OmniSecu.com Logo  
omnisecu.com free mcse ccna rhce linux java learning
omnisecu.com free mcse ccna rhce linux java learning
          Sharefacebook twitter google+ google bookmark yahoo bookmark delicious digg linkedin pinterest reddit stumbleupon evernote diigo blinklist blogmarks livejournal email feed

Tutorials

How to install Domain Name System (DNS) on a Windows 2003 Server

External Resources

Domain Name System (DNS) is a mandatory service for Windows Active Directory and with out Domain Name System (DNS) Windows Active Directory will not work properly. Windows Active Directory uses Domain Name System (DNS) for name resolution. It is always better to install the Domain Name System (DNS) service before Active Directory installation. In this example we are going to install the Domain Name System (DNS) and the Active Directory services in same server.

To install Domain Name System (DNS) service open "Add or Remove Programs" applet from the Control Panel (Start > Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs).

DNS installation Add or Remove Programs

Click "Add/Remove Windows Components" button (Left panel, Bottom-most). This will fire up Windows Components Dialog box.

DNS Installation Windows Components Dialog box

Scroll down the list box inside "Windows Components" screen, and find "Networking Services".

DNS Installation Select Networking Services

Highlight "Networking Services" and click "Details" button.

DNS Installation Networking Services

Check the "Domain Name System (DNS)" checkbox inside "Networking Services" dialog box and Click "OK".

DNS installation DNS Selected

Inside "Windows Components" screen, you can now see "Netorking Services" selected and the colour of the checkbox is grey. This means that only one Networking Component is selected (Domain Name System (DNS)) from many available components. Click "Next". You may require Windows 2003 Enterprise Server installation CD to copy Domain Name System (DNS) installation files. The files which are required to install Domain Name System (DNS) can be found inside "i386" folder inside Windows 2003 Enterprise Server installation CD. A "Copy Error" dialog box may be displayed and you can click the "Browse" button to select i386 folder inside Windows 2003 Enterprise Server installation CD.

DNS Installation Copy Error

In the "Locate File" Dialog box, locate i386 folder and click "Open".

DNS Installation Select i386 Folder

Click "Retry" button in the "Copy Error" dialog box.

DNS Installation completed

"Completing the Windows Components Wizard" screen will be displayed and now you have installed Domain Name System (DNS) service on a Windows 2003 Enterprise Server.

              Jajish Thomason Google+
Related Topics

No Related Topics Available

comments powered by Disqus


eXTReMe Tracker DMCA.com