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1answer
53 views

Can ping and browse IP, FQDN, and hostname but can't browse via SMB to hostname of server

Got a strange problem where on a server 2008 machine I am trying to browse to another server 2008's shares on a different site. I can ping the server's ip address fine, I can ping the servername ...
0
votes
2answers
21 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 ...
3
votes
3answers
125 views

How To Properly Setup DNS Forwarders On Windows Server

I was wondering how to properly setup DNS forwarders on Windows Server 2008 R2. I have three Domain Controllers. Each of the DC's have have following: AD Role DNS Role DHCP Role Static IP Address ...
8
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2answers
173 views

Sorting by IP address in the Windows 2008 R2 DNS utility

I was walking a client through DNS changes on their Windows 2008 R2 server today. They asked how to sort by ascending IP address assignment. I directed them to the "Data" column... "It's not sorting ...
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0answers
14 views

IIS 7.5 / Windows 2008r2 URL Redirection

I have a multi tenant site on a web server with urls bound to it clienta.mysite.co.uk clientb.mysite.co.uk We are moving our servers to a new site and want to redirect them to the .com whilst the ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

No A records created by DNS client on Windows Embedded Standard 2009

Windows Embedded Standard 2009 is basically Windows XP. I have thin clients running this OS which get configured through DHCP. I haven't been able to make them register an A record with the DNS server ...
0
votes
2answers
31 views

DNS log on Windows Server 2008

In a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine, with DNS Server Role installed in a local network, can I read in some log which queries the network hosts have made? To obtain some list of the visited sites. If ...
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votes
2answers
38 views

server's email going to spam for yahoo users, possible SPF issue? [duplicate]

Our website is sending out email verifications to members who sign up with our service. Yahoo is throwing our messages in the spam box and displaying this message in the headers: Received-SPF: none ...
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2answers
78 views

Disabled recursive DNS. How to configure Split DNS? [duplicate]

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 server which is hosting a public website. I recently deactivated "DNS Recursion" for security options trough the following method: In the properties of my DNS server ...
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votes
1answer
43 views

Building a Windows Server 2008 R2 (DNS, DHCP, AD, etc…) [closed]

I'm looking forward to build my own Windows Server 2008 R2 machine for a company that is in the process of establishment. I have some questions regarding the Windows Server. I'm pretty new to it .. I ...
0
votes
2answers
105 views

Reverse Lookup Zones With Multiple Active Directory Domains On The Same Subnets

I have 3 subnets, lets call them 10.10.10.1/24, 10.10.10.2/24, and 10.10.10.3/24. I also have an Active Directory Forest (all DCs/FFL/DFL @ Server 2008 R2) with 2 subdomains, we will call them ...
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votes
2answers
158 views

NSLOOKUP returning my domain appended to non-authoritative answer, along with wrong address

I recently installed a Windows 2008r2 server (workgroup only, no AD or Domain). This server has DNS enabled. From a different client machine on the LAN, I run NSLOOKUP to test DNS operation. When ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

Active Directory replication over VPN - DNS resolution

I have looked around whether anyone had the same issue but so far have not seen anything that would help me. I have a homelab and two VMs (Windows 2k8r2) with public IP addresses hosted in remote ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Windows dns server resolve different IP from location

In first, sorry for my poor english I have an unique domain, with multiple DC (Windows 2008 R2). Part of the DC are located in a French Datacenter, the others are located in a Canadian Datacenter. I ...
3
votes
2answers
92 views

DNS Server replication created duplicate A-Records

I have a several Windows Server 2008 R2 DC/DNS servers locally, RODC's at the remote office, and a Windows Server 2012 DC/DNS server on Azure with a VPN tunnel established. Earlier today I moved a ...
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votes
1answer
38 views

Windows Serv 2008 R2 - IIS7 redirect ip adress to name [closed]

I am hosting a local site with Windows Server 2008 R2 and i really don't know how client can access to the site with a name "ex: test.com" instead of ip adress. I have search with DNS but i don't ...
0
votes
1answer
105 views

Unable to resolve unless dns client is restarted (Win7, WinSrv2008)

I have the most strange DNS Resulution problem ever encountered. And by strange I mean that I can only confirm this issue on two hosts in our network (my workstation Win7 and a management dns server ...
2
votes
2answers
174 views

Adding a DNS A record to a Win 2008R2 server from an Win 2008R2 server or Win7 via Powershell

I recently discovered that it is possible to simply automate DNS entry administration with a nice cmdlet: Import-Module DnsServer Add-DnsServerResourceRecordA -Name mail2 -IPv4Address 192.168.0.10 ...
3
votes
3answers
431 views

Export all hosts from DNS Manager using Powershell

While I'm rather new to powerShell v3, there's some things I can do with it, however, one thing that has eluded me is how to pull all hosts listed in our DNS Manager (Server 2008 R2). I don't need to ...
9
votes
3answers
864 views

How to prevent delays associated with IPv6 AAAA records?

Our Windows servers are registering IPv6 AAAA records with our Windows DNS servers. However, we don't have IPv6 routing enabled on our network, so this frequently causes stall behaviours. Microsoft ...
0
votes
0answers
55 views

Configure RRAS to send DNS search domain to Mac L2TP VPN client

Is there any way to make RRAS send the default search domain (ie the connection's search domain, the FQDN of the domain in question) to Mac clients who connect via L2TP? Or is this something that just ...
0
votes
1answer
68 views

How to see which workstation on our network went to a certain site

We had someone order a laptop from Staples.com with one of our company credit cards on Sept 25. It showed up at our office on the 27th, nobody knew who ordered it, and then it was gone... Someone ...
1
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2answers
573 views

IPv6 on Server 2008R2 kills DNS resolution? Internet slowdowns?

I have been having intermittent Internet slowness for some time. It has been really challenging to me, and I have tried so many things. I replaced the modem, tried 3 routers, replaced a smart switch ...
1
vote
1answer
48 views

dedicated rpd server unable to resolve domain names

I have a rented dedicated Windows 2008R2 server. I use it for a remote development workstation. I've been having a lot of issues using IE, firefox, and Chrome. It is saying that it could not find the ...
1
vote
0answers
173 views

Setting up DNS server to accept dynamic updates without FQDN

I have set up a Win2k8 R2 server with the DNS role enabled. I had to add the server to a fictional workgroup/domain called dns.com so as to be able to use it as a primary DNS server to my network of ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Can't connect to network machine by the name specified in the DNS

I have a virtual machine in Hyper-V using an external network switch. In the network there is a Windows 2008 R2 server which is DC, AD and DNS. In the vm IPV4 settings for the NIC I'm specifying the ...
1
vote
0answers
46 views

Replacing SBS 2008 DC with a Win 2008R2 DC

Objective : Replace a SBS 2008 with a Win 2008 R2 on or Domain and migrate Exchange 2010 to the new server. Steps taken: The following steps were taken - Technet , serverfault. All the replication ...
0
votes
1answer
359 views

Mutli-DC Environment DNS Error 4015

We recently added a new 2008 R2 DC to an existing 2003 forest with one 2003 DC. We haven't raised any functional levels. The 2003 DC was powered down (it hadn't been demoted yet, but all the FSMOs are ...
3
votes
1answer
87 views

windows server - resolving TLD A entries

I have configured a windows server 2008 r2 as a DNS Server for my Windows 7 x64 Client. Resolving adresses works like a charm but with one exception: Resolving the A Entry for the TLD io. returns a ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

Peer domain not authenticating users

I have a forest with two DCs, one of which was added as a peer to the original DC. One DC is running Windows Server 2008 and the other is running Windows Server 2008 R2. I can see on both servers ...
0
votes
0answers
42 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 ...
4
votes
1answer
83 views

Turning Dell laptop network drivers on with no network cable plugged in?

I have a rather nonstandard installation - Windows Server 2008 R2 on a Dell Latitude E6520 laptop. I want the Windows DNS server to run when the laptop starts up, but it looks like the network ...
0
votes
0answers
124 views

DNS error on win server 2008 R2

After restart of win server 2008 R2 have a problem with DNS role. On DNS I see that primary domain zone is not introduced and there is red cross. If I look to log I see some ID 4004, say that DNS ...
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votes
2answers
332 views

Cannot Access IIS Website Locally Using www

I have small website hosted on our WS 2008 R2 server using IIS 7. I can access our website from anywhere in the world using: www.ourwebsite.co.nz But from any local computer on our internal network ...
0
votes
1answer
59 views

Rotary.org DNS Resolution - Server Failure

A user reported to me that they are unable to access rotary.org. This is a fairly major international site, so it seemed a bit strange. I replicated the issue on my machine in different browsers. ...
4
votes
1answer
94 views

What Do the Numbers In Parentheses Mean In My Windows DNS Debug Log?

This is one of those little things that I was always curious about but never asked. On a Windows DNS Server, you can enable DNS Debug Logging and watch the packets fly by. A line from that log might ...
1
vote
1answer
89 views

W2K8 R2 DNS subnet ordering issue

I'll try to explain my problem as clearly as possible. We just migrated from Novell eDir and files/print server to Microsoft AD and files/print server. Our domain is integrated into a regional ...
2
votes
1answer
195 views

Redoing AD: How to completely remove old domain from the network without re-installing Windows?

We currently have two DC's for our one domain but as of now do not have anyone actually authenticating to them so I'd like to take the chance to install it correctly. The domain was setup before I ...
0
votes
1answer
148 views

Windows 2008R2 dns loopback best practices, setup correctly but same error [duplicate]

Windows Server 2008, I have setup my newest dns servers dns but it's still giving me an error stating that I don't have a loopback! This server is 192.168.1.9 primary 192.168.1.10 seconday ...
0
votes
2answers
40 views

After DCPROMO, going to URL of website doesn't work (same as domain) due to DNS issue [duplicate]

I just created the office PDC and its the same domain name as our actual website. The problem I am having is the DNS Server does not point traffic to the correct IP address. I've experienced this ...
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votes
1answer
217 views

How to bind two ip to one domain name for failover solution in Linux (Bind) or Windows server 2008 DNS

How to bind two ip to one domain name for fail over solution in Linux (Bind) or Windows server 2008 DNS ?
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0answers
149 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. ...
0
votes
1answer
52 views

URL redirecting to old server path

We are moving our applications from windows 2003 server to windows 2008 R2 server. The application in question have a default.htm page for redirecting to application start page. Also we changed the ...
0
votes
1answer
135 views

(Sub)domain issues with DNS

I am currently running a local DNS server which is configured with one domain controller, having a bunch of domains and those domains have all wildcard entries for any subdomains. I also have WINS ...
0
votes
1answer
75 views

Do I have to re-install the DNS server after I switch to FIOS router?

HP ML350e - Windows server 2008 r2 - Active directory I have put the FIOS router on the network to replace the Road runner router. I have also restarted all the network equipments and server, but I ...
0
votes
4answers
749 views

How can I create a DNS record for an external site?

I am a de-facto IT Dude at a small company running on a LAN governed by a machine running Windows Server 08 R2. Our web sales and logistics director has asked me if I can create something internal to ...
2
votes
2answers
82 views

Howto make a Server share aliased rather than just the server

After looking at How to Configure Windows Machine to Allow File Sharing with DNS Alias I was trying to understand if there was a way you could actually alias the shares directly rather than just the ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

MX record on Win 2k8R2 not being recognised?

I'm sure I'm making an obvious mistake here somewhere but I'm stumped where! Trying to set up MX records for my domain (alpinered.co.uk) on the Windows DNS Server. I've got an A record set up for ...
0
votes
0answers
153 views

Is my DNS Recursion setup okay?

In light of recent events (even if it's likely overblown), I thought this was a good opportunity to double-check my DNS Recursion settings. Our DNS servers are running on Windows Server 2008 R2, in ...
0
votes
0answers
45 views

Proxy for accessing multiple domains on the same IP

I would like to host multiple websites inside my server, and have access using subdomains. For example wiki.host.com points to one site, www.host.com to another etc. It works well locally, because I ...