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Adding Recipient Update Service for Child Domain failing

Posted on 2007-11-14
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I am trying to add an entry in Recipient update service for a new child domain and it is failing with the following message:

The specified group type is invalid.
Facility: Win32
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I have run both domain prep and foresprep.  I also have several other child domains that are working fine and have correct recipient service entries defined.
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Hi,

Do you have any GC in your child domain? If not please upgrade one DC as GC. If so then check whether child domain servers are communicating with GC's

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dammit...it's always the simplest little thing.  That fixed it.  The domain controller was indeed not a GC.  I checked the box, waited a little while and boom it now works.  Thank you callieman!
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