Enabling or disabling DNS and DDNS

You can use System Manager to enable or disable DNS on a storage system. After enabling DNS, you can enable DDNS.

Before you begin

The DNS server administrator must have made the necessary changes in the DNS server for the DDNS functionality to work.

About this task


  1. Click the SVMs tab.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click Manage.
  3. Click the SVM Settings tab.
  4. In the Services pane, click DNS/DDNS.
  5. In the DNS/DDNS Services window, click Edit.
  6. In the Edit DNS/DDNS Settings dialog box, enable DNS and DDNS services:
    1. Select the DNS service check box.
    2. Select the DDNS service check box.
    You can disable DNS and DDNS by clearing the respective check box.
  7. Click OK.