Best Practices Analyzer for Domain Name System: Configuration

Applies To: Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2

Topics in this section can help you bring DNS running on Windows ServerĀ® 2008 or Windows ServerĀ® 2008 R2 into compliance with configuration best practices. Content in this section is most valuable to administrators who have completed a Best Practices Analyzer scan of DNS, and who want information about how to interpret and resolve scan results that identify areas of DNS that are noncompliant with configuration best practices.

Best Practices Analyzer and configuration rules

Configuration rules are applied to identify settings that might require modification for DNS to perform optimally. Configuration rules can help prevent setting conflicts that can result in error messages or prevent DNS from carrying out its prescribed duties in an enterprise.

For more information about Best Practices Analyzer and scans, see Best Practices Analyzer.

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Best Practices Analyzer for Domain Name System: Operation