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server 2008 R2 DNS.exe usding 600MB

Posted on 2011-04-29
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Last Modified: 2012-05-11
just checcking the Memory usage on the 2008 R2 server and i see that the file dns.exe has the most memory commited 619,940KB is this normal? Looks like a lot.
Question by:mspencer100
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Mithrilhall earned 2000 total points
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Here is a technet post that sounds similar to your problem perhaps.
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Disable EDNS and see if it resolves the problem... Microsoft jumped the gun with EDNS support
Run this from an Administrative Command Prompt

dnscmd /config /EnableEDnsProbes 0

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Do i need to reboot the server after i run it?
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Nope, you shouldn't need to


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