Dynamic Update Is Set to "None" for a DNS Root Zone

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For Active Directory-integrated zones, the default value for the "Dynamic update" setting is "Allow Only Secure Updates."

The exception to this is the default value for Active Directory-integrated root (or ".") zones. For these zones, the default value is "None."
This behavior is by design because the root zone should not undergo dynamic changes.

Article ID: 232187 - Last Review: 10/21/2013 22:12:55 - Revision: 2.2

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