How to Eliminate the CMD Error “DNS server not authoritative for zone”

When users try to use a certain command in CMD, they may encounter the “DNS Server not authoritative for zone” error. In fact, this is a common problem. When this error occurs, it means that the affected users cannot execute commands that do not invoke the built-in utilities.

What causes the `DNS server not authoritative for zone` message?

The error `DNS server not authoritative for zone` may be caused by a possible hard disk sector corruption. The cmd error “DNS Server Not Authoritative for Zone” also occurs if the system files are corrupted. The error also occurs when running a Python command, even if the DNS settings are incorrectly configured, the error may persist. read more

How to Resolve the Error “The computer did not resync because no time data was available” in Windows

When you work on a Microsoft Windows Server system and try to synchronize its time with another time source (an external NTP server), you may encounter the error message “The computer did not resync because no time data was available“. So, to synchronize the time between the internal and external time source, you need to run the command “w32tm /resync”.

The command must be executed either in the domain or on the client system. This error is mostly due to the improper configuration of the Windows Time Service group policy. Fortunately, the error “Computer could not resync because there is no time data” can be fixed on a Windows 10 computer. Let’s take a look at how. read more