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CIFS access failing error messages: No servers found in DNS

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9


All CIFS access failing with the error:
Lookup of CIFS account name procedure failed
[ 7 ms] No servers found in DNS lookup for
[ 7] No servers available for MS_LSA, vserver: 3, domain:
[ 17] No servers found in DNS lookup for
[ 17] No servers available for MS_LSA, vserver: 3, domain:
**[ 17] FAILURE: Unable to make a connection
** (, result: 6940
[ 17] Could not find Windows name 'XXXX\USER NAME'
[ 17] CIFS name lookup failed


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