Unable to join domain

fredmoofredmoo Posts: 9Member ■□□□□□□□□□
i have 2 VMs for lab: win server 2008 r2 sp1; win 7 ent

2008: 192.168.25.150/24
gw: 192.168.25.2
domain: freddy

7: 192.168.25.133/24
gw: 192.168.25.2

7 is able to ping 2008, but not vice versa. and 7 is unable to join freddy domain

can someone kindly help?

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  • cyberguyprcyberguypr Senior Member Posts: 6,594Mod Mod
    Most likely a DNS issue. Where is the DNS for the Win7 client pointing to?
  • fredmoofredmoo Posts: 9Member ■□□□□□□□□□
    dns for both is: 192.168.25.150

    i'm now able to join, however still cannot ping. very odd
  • jahazieljahaziel Posts: 175Member
    Check firewall for ICMP being blocked on domain and Windows 7 machine.
  • DeathmageDeathmage Posts: 2,496Banned
    unblock windows firewall or disable it. if that doesn't work, join the domain "workgroup", reboot and then join the domain' freddie or whatever it's called" and it should join.
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