AD access & DNS


A client of mine has two sites each with a 10 SDSL uplink

Up till now they only had one (DC + DNS) server

Many complained about disconnections or slow authentication from the remote site

I therefore promoted a server to DC on the remote site; this went well

I also activated DNS server on this new DC.

Some workstations are statically IP'd while others get their IP¨address from a DHCP server.

Must I configure the remote PCs so that they use the local DC as their primary DNS or will this happen naturally ?

Yann ShukorOwnerAsked:
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
yes you should either in the dhcp server (when they renew they will get the new DC) or the statics manually

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