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DNS Issue in Windows Server 2003

Posted on 2014-07-17
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This error message is appearing repeatedly in the DNS Event log:

The DNS server was unable to open zone _msdcs.NATIONAL.local in the Active Directory from the application directory partition ForestDnsZones.NATIONAL.local. This DNS server is configured to obtain and use information from the directory for this zone and is unable to load the zone without it. Check that the Active Directory is functioning properly and reload the zone. The event data is the error code.

What do I need to do to resolve this issue.
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Craig Beck earned 2000 total points
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If the Event ID is 4000 or 4007 you need to look at this fix from Microsoft...

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2751452
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Thank you I will try this on Monday and update this question.
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Thanks for your help.  Sorry it took so long.  I wasn;t scheduled to visit this client.
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