troubleshooting Question

Internal DNS problem

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I have an apparent DNS problem --

Our ACT! synchronization stopped working, and I'm starting my investigation.

It appears if I ping server01, I get our internal ip address responding (
but if I ping \\server01, I get our external ip address, and of course, no response from the server.

I'm a neophyte when it comes to DNS.  I am using Windows 2000 server, and I have each computer
pointed to the server (server01 - as the only dns server in their network setup properties.

I need \\server01 to return the internal ip address, what am I doing wrong?

Thanks in advance!

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