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How to catch all subdomains using Windows 2003 Server and Windows 2003 DNS?

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Is there a way to catch all wildcard subdomains and point them either to default website or somewhere....

Example *.experts-exchange.com will catch everything that is not assigned and is entered...

It may be real simple or it might not be doable
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Question by:coastman14
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You can create * host entries on Windows 2003 (and 2000) dns

Create a new host (A) record in the DNS zone by rightclicking on the zone host list and selecting new HOST(A) Record. Enter * in the hostname and the IP of the server to receive the wilcard.

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JamesDS
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