How to Add an Alias (CNAME) Resource Record to a Zone

How to Add an Alias (CNAME) Resource Record to a Zone?

To create Alias name in windows 2008

1. First login into Server and Click on Start and type dnsmgmt.msc

 

2. After that click on Forward Lookup Zones

3. Expand Forward Lookup Zones ,right click on dtech.sa.com and Click on New Alias (CNAME).

4. Then New Resource Record wizard comes up.

5. Then Provide Alias Name ( Alias name against Server for which you want to create entry).

6. Click on Browse button for target host’s FQDN name and double click on dtech.sa.com (Domain).

7. Then click on Forward Lookup Zone.Click ok.

8. Then click on dtech.sa.com (Domain name).

9. Then select the name of a Server.

 

10. Then click OK.