Solved

Windows 2003 Active Directory Domain Controller in Second Site

Posted on 2007-11-20
10
289 Views
Last Modified: 2010-03-17
Hi

Ok so we have rolled out our first site today. So our main site and site2 which is the remote site are up and running. Just some strange things happening. When goto use GPMC from the remote site it takes absolutely ages for anything come up. And also if i create a logon script and attach it to a OU within AD it will not run at the remote site. If i look at gpresult it tells me that it ran but it never maps any drives

any ideas?
0
Comment
Question by:kingcastle
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 5
  • 4
10 Comments
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:BDoellefeld
ID: 20323275
At the remote site, copy the login script locally and run it. What happens?
0
 

Author Comment

by:kingcastle
ID: 20323404
works no problem
0
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 20323824
can you run throught a quick dcdiag for me and report any errors
0
Space-Age Communications Transitions to DevOps

ViaSat, a global provider of satellite and wireless communications, securely connects businesses, governments, and organizations to the Internet. Learn how ViaSat’s Network Solutions Engineer, drove the transition from a traditional network support to a DevOps-centric model.

 

Author Comment

by:kingcastle
ID: 20323960
on the mian site or remote site
0
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 20324020
either one will do...
0
 

Author Comment

by:kingcastle
ID: 20324074
no errors
0
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 20324108
you got a GC in that site?
0
 

Author Comment

by:kingcastle
ID: 20324116
yip gc in that site
0
 

Author Comment

by:kingcastle
ID: 20324257
what i really want to make sure here is that any gp''s that i create and link to an ou that user and computer accounts actually reside in the remote site get their gp's from the correct server ie the dc for that site and dont come over the wan link's back to main site to get their gp's as this would be a nightmare and really slow

cheers
0
 
LVL 48

Accepted Solution

by:
Jay_Jay70 earned 500 total points
ID: 20324421
as long as you have subnets assigned to this site it will be local
0

Featured Post

Office 365 Training for Admins

Learn how to provision tenants, synchronize on-premise Active Directory, and implement Single Sign-On with these master level course.  Only from Platform Scholar

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

This article shows how to deploy dynamic backgrounds to computers depending on the aspect ratio of display
A company’s centralized system that manages user data, security, and distributed resources is often a focus of criminal attention. Active Directory (AD) is no exception. In truth, it’s even more likely to be targeted due to the number of companies …
This tutorial will walk an individual through the process of configuring their Windows Server 2012 domain controller to synchronize its time with a trusted, external resource. Use Google, Bing, or other preferred search engine to locate trusted NTP …
Attackers love to prey on accounts that have privileges. Reducing privileged accounts and protecting privileged accounts therefore is paramount. Users, groups, and service accounts need to be protected to help protect the entire Active Directory …

739 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question