How do I install the DNS Service?

A. The DNS Service can only be installed on NT/2000 Server and is installed as follows under NT 4.0:

  1. Start the Network Control Panel Applet (Start - Settings - Control Panel - Network)
  2. Click the Services tab and click Add
  3. Select "Microsoft DNS Server" and click OK
  4. The software will be installed and the machine will then reboot

For Windows 2000 perform the following:

  1. Start the Add/Remove Programs control panel applet (Start - Settings - Control Panel - Add/Remove Programs)
  2. Click the 'Add/Remove Windows Components' button
  3. Select 'Networking Services' and click Details
  4. Check the 'Domain Name System (DNS)' box and click OK
  5. Click Next to all other dialogs

TAGS: Windows 8
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