Windows 2003 - DNS. SRV Records for Exhcange 2010.

Posted on 2014-07-13
Last Modified: 2015-02-05
Hey Guys,

I am hoping you can help out here. I need to setup SRV Resource records for Exchange 2010. I've done this successfully with GO Daddy's DNS before so I do know how it works. However in this situation I need to Create the SRV resource records using Windows 2003 DNS.

I tried creating the zone ( on the server, then creating the _autodiscover (domain under the parent domain). Then I tried adding the resource records and its not formatted correctly, shows up as

Any Ideas,


Question by:castellansolutions
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    Open the DNS console on the server


    right-click the the forward lookup zone you want to add the srv record in and choose Other New Records.


    In the Resource Record Type dialog box, choose Service Location, and click Create Record.


    Enter the following details:
    Service: _autodiscover
    Protocol: _tcp
    Port Number: 443

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