Cannot join a computer to the domain
Posted on 2006-04-21
I'm trying to join a computer to the domain but when i give it the domain to be a member of i get the following error message.
A domain controller for the domain ABC.com cannot be contacted
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:\WINDOWS\debug\dcdiag.txt.
The following error occurred when DNS was queried for the service location (SRV) resource record used to locate a domain controller for domain miramar.caresys.co.uk:
The error was: "DNS name does not exist."
(error code 0x0000232B RCODE_NAME_ERROR)
The query was for the SRV record for _ldap._tcp.dc._msdcs.miramar.caresys.co.uk
Common causes of this error include the following:
- The DNS SRV record is not registered in DNS.
- One or more of the following zones do not include delegation to its child zone:
. (the root zone)
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I can ping the domain controlerby name and the domain name from this computer but still have no joy joining the domain.
help me please