Category: Windows 2008 R2

Reverse DNS / PTR records with Windows 2008

The Windows 2008 DNS Manager does not work correctly for reverse DNS zones outside of the typical classes.  I recently had to enable reverse DNS for a /25.  The DNS Manager creates the zone correctly, but then doesn't allow you to enter the PTR records… more »

McAfee EPO 4.5 on Windows 2008 R2

Windows 2008R2 disabled the 8.3 naming conventions by default for performance reasons. McAfee's EPO product requires 8.3 naming, and will not install with it disabled. To enable it modify the registry.HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Con… more »