dual boot  machine joing the domain

Posted on 2007-10-16
Last Modified: 2009-07-29
I have one machine with two hard disk , this machine i have made dual boot with same name and ip in both the harddisk with winxp sp2.
now when i have join this machine into Active directory ,its doses not login into domain from both the
os .If i got the sucess from one harddisk then it dose not join the domain if try to join from other hardisk after rebooting.
both user id and password remain the same.

i did not understand why it is happening .
Question by:tomar_10
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    Accepted Solution

    You cannot use the same computername since there's a unique number known as a SID associated with it.  Rename the broken OS and rejoin it to the domain.
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    Assisted Solution

    You literally need to think of each partition as a different computer and set up appropriately. (Different computer accounts)

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    check out this link to what the comments above are refering to

    see if that helps explain things a bit

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