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The following knowledgebase help you to determine the problem if SRV records of a domain controller is not registered in the DNS Zone of that domain.
The following may happen when SRV records of a domain controller are not registered in DNS Zone of that domain:
The SRV records may be the cause the above. The SRV Records of a domain controller in the domain plays an important role in Active Directory. Active Directory can not work without a DNS server. The DNS server in Active Directory is used to locate Domain Controllers in the forest or domain with the help of SRV records. Service Records or SRV records are registered specifically for domain controllers when you promote a member server to domain controller. The Netlogon service on domain controller is responsible to register SRV records.
You can use the following methods to re-register SRV records of a domain controller in the domain DNS zone:
The Netlogon.dns file is created when you promote a member server to domain controller.
Article ID: 556006 - Last Review: September 23, 2007 - Revision: 1.0
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