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Sharepoint Name - DNS Alias Strange results

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 09, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
I have a Sharepoint server called SVR-SPOINT2010 which hosts our internal Intranet. I have two DNS entries for this server with A Records for Portal2 and Intranet, so http://intranet and http://portal2 aswell as http://svr-spoint2010 all bring up the Intranet. If I goto a subsite (ie. /IT) and select 'Site Actions'  'View all site content' it shows me the site content from the root of the Intranet, as opposed to from the /IT site. Using the DNS names, If I goto a library on any of the subsites and click on the name of the View at the top of the screen to change the views none work. If I select List then Edit View I get an error that the view doesn;t exist. However using the original server name (http://svr-spoint2010) the 'View all content' and the Views all work correctly. It seems that internally to harepoint 2010 it only works with the originally configured server name and not with any DNS Alias names. Does anyone know how we can change it so that it works with the DNS Alias names correctly. Cheers Ian

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