Invalid DNS Records Are Not Removed

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SYMPTOMS

When you create a site that does not have a domain controller, domain controllers from other sites are assigned to cover the site. After you install a domain controller at this site, the Domain Name System (DNS) records that point to the domain controllers in the other site should be removed so that only local domain controllers validate logons. However, Netlogon does not remove these records.

CAUSE

If you have a site without domain controllers, domain controllers in other sites handle the DNS records for that site. If a domain controller later comes online in the site, the DNS records should be deregistered in that site, but they are not.

RESOLUTION

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date      Time     Version        Size     File name   
   -------------------------------------------------------
   5/6/2000  6:01 pm  5.0.2195.2084  345,872  Netlogon.dll
				

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.

MORE INFORMATION

For additional information about how to install Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 hotfixes at the same time, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
249149 Installing Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 Hotfixes

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Article ID: 262289 - Last Review: October 20, 2013 - Revision: 3.4
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
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