can't open DNS on Server 2008
Posted on 2013-01-10
Client has a domain that was originally built with a 2003 domain controller. Later a 2008 R2 DC was added. They're having random issues with mapping drives. You can ping the server by name, fqdn and IP without issue. I've found that I cannot open DNS on the 2008 DC. When DNS opens, I try to add the local machine and it fails with "Access was denied. Would you like to add it anyway". Obviously the console will open but is useless to me. All of the FSMO roles are on the 2008 DC.