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Cannot connect or browse to a CIFS server via hostname, however, access via IP works

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Applies to

  • Data ONTAP 7-mode
  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8
  • ONTAP 9

Issue

Cannot connect or browse to a CIFS server via hostname (\\hostname) or FQDN (\\hostname.domain.com), however, access via IP (\\ip_address) works.

 

 

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