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SMTP could not connect to the DNS server

We are running Exchange 2003 on a Windows 2003 server in the office.  Everything has worked fine for the past 5 years until we switched ISPs.  We replaced an XO T1 with a T1 from Broadview ATX.  Incoming email works fine but no outgoing email is going out.  On the Exhcange server the following event log keeps coming in...

EVENT ID: 2012
SMTP could not connect to the DNS server '65.106.1.196'. The protocol used was 'UDP'. It may be down or inaccessible.

the 65.106.1.196 is the old XO DNS?  The network card on the server does not show that IP?  Why is that 65.106.1.196 IP still showing up?  Where can I check and remove this?  

Thanks
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cgriffith4
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SteveH_UKCommented:
Exchange SMTP virtual servers can specify DNS servers.

Have a look here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa998213(EXCHG.80).aspx
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hillyeomanCommented:
You can check the External DNS Servers on your Default SMTP server in ESM.

Go to First Admin group,servers,<server name>,protocols,SMTP

the right click on the default virtual server and properties.

go to the delivery tab and the advanced button.  Then select configure external dns servers.  

Change the server addresses in there to new DNS Servers.

if they are not configured then check your DNS server's Forwarders

HTH
Chris
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SteveH_UKCommented:
(As referred to in the link I offered!)
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cgriffith4Author Commented:
THANKS
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SteveH_UKCommented:
Glad to help :)
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