Domain Name Records.

Discussion in 'DNS Server' started by Jenny Sumner, Apr 22, 2010.

  1. Jenny Sumner

    Jenny Sumner Guest

    This is a dumb question, but here goes.

    I want to create a record so that users can type in instead of

    I had this fine in Simple DNS, but since moving to MS DNS (win2KS I can't
    seem to see where to add the record.

    Could someone kick this old gal in the pants and give me a clue.

    Jenny Sumner, Apr 22, 2010
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  2. Simple. Right click, choose New Host, leave the name
    blank, and type in the IP address. It will show up as "(same as

    HOWEVER, if this zone is your AD domain name, then one is already
    created automatically by the Netlogon service, and you CANNOT alter
    it/them, or issues with AD will result.


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    Ace Fekay, MVP, MCT, MCITP EA, MCTS Windows 2008 & Exchange 2007, MCSE & MCSA 2003/2000, MCSA Messaging 2003
    Microsoft Certified Trainer
    Microsoft MVP - Directory Services

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    Ace Fekay [MVP - Directory Services, MCT], Apr 22, 2010
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  3. Jenny Sumner

    Jenny Sumner Guest

    Thanks Ace, you and Jonathan helped a great deal.

    I knew it was something simple.

    Cheers to all...
    Jenny Sumner, Apr 22, 2010
  4. You are welcome.


    Ace Fekay [MVP - Directory Services, MCT], Apr 22, 2010
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