Restricting Name Resolution
Posted on 2004-04-16
I have a home network comprising 6 Win2K Pro machines, 1 Win2K server running AD, and a Draytek Vigor2600W providing ASDL access. Currently the Draytek provides DHCP and DNS services as the Server has a bad habit of crashing.
I would like to be able to set a policy on certain users not to be able to resolve names to ip's when they are logged in to any machine. I have created the policy on the Server, and assumed that if I was to disable the loading of the "DNS Client" that the machine would not be able to resolve any names. Unfortunately this does not appear to be the case. I assume that the workstation is just requesting that the Draytek router does the Name Resolution for it.
I am looking for possible workarounds.