Monthly Archives: October 2012

Setup KMS step by step – Client

KMS Client Activating KMS Client for Windows Operating System By default setting, every 2 hours KMS clients will automatically attempt to activate with the help of DNS auto discovery. A choice of manually force activation of the client can be … Continue reading

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Setup KMS step by step – Windows 2008 R2

Install and Configure KMS server Log onto https://www.microsoft.com/licensing/servicecenter/ and fetch KMS key. The following table provides the details of difference KMS product key group Product Key group KMS can be hosted on (KMS key activates KMS   host) Windows product … Continue reading

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Understand more on Microsoft DNS Server (Part V)

Global Name Zone (GNZ) In Windows Server 2008 supports a special GlobalNames Zone (GNZ) feature use to help customers migrate to DNS for all name resolution the DNS Server role. Some customers in particular require the ability to have the … Continue reading

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Understand more on Microsoft DNS Server (Part IV)

Record Types Most of the time in DNS the records are created automatically, but sometimes we may require to manually creating records which include the following Host (A or AAAA) Alias (CNAME) Mail exchanger (MX) Pointer (PTR) Service location (SRV) … Continue reading

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Understand more on Microsoft DNS Server (Part III)

Forward Lookup Zones When each and every new zone is created, 2 types of records required will be created automatically. Start of Authority (SOA) record that defines basic properties for the zone At least one NS record signifying the name of … Continue reading

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Understand more on Microsoft DNS Server (Part II)

Dynamic Update Setting DNS client can register and dynamically update their resource records to a DNS server. By Default, DNS clients that are configured with static IP addresses attempt to update host (A or AAAA) and pointer (PTR) records and … Continue reading

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Understand more on Microsoft DNS Server (Part I)

DNS server play a very important role in Microsoft infrastruture. Most of the time, we just setup the AD together with DNS and leave the DNS as what it is. I think it’s good to relearn some parts in the DNS … Continue reading

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