Uninstall of Active Directory Incomplete need help fast

Posted on 2005-05-03
Last Modified: 2010-03-18
I have an network server that I tried removing Active Directory from and it ended up not removing it completely and I'm stuck in limbo....Do I have to reformat the hardrive.  I backed it up about 2 days ago and I can't get into the system restore setting in bootup...  The password I'm giving it doesn't there a way to reset the administrators password?

Question by:candg
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    Accepted Solution

    Click Start, click Run, and then type the following command:
    dcpromo /forceremoval

    That should do it.  No need to reformat.

    Author Comment

    it doesn't work

    Author Comment

    It says that the remote call procedure didn't work...and therefore ends up resetting the machine.......  :( what's going on?

    Author Comment

    I have reformated my drive.  Thanks for the help....

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