DNS Manager Fails with Error: Access was Denied

Scenario:

I’ve just had an issue arise that I cannot seem to solve. I recently set up a Windows Server DC with DNS and DHCP and all has been working fine, but I discovered today that when I go into the DNS Manager I get the following issue:

DNS. Access was denied. Would you like to add it anyway?

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Modern Graphic Design

Modern Graphic Design – 70 of the Best Examples Design Wizard’s “Modern Graphic Design” looks at 70 of the best examples of modern graphic design in the 21st century. It examines how their designers were inspired by modern graphic design trends and look at the way they wove these styles into their work.”

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Travel Design Trends – Infographic

The “user journey” is a fundamental concept of UX design that helps designers understand how a user interacts with a website. An extremely helpful concept on its own, the journey metaphor is perhaps nowhere more relevant than in the travel webspace.

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Interface not registered (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80040155) – Microsoft Office/Outlook Error

If you recently uninstalled Outlook 2013 or Outlook 2016 or have a problem with your Outlook installation then you may encounter the following error messages:

Unable to cast COM object of type ‘Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.ApplicationClass’ to interface type ‘Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook._Application’.

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How to: Convert Entire Data in a Blob Storage from Cool / Hot Storage Tier into Archive Access Tier.

As we all know Azure Storage provides a reliable and highly available object storage to store massive amounts of data for a very cheap price. Blob access tiers is a functionality provided by Azure Storage to store your blobs in different access tiers based on how these blobs are accessed.

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Adding Email Alias to Office 365 when using Azure AD Connect

So we have an on-premise AD running, this is connected to my Office 365 (and therefore Azure AD) using the Azure AD Connect.

I wanted to add an alias email, normally I would simply log onto the Office 365 Admin Portal, go to my user click edit under the username/email section and add the Alias.

However after connecting up the AD Connect it now shows:

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What’s new in Azure Monitor – Overview

Azure Monitor maximizes the availability and performance of applications by delivering a comprehensive solution for collecting, analyzing, and acting on telemetry from cloud and on-premises environments. It helps understanding how applications are performing and proactively identifies issues affecting them and the resources they depend on.

Get the granular, real-time monitoring data you need—all in one place!

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How to: Setup Outlook to Open Replies and Forwards in Pop-Out Window instead of Reading Pane

Microsoft Outlook 2013, 2016 and Office 365 defaults to open email replies and forwards in the reading pane, to have the email pop-out by default instead in an uncluttered window, just follow the simple steps below.

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How to: FIX: The Trust Relationship between this Workstation and the Primary Domain Failed – Windows 10

So, this happens often, usually laptops but sometimes desktop and even servers fall victim to this issue. There are apparently a number of reasons why this happens, but the main reason seems to be lost connection between the ‘client/server’ and the Domain controllers.

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