Adding Windows 7 to a Windows server 2012 but got error while joining An active directory domain controller for the domain could not contacted RRS feed

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  • Windows 2012 

    IP settings 

    Subnet mask




    Windows 7

    Obtain IP address automatically  





    The error code reads 


    The following error occored wen DNS was queried for the servise location (SRV)

    resource record used to locate an Active Directory Domane Controller (AD DC) for Domain

    "dalek.local ".


    the error was: "This operation returned because the timeout period expired."

    (error code 0x000005b4 ERROR_TIMEOUT)


    The query was for SRV record_ldap._tcp.dc._msdcs.dalek.local.

    the DNS server used  by this computer for name resolution are not responding. This 

    computer is configured to use DNS servers withe following IP addresses :


    Verify that this computer is connected to the network, that these are the correct DNS

    server IP addresses, and that at least one of the DNS servers is running 

    Monday, May 8, 2017 5:06 AM

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