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Windows XP/Vista workstations using http://connect fail to join the domain when using static IP addresses.
Internet Explorer displays the following error.
This page cannot be displayed
The page you are looking for is currently unavailable. The Web site might be experiencing technical difficulties, or you may need to adjust your browser settings.
Cannot find server or DNS Error
The problem is the dns suffix on the workstation is missing or incorrect.
Use the following steps to add the correct DNS suffix within the network card dns settings of the workstation. Afterward http://connect should work successfully.
You should now get the "Welcome to Windows Small Business Server 2008"
(http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=151500)for other considerations.
Article ID: 957708 - Last Review: November 16, 2010 - Revision: 2.0