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  • Reverse lookup Zone display

    how can I change display of reverse lookup zone from : 172.168.x.x to
    vice versa.
    Thank You
    MCSE 2003

  • #2
    Re: Reverse lookup Zone display

    Hi ,

    Where did you pass your MCSE ?
    You can not change the display.

    Win2003 MCSE Messaging
    MCITP Exchange 2007
    MCITP:Server Administrator
    and many mores......


    • #3
      Re: Reverse lookup Zone display

      The reverse lookup zone is generated from your network so unless you have changed all the IP addresses, it should not need changing
      If you have changed IPs, create a new zone and the PTR records will gradually get created
      Tom Jones
      MCT, MCSE (2000:Security & 2003), MCSA:Security & Messaging, MCDBA, MCDST, MCITP(EA, EMA, SA, EDA, ES, CS), MCTS, MCP, Sec+
      PhD, MSc, FIAP, MIITT
      IT Trainer / Consultant
      Ossian Ltd

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      • #4
        Re: Reverse lookup Zone display

        There IS a way to change the "default" names of your reverse lookup zones; but I'm not sure how. My German colleagues have set it up so that a new reverse lookup zone will be called (e.g.) 172.16.7.x (Site Name) instead of "7.16.172.IN-ADDR.ARPA".

        Again - I have no idea HOW they did it, but they have.

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