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Cannot add a second AD

Posted on 2006-11-14
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Event ID 1168.

I cannot add a secondary AD. I receive the Access denied message.
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Question by:nagib
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by:trenes
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Hi nagib,

As which user do you add the DC? Is he a member of the domain admin group? or enterprise admin?

Cheers!
regards,

Trenes
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by:nagib
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domain administrator
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by:nagib
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The event id 1168 occurrs while trying to add a new domain controller
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by:Jay_Jay70
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probably DNS - make sure your soon to be DC is only looking at the DC for DNS and no ISP entries
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Steve Knight earned 250 total points
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What are the other parts of that error.  Could be this:

http://support.microsoft.com/?id=232070
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by:Netman66
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What is the Source on that error?

Post the entire Event Log error (you can use the notepad button to copy it to the clipboard then paste it here).
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by:nagib
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Source is NTDS General, the event log error is in Portuguese, thats why I did not paste here. I think event id and source give enought info.
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by:Netman66
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by:Netman66
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If it doesn't, then I need the error code in the log entry.  It should be at the start of the text in the error description.

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by:Netman66
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Crap....sorry about that Dragon - I just noticed I posted the same link as you!  

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