troubleshooting Question

change static Active Directory DNS record to dynamic

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Jody DavisFlag for United States of America asked on
Windows Server 2008Windows Server 2012DNS
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For our servers, i have manually changed some of our critical DNS records to static, as DNS was in bad shape when i arrived and wanted no potential hiccups on a production network.  Now that scavenging is fixed and shown to work for DHCP client systems and the server records are in order, i'd like to get back to dynamic records for the servers so no manual deletions will be needed going forward.  I've found online that registering manually at the server usin ipconfig /registerdns is supposed to initiate the record to go dynamic, but that hasn't worked.  How can i get my servers back to dynamic A records?
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