After you transfer all of the records, you must remove the old DNS server from the network, and then set the DNS server as the primary DNS server. To set the DNS server as the primary DNS server, follow these steps:

  1. Click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click DNS.
  2. Expand ServerName, where ServerName is the name of the server.
  3. Expand Forward Lookup Zones.
  4. Right-click the zone, and then click Properties.
  5. Click the General tab.
  6. Click Change, and then click Primary zone. If the DNS server is a domain controller, click to select the Store the zone in Active Directory (available only if DNS server is a domain controller check box.
  7. Click OK.
  8. If you want to permit dynamic updates, click Nonsecure and secure in the dynamic updates box.
  9. Click OK.

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