Solved

2000 domain controller

Posted on 2003-12-04
6
457 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-13
Hello friends,

      I have two windows 2000 domain controllers in my network. How to Identify which is the primary domain controller and secondary domain controller.

thanks in advance

venkat
0
Comment
Question by:venkateswara
  • 3
6 Comments
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:juliancrawford
ID: 9880898
Primary and secondary domain controllers are for NT - they do not apply in active directory Windows 2000.
0
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:ryangorman
ID: 9881363
As Julian said - there are no PDC/BDCs under W2K/3 per se. Instead there are five FSMO roles including the PDC-emulator. The following is a dump of the DUMPFSMO.VBS script from the resource script. It lists the five role holders.

@echo off
REM
REM Script to dump FSMO role owners on the server designated by %1
REM

if ""=="%1" goto usage

ntdsutil roles Connections "Connect to server %1" Quit "select Operation Target" "List roles for connected server" Q Q Q

goto done

:usage

@echo Please provide the name of a domain controller (i.e. dumpfsmos MYDC)
@echo.

:done


0
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
juliancrawford earned 100 total points
ID: 9881527
Looks as if venkateswara has a bad habit of asking but not closing questions.
Questions Open 7
(and I think N1nja maybe a second account )

Actually your question history convicts you of looking for answers for a mcse test questions mabye.
we dont do homework here!
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:juliancrawford
ID: 9881618
Please re-read the membership agreement:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/jsp/memberAgreement.jsp
Pay particlular attention to this section:

If Experts Exchange believes, in its sole discretion, that a violation of these Guidelines has occurred, it may take responsive action. Such action may include, but not be limited to, permanent removal of illegal or inappropriate information or content, or suspension or termination of your membership and access to Experts Exchange Service

 * violating the guidelines for academic honesty or other unethical behavior.
0
 
LVL 18

Expert Comment

by:JConchie
ID: 9886169
Julian.......concur.....you should post this for the mods in CS
0

Featured Post

NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
When you have clients or friends from around the world, it becomes a challenge to arrange a meeting or effectively manage your time. This is where Outlook's capability to show 2 time zones in one calendar comes in handy.
Established in 1997, Technology Architects has become one of the most reputable technology solutions companies in the country. TA have been providing businesses with cost effective state-of-the-art solutions and unparalleled service that is designed…

803 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question