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Posted on 2011-09-14
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Running SBS 2003 Server and all is well till we try and access http://partners-uk.smartbox.com

No blocked sites in the NEtgear router and i have removed AV which was Trend Worry Free as a test but still no joy.

Where elese could i look as all its says is webpage cannot be displayed in IE and Firefox
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Question by:grovenetsupport
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Sorry for the slow response, only just seen this question... need a bit more info to get to the bottom of this. If you ping partners-uk.smartbox.com from the client or server, what IP does it resolve to? What happens if you run "telnet partners-uk.smartbox.com 80" from a command line? Is it only the one site that doesn't work?
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The fault was an incorrect DNS setting being sent to the router. The ISP were confused how anything could have worked. They reset our DNS and i changed it in DNS forwarders and away it went!
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I've requested that this question be closed as follows:

Accepted answer: 0 points for grovenetsupport's comment http:/Q_27308027.html#36916032

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Problem solved
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the initial comment from Marcustech pointed him towards DNS issues which it was:
If you ping partners-uk.smartbox.com from the client or server, what IP does it resolve to?

Not hugely fussed, maybe split points?
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