DNS Configuration

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ThinManager allows you to define a Domain Name Server to identify terminal servers instead of relying on IP addresses.
Select Manage > DNS Configuration from the ThinManager menu to launch the Domain Name Server Wizard.

Domain Name Service Wizard - Introduction
Domain Name Service Wizard - Introduction

Select the System using a DNS server radio button and then the Next button to configure DNS.

Domain Name Server Configuration
Domain Name Server Configuration

The DNS settings can be added automatically by selecting the Read DNS Setting from this computer button. This will transfer the DNS settings from the current computer into ThinManager.
The DNS settings can be manually added by selecting the Add DNS Server button to launch a DNS Server dialog box that allows the IP address of the DNS server to be entered.

Domain Name Server Configuration - Add DNS Server
Domain Name Server Configuration - Add DNS Server

Add the IP address of the DNS server into the DNS Server dialog and select OK. Additional IP addresses can be listed by selecting the Add DNS Server button again.
Additional Settings include the Domain field is for the DNS domain name and the Search Domain field. This field will be added as a prefix to any DNS searches.

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