Home > Active Directory, DNS, Microsoft > DNS zone _msdcs.domain.com was not found

DNS zone _msdcs.domain.com was not found

Error/Problem:

The Active Directory integrated DNS zone _msdcs.domain.com was not found.

Resolution/Fix:

  • Create a zone called "_msdcs.domain.com"
  • Make it Active Directory integrated and allow only secure updates. Click Finish.
  • Go into the zone properties,change the replication scope to "All DCs in the Forest"
  • Delete the _msdcs folder under intdom.com
  • Run an ipconfig /registerdns
  • net stop netlogon && net start netlogon

    This should populate the zone shortly

Source: Technet forums

– Eric

Advertisements
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: