Table of Contents

  1. The DNS Server Service
    1. Domain Name Space
    2. DNS Zones
    3. Resource Records
    4. Other Resource Records
    5. File Types
    6. Zone Types
  2. Name Server Roles
    1. Other Name Servers
    2. Zone Transfers
    3. Zone Transfer Security
    4. Active Directory Integrated Zones
    5. Name Resolution
    6. DNS recursion
    7. New DNS Features
  3. Installing and Configuring DNS
    1. Configuring a DNS Server
    2. Dynamic DNS Updates
    3. Installing and Configuring the DNS Service
  4. DNS Management Tool
    1. DNS Zone Options
    2. Creating a New DNS Forward Lookup Zone
    3. Configuring Zones for Secure Dynamic Update
    4. Active Directory Integrated Zones
    5. Viewing or Modifying AD integrated zones
    6. Creating DNS Stub Zones
    7. Configuring DNS forwarding
    8. Configuring DNS Conditional Forwarding
    9. Configuring Zones for Dynamic Updates
  5. Managing DNS
    1. WINS Lookup Record
    2. Stub Zones vs. Conditional Forwarding
    3. Delegating Zones
    4. Creating a Delegated DNS Zone
    5. DNS Notify Lists
  6. Managing DNS Record Settings
    1. Managing Resource Records
    2. Other Resource Records
    3. Manually Creating DNS Records
    4. Manually Creating DNS Resource Records
  7. Managing DNS server options
    1. Configuring Scavenging
  8. Monitoring DNS
    1. Nslookup
    2. Using the nslookup Command
    3. Nslookup examples
    4. Nslookup Syntax
    5. Nslookup in Interactive Mode
    6. Nslookup Name Query
    7. Querying another name server
    8. Listing information for a DNS domain
    9. Using DNSLint
    10. DNSLint syntax
    11. Using Dnscmd
  9. Other useful tools
    1. System Monitor
    2. Event Viewer
    3. Event Properties
    4. Analysing event information
    5. Monitoring DNS with the System Monitor
    6. Replication Monitor
    7. Working with Replication Monitor
    8. DNS Debug Logs
  10. Self Assessment Questions
    1. Self Assessment Questions 2
    2. Self Assessment Questions 3
  11. Summary