The DNS server does not listen on the ISATAP interface on a Windows Server 2008-based computer

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SYMPTOMS

On a Windows Server 2008-based computer, a Domain Name System (DNS) server does not listen on the ISATAP interface. Additionally, if you right-click the server in DNS Manager (Dnsmgmt.msc) and then click Properties on the Interface tab, the ISATAP address is not listed.

RESOLUTION

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Important Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 hotfixes are included in the same packages. However, only one of these products may be listed on the “Hotfix Request” page. To request the hotfix package that applies to both Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008, just select the product that is listed on the page.

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, you must have Windows Server 2008 installed.

Restart requirement

You must restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.

File information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
Windows Server 2008 file information notes
The .manifest files and the .mum files that are installed in each environment are listed separately in the "Additional file information for Windows Server 2008" section. These files and their associated .cat (security catalog) files are critical to maintaining the state of the updated component. The .cat files are signed with a Microsoft digital signature. The attributes of these security files are not listed.
For all supported x86-based versions of Windows Server 2008
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Cache.dnsNot Applicable3,17918-Dec-200720:59Not Applicable
Dns.exe6.0.6001.22276510,46430-Sep-200805:02x86
Dnsserver.events.xmlNot Applicable60918-Dec-200720:59Not Applicable
For all supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Cache.dnsNot Applicable3,17918-Dec-200720:59Not Applicable
Dns.exe6.0.6001.22276637,95230-Sep-200805:21x64
Dnsserver.events.xmlNot Applicable60918-Dec-200721:00Not Applicable


After you apply this hotfix, the DNS server listens on the ISATAP interface.

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information about ISATAP, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=B8F50E07-17BF-4B5C-A1F9-5A09E2AF698B&displaylang=en
For more information about how to migrate your intranet to IP version 6 (IPv6) with ISATAP, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/2008.03.cableguy.aspx
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

Additional file information for Windows Server 2008

Additional files for all supported x86-based versions of Windows Server 2008

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File namePackage_for_kb958194_sc_0~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mum
File versionNot Applicable
File size1,409
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)11:51
PlatformNot Applicable
File namePackage_for_kb958194_sc~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mum
File versionNot Applicable
File size1,422
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)11:51
PlatformNot Applicable
File namePackage_for_kb958194_server_0~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mum
File versionNot Applicable
File size1,413
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)11:51
PlatformNot Applicable
File namePackage_for_kb958194_server~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mum
File versionNot Applicable
File size1,430
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)11:51
PlatformNot Applicable
File nameX86_microsoft-windows-dns-server-service_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6001.22276_none_4e49d66eefe5919d.manifest
File versionNot Applicable
File size163,050
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)05:48
PlatformNot Applicable

Additional files for all supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008

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File nameAmd64_microsoft-windows-dns-server-service_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6001.22276_none_aa6871f2a84302d3.manifest
File versionNot Applicable
File size163,090
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)05:56
PlatformNot Applicable
File namePackage_for_kb958194_sc_0~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mum
File versionNot Applicable
File size1,417
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)11:51
PlatformNot Applicable
File namePackage_for_kb958194_sc~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mum
File versionNot Applicable
File size1,430
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)11:51
PlatformNot Applicable
File namePackage_for_kb958194_server_0~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mum
File versionNot Applicable
File size1,421
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)11:51
PlatformNot Applicable
File namePackage_for_kb958194_server~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mum
File versionNot Applicable
File size1,438
Date (UTC)30-Sep-2008
Time (UTC)11:51
PlatformNot Applicable

Properties

Article ID: 958194 - Last Review: October 8, 2011 - Revision: 2.0
APPLIES TO
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter without Hyper-V
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