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Windows 8 Pro won't join SBS2011 domain

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On attempt to join a Windows 8 Pro pc to a SBS2011 domain, it fails with "The specified domain either does not exist or could not be contacted". Have added server's DNS to the pc to no avail. I can get to \\servername no problem and see all its shared folders but can't join the domain.
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