Windows Server 2022

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

This Windows Server 2022 Tutorial covers Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022. Domain Name System (DNS) is a name resolution service that provides a naming system for computers, services, and other resources in the network. The DNS Server resolves computer names or other hostnames to IP addresses and IP addresses to computer names or other hostnames. A DNS zone is the specific portion of a DNS namespace hosted on a DNS server and it contains resource records. The DNS records contain the information that DNS servers send in response to DNS requests.

Demo environment

  • Computer Name: server1
  • Operating System: Windows Server 2022 Datacenter
  • IP Address: 192.168.3.3

Install Domain Name System

Steps for Install Domain Name System

  1. Open Add roles and features Wizard
  2. Select installation type
  3. Select destination server
  4. Select server roles
  5. Select Features
  6. DNS Server
  7. Confirm installation selections

1. Open Add roles and features Wizard

Open the Server Manager dashboard and click Add roles and features.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

Before you begin, click Next.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

2. Select installation type

Select Role-based or feature-based installation and click Next.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

3. Select destination server

Select a Host to which you’d like to add services and click Next.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

4. Select server roles

Choose the DNS Server box from the server roles page.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

As soon as you choose Hyper-V a new window appears. Click Add Features.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

Click Next to continue.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

5. Select Features

On the select features console, just click Next because we do not require any extra features at the moment.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

6. DNS Server

On the DNS Server console, you can read brief information about the DNS Server. Click Next to continue.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

7. Confirm installation selections

Confirm installation selections and click on Install to start the installation process.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022

After finishing the installation, click Close and restart the Server.

Install Domain Name System on Windows Server 2022