Changing the Way DNS works in a Windows 2008 Domain
Posted on 2009-07-10
I currently have two Windows 2008 DC's which have DNS installed and set up as a AD Integrated mode which pushes to all DNS servers in the Forest.
I have now installed a Windows 2008 Member server and installed the DNS Role onto it, with my plan being to lighten the load of the DC's and have two extra member servers solely as DNS Servers.
Now that DNS Role is installed on one of these member servers, I was hoping that DNS would then replicate to the new server.
Unfortunately this hasn't happened.
What do i need to do to get this to happen?
I am a bit worried that i might have to change my DNS zone to a primary zone and then have my new DNS Server become a secondary server.
Any help would be much appreciated.