Issues resolving NETBios names.
Posted on 2008-10-10
Heres the quick scenerio I ran into, and need some steps to take.
I have installed 2 2003 SP2 servers on VMware GSX, sitting on a Fresh install of Windows XP PRO.
I ran DCPROMO on Server 1 (Test-DC, 192.168.0.10), and created the testIT.test (during DNS portion of the setup).
On second server (Test-DC2 192.168.0.11) I ran DCPROMO and chose adding an addtional server to the domain. It found the domain fine.
I was able to create users on DC and they replicated to DC2 fine.
I was able to RDP using NetBios names on another XP unit, when it was still part of a WorkGroup. SInce I added this XP unit to the domain, I cannot RDP using Netbios names to either server, unless I use IP.
- In the DNS portion of each server, I have added each others IP for DNS .
I am unable to use NetBios name to RDP to either server, from DC toDC2 or vice versa.