Solved

New Windows 2008 R2 DC can't be pinged or browsed

Posted on 2012-12-26
9
457 Views
Last Modified: 2016-11-23
I have a weird issue. Added a new Windows 2008 R2 domain controller and another Windows 2008 R2 file server both on same subnet. From a second subnet I can ping the file server but not the DC. From the DC I can surf the web so I know it has network connectivity. Attached is a rough diagram of the connections. From the servers gateway (Dell Powerconnect 6224) I can ping both servers and the machines on the other subnet. These machines are on another "LAN" on another floor. The floors are connected to each other from one Powerconnect 6224 to a second both acting as the gateway for their respective networks. I have the firewall off on the DC not sure what I am missing.

Thanks in advance!

Basic Layout
0
Comment
Question by:flagshipcredit
  • 5
  • 4
9 Comments
 
LVL 18

Expert Comment

by:Akinsd
ID: 38722617
Check if Network discovery is turned on...if not, turn it on
0
 

Author Comment

by:flagshipcredit
ID: 38722624
Actually, keep turning it on but when I go back to look it is turned off. This happens on both the new DC and fileserver.
0
 
LVL 18

Expert Comment

by:Akinsd
ID: 38722627
That's interesting.

On all 3 profile(s)?

Private
Public
Domain
0
 

Author Comment

by:flagshipcredit
ID: 38722632
yes
0
PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

 
LVL 18

Accepted Solution

by:
Akinsd earned 500 total points
ID: 38722645
Hmmm...

run firewall.cpl
Is your firewall managed by a 3rd party application?
0
 

Author Comment

by:flagshipcredit
ID: 38722660
ASA 5510
0
 

Author Comment

by:flagshipcredit
ID: 38724803
It was my fault....you were right. I installed the endpoint version of AV instead of server version.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:flagshipcredit
ID: 38724810
Thanks for your help I knew it was something stupid.
0
 
LVL 18

Expert Comment

by:Akinsd
ID: 38725181
You're welcome
Don't beat yourself up
We all learn from our mistakes. Good thing is we will always remember

All the best
Akinsd
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
SYSLOG message format 3 41
esx multi vlans 3 61
Event ID:      1004 1 36
CISCO Smartnet agreement 5 8
This is the first one of a series of articles I’ll be writing to address technical issues that are always referred to as network problems. The network boundaries have changed, therefore having an understanding of how each piece in the network  puzzl…
Are you one of those front-line IT Service Desk staff fielding calls, replying to emails, all-the-while working to resolve end-user technological nightmares? I am! That's why I have put together this brief overview of tools and techniques I use in o…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to configure their installation of BackupExec 2012 to use network shared disk space. Verify that the path to the shared storage is valid and that data can be written to that location:…
This Micro Tutorial hows how you can integrate  Mac OSX to a Windows Active Directory Domain. Apple has made it easy to allow users to bind their macs to a windows domain with relative ease. The following video show how to bind OSX Mavericks to …

920 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

16 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now