To Install DNS

  1. Log on as Administrator or as a member of the Administrators group.
  2. Click Start, point to Control Panel, and then click Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Click Add or Remove Windows Components.
  4. In the Components list, click Networking Services (but do not select or clear the check box), and then click Details.
  5. Click to select the Domain Name System (DNS) check box, and then click OK.
  6. Click Next.
  7. When you are prompted, insert the Windows Server 2003 CD-ROM into the computer’s CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive.
  8. When Setup is complete, click Finish on the Completing the Windows Components Wizard page.
  9. Click Close to close the Add or Remove Programs dialog box.

To Transfer Records from the Current DNS Server

  1. Click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click DNS.
  2. Expand ServerName, where ServerName is the name of the server.
  3. Right-click Forward Lookup Zones, and then click New Zone.
  4. Click Next.
  5. Click Secondary zone, and then click Next.
  6. Type the name of the zone in the Zone name box, and then click Next. In this example, type
  7. Type the IP address of the current primary DNS server in the IP address box (in this example, type, click Add, and then click Next.
  8. Click Finish.
  9. Right-click Reverse Lookup Zones, and then click New Zone.
  10. Click Next.
  11. Click Secondary zone, and then click Next.
  12. In the Network ID box, type 192.168.0, and then click Next.
  13. Type the IP address of the current primary DNS server (in this example,, click Add , and then click Next.
  14. Click Finish.

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