Remove Windows 2003 Server from Domain

I rashly removed, formatted and rebuilt a Win3k Server that I had been building as a replacement without first cleanly removing it from the domain (it was configured as a backup dc), my question is, can I anticipate and reprecussions from this and is there anything I can do now to minimise the potential damage?
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mass2612Connect With a Mentor Commented:
If the server has joined the domain with a different name then you should be able to clean up the AD database using ntdsutil.

You should also check the all FSMO roles are in operation.
Jay_Jay70Connect With a Mentor Commented:
make sure you remove the machines from sites and services as well, i have seen this hang around despite ntdsutil's best efforts.

once cleaned, run DCDIAG and post any errors
sofestibeestConnect With a Mentor Commented:

Just follow this KB artcile:;EN-US;216498

dooleydogConnect With a Mentor Commented:
In addition, use ADSI Edit, this is graphical and can show you what is in your database and allow you to remove references to anything that no longer exists.

Good Luck,
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