Question

Locked

Secondary DNS / Domain Controller doesn't seem to be functioning correctly.

By allzway ·
I recently have had an issue with my primary domain controller/dns server's hard drive space has filled up and the primary domain controller stops working.

However, when this has happened my secondary domain controller / dns server doesn't seem to be doing name resolution.

When this happens some users can no longer use RDP to get to a server by server name. They can still rdp by ip address, just not by name.

I will soon be addressing the hard drive space issue, but in the meantime it seems that my secondary dns server is not functioning the way I think it should.

Any suggestions or things I should try?

Thanks,

James

This conversation is currently closed to new comments.

3 total posts (Page 1 of 1)  
| Thread display: Collapse - | Expand +

All Answers

Collapse -

DNS cache/registration corrupt in server and/or clients and use DNS Lint

by robo_dev In reply to Secondary DNS / Domain Co ...

You use the ipconfig /registerdns command to manually force an update of the client name registration in DNS.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/816592

ipconfig /flushdns
ipconfig /registerdns
nltest /dsregdns

http://utools.com/help/dns.asp

Collapse -

let us know if robo_devs suggestion fixes the issue

by markp24 In reply to Secondary DNS / Domain Co ...

Hi

i agree the ipconfig /flushdns and registerdns should fix it

Back to Networks Forum
3 total posts (Page 1 of 1)  

Hardware Forums