Error in connecting to Domain on Windows Server 2008

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Hi all,

I am receiving that error message when I'm trying to connect this computer to my Domain that is on my Windows Server 2008 machine. Below is the full error:

Note: This information is intended for a network administrator. If you are not your network's administrator, notify the administrator that you received this information, which has been recorded in the file C:Windowsdebugdcdiag.txt.

The following also happened when DNS was queried for the service location (SRV) resource record used to locate an Active Directory Domain Controller (AD DC) for domain "":

The error was: "DNS name does not exist." (error code 0x0000232B RCODE_NAME_ERROR).

The query was for the SRV record for

Common causes of this error include the following:

The DNS SRV records required to locate a AD DC for the domain are not registered in DNS. These records are registered with a DNS server automatically when a AD DC is added to a domain.

They are updated by the AD DC at set intervals. This computer is configured to use DNS servers with the following IP addresses:


One or more of the following zones do not include delegation to its child zone:

  • cc. (the root zone).

Any help would be greatly appreciated.


Answered By 5 points N/A #108074

Error in connecting to Domain on Windows Server 2008



1. Utilization of Local DNS on Windows XP:

  • Click Start > Control Panel > Switch to Classic View >Network Connection.
  • Click on Properties after right click on Local Area Connection.
  • Click on Properties after right clicking on TCP/IP.
  • Type the server IP address under Use the following DNS server addresses. Click on OK twice.

2. Utilization of DNS domain name while adding computer to the domain Server :

  • Right Click My Computer > Properties.> Select Network Identification tab.
  • Ensure that the domain name listed is the full domain name ad is correctly entered.

3. Uninstall any software, which acts as a third-party firewall,

  • Navigate to the Add/Remove Program and remove the same.
  • This is to be performed on the client computer.

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