My server is using Windows SBS 2011 and is on the domain (domain.local). I have got DNS server setup on the server as well. I am trying to connect a pc to the domain but keep getting the following error message :
A domain controller for the domain mydomain.local could not be contacted.
Ensure that the domain name is typed correctly.
If i go for details then i get the following :
Note: This information is intended for a network administrator. If you are not your network's administrator, notify the administrator that you received this information, which has been recorded in the file C:\WINDOWS\debug\dcdiag.txt.
The following error occurred when DNS was queried for the service location (SRV) resource record used to locate a domain controller for domain rutlandtelecom.local:
The error was: "DNS name does not exist."
(error code 0x0000232B RCODE_NAME_ERROR)
The query was for the SRV record for _ldap._tcp.dc._msdcs.mydomain.local
Common causes of this error include the following:
- The DNS SRV record is not registered in DNS.
- One or more of the following zones do not include delegation to its child zone:
. (the root zone)
*The client is getting the IP from a router but the DNS in the client is setup with the IP of the Server.
Could you please help....