in Windows Server 2003

I have a Windows Server 2003. It is connected to a number of networked databases but stopped working this morning. It was receiving DNS from an old DC which we have just retired. I tried to change the ...
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1answer
420 views

Server 2003 dnscmd.exe access denied (not server 2008)

The only topics I can find on dnscmd.exe access denied are all "when we upgraded to Server 2008 this error started". Well, I'm using Windows XP client and Server 2003 and getting this error. I can ...
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253 views

Some workstations/servers on the domain respond with IPv6 instead of IPv4 addresses, even though IPv6 is disabled across the board

Earlier this week I've noticed some issues on my network. For example when I ping my machine (from my machine) using the hostname (or FQDN), I see a response from an IPv6 address. ...
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2answers
108 views

eventid 11156 registered with some errors

Got this error when I started my windows 2003 server When I saw the event viewer I got message as "The system failed to register pointer (PTR) resource records for the network adapter....." with ...
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2answers
108 views

Setup for a DNS Server?

Our DNS is being hosted by someone at the State Department of Education. They told me to just set up the DNS with forwarders. Do I also need to set up a forward lookup zone? Our goal is use this with ...
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4answers
196 views

DNS answer based on IP address

I'm running a Windows Server 2003 as a DNS server. I'd like to set up a DNS zone so that the given answer is different depending of the requester's IP address. Let's say I have the zone example.com. ...
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2answers
84 views

Windows server 2003 randomly stop responding

We have a Windows2003 server machine that runs AD and is the only domain controller. In the last few days it started to act strangely. It can be accessed from outside via RDP, but it's mostly ...
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1answer
105 views

How to stop Host (A) records from being auto-created

I have a server with a few IPs. I only want ONE Host (A) record to point from its name to one IP, and not to any of the others, which I am using other names for. I'm not sure what triggers it, but I ...
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1answer
56 views

How does Apache 2.2 know about my server's second IP, and how can I hide it?

My server has two IP addresses, and I want two Apache services listening to each one separately. The DNS has this: a CNAME alias pointing 'intranet' to servername a Host (A) record pointing ...
0
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1answer
116 views

Multi-IP server: how do programs know which IP to use?

I recently tried adding second IP address to our server for various reasons and found that now when I check netstat -anob there are many programs/services listening and establishing connections to ...
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1answer
580 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 ...
0
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1answer
84 views

Moving from mod_rewrite/muliple ports on one IP to just multiple IPs

We have one server and want to run multiple versions of our in-house intranet app and have them be accessible through a web browser by their name, without a port number. This is our current setup: In ...
2
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1answer
189 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 ...
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0answers
54 views

Networking and wireless router help

I have 2 questions that I`ve been hitting my head on We have a network with 24 users. The network is behind a sonic wall and are server is behind the sonic wall with the rest of the network Are ...
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2answers
133 views

I keep getting this when typing in nslookup. I`m also having problems connect desktops to domain

I`m trying to connect a server my current domain. So far I just have server 2003 on the system with no roles. This server will act as a backup or a application server in the future. My other server ...
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1answer
460 views

DNS Scavenging - “This zone can be scavenged after” time stamp missing

I am setting up DNS scavenging on a Windows 2003 server. When I go to set up scavenging on a zone the "This zone can be scavenged after" time stamp box is blank and not editable. Is this intended ...
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1answer
200 views

Cannot join Computers to windows server 2003 Domain

I am a complete beginner in server management, however am put in a situation to manage our companies server running windows 2003. The person before me completely screwed up tons of stuff in this ...
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1answer
94 views

DNS, DHCP, FILESERVER transition from W2003 to W2008R2 DC's

We have a stable Windows 2003 Standard network. W2003 DC1 on x.x.x.10 - DC, DNS, DHCP, FILESERVER We are upgrading the network, and have a second server Windows 2008 R2 ready for insertion. ...
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0answers
212 views

NETLOGON Warning Event ID 5781

I have Server 2003 SP2 Standard Edition. This past week it has been logging an event called NETLOGON Warning 5781 at various times of the day. When this happens client computers lose access to the AD ...
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2answers
271 views

How can i get the total records in my DNS Server

I'll need to count all the records in a dns server 2008, for all the zones configured on the server, by running a script locally Thanks, aca
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1answer
53 views

Windows Server 2003 not loading web pages by domain, but loads/pings by IP (Server not found) [closed]

It's really weird and randomly started happening.. Example: I open firefox or IE on the server and try to load "google.com". It doesn't load. Pinging it doesn't work either. However, if it use the ...
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1answer
377 views

two domains, one LAN, two DNS server, 3 problems

Background: we have 150 users using AD on domain ABC. Windows 2003. that serverDC1 has a DNS, DHCP roles, and there is serverDC2 which is its live DNS backup. logs seem healthy. then we chose to ...
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2answers
168 views

Windows Server 2003 DNS Server Timing out

Having a problem with a Windows Server 2003. It's the DNS server for the local LAN it forwards requests to "8.8.4.4" and has been working fine for years. Now today all external DNS requests are ...
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1answer
492 views

How to give Domain Name to IPs in an Intranet Network

I Know this is a Common topic here but I'm still confused. I have a Windows Server 2003 DHCP/App Server Machine with DNS configured. The Clients are Lubuntu 12.04 Systems. I want to host my PHP ...
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1answer
144 views

Setting up a subdomain in IIS?

I have an existing site that I would like to add a staging subdomain to. I created a new web site for it in IIS, added a host header for subdomain.mysite.com but when I try to get to the subdomain it ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Reduce Windows DNS Service caching on Window

I'm struggling with DNS caching issues on a Windows based LAN. I've noticed that if I change a DNS record on a domain hosted by a 3rd party nameserver, that I always seem to be the very last person ...
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1answer
53 views

DNS Issue - Windows 2003 environment

Odd issue and I'm not having much luck with ole google (perhaps I'm not looking in the right direction). Hoping to get a little help with that here from some of you. On our network we have approx. ...
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2answers
110 views

multiply websites and different websites on the same iis server [closed]

I've got this kind of situation: I've got windows 2003 server with dns server on same machine. It is binded to adress for ex. siteA.com Now i want to add to this machine website which name will be ...
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3answers
150 views

Is DHCP required on a Win2003 secondary DNS server?

We have a secondary DNS server and we've been noticing that the DNS.exe process is getting rather large. (Like, rebooting the server large.) I read something somewhere that 2k3 has two relevant ...
2
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1answer
130 views

Is there a way to force A-record removal in DNS from client server?

Is it possible to initiate deleting of DNS A and PTR records in DNS from member server?
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1answer
450 views

Certain clients (IP range) can not ping server

I just virtualized a Windows 2003 Server SP2 x32. The server contained our help desk server (Spiceworks) and our anti virus management server (ESET RAC). The host computer actually contained the ...
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0answers
68 views

DNS A-record registration for client machines does not work

I have Forward Lookup Zone domainname1.domainname2.com which is AD-integrated zone. Dynamic updates is set to Nonsecure and secure. At the same time, there's Reverse Lookup zone on the same server, ...
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1answer
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Server 2003 can ping by host name but can only browse shares by IP

So I have Windows Server 2003 and I'm running into a weird issue. Using XP or Win 7 machines I cannot browse the shares using the servers hostname \\SERVER\ I get this error "The network location ...