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DNS, can i delete SRV record?

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Hi Experts,

I want to undo an SRV record modification that i did but when i try to modify the record i get the error message "the record cannot be updated, the record already exist" so it seems like once i modified the original SRV to it's new value it create a default valued srv record to replace the one i modified. Is this correct? can i just delete the modified version as there is a default one already there....

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I did this as per VMware best pratice to slowly decomission a physical DNS Server, this was done by making the DNS Weight value 25 and the DNS Priority value 200 on the SRV record of the system de decommission.

Server 2003
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if you delete the SRV record and restart the Netlogon Service on the DC, records will be automatically created again, just make sure dynamic update is enabled
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