Solved

backing DNS AD integrated using ntbackup on 2003 server

Posted on 2015-01-22
4
188 Views
Last Modified: 2015-01-26
Hello,
WHat folder do we need to backup DNS AD integrated using ntbackup on 2003 DNS server?
Also, how would you verify that it was successful.

Thank you
0
Comment
Question by:creative555
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 53

Expert Comment

by:Will Szymkowski
ID: 40565801
Take a look at the following link which will show you how to backup ADI Zones respectfully. Use your netbackup to backup the location.

As long as the backup completes successfully you can be sure it was backed up.


http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/24227.backup-restore-adi-dns-zone.aspx

Will.
0
 
LVL 26

Expert Comment

by:DrDave242
ID: 40566612
AD-integrated zones also get backed up (along with the rest of AD) when you perform a system state backup of a domain controller.
0
 
LVL 53

Accepted Solution

by:
Will Szymkowski earned 500 total points
ID: 40566648
If you are specifically using ADI then yes these Zones are stored in Active Directory. Performing a System State Backup will backup your Active Directory Integrated Zone. The link i have provided you initally is how to backup ADI DNS using the command line and it specifically backs up the ADI Zone without having to perform a complete system state backup.

If you are not using ADI you have to respectively backup all of the Zone file data on each server where DNS is being hosted.

Will.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:creative555
ID: 40571642
THank you.
0

Featured Post

Are your AD admin tools letting you down?

Managing Active Directory can get complicated.  Often, the native tools for managing AD are just not up to the task.  The largest Active Directory installations in the world have relied on one tool to manage their day-to-day administration tasks: Hyena. Start your trial today.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Occasionally you run into the website or two that will not resolve properly using your own DNS servers.  Some people simply set up global forwarders for their DNS server.  I don’t recommend doing this because it can cause problems resolving addresse…
Learn about cloud computing and its benefits for small business owners.
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to join and promote the first Windows Server 2012 domain controller into an Active Directory environment running on Windows Server 2008. Determine the location of the FSMO roles by lo…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the process of configuring their Windows Server 2012 domain controller to synchronize its time with a trusted, external resource. Use Google, Bing, or other preferred search engine to locate trusted NTP …

937 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now