troubleshooting Question

New domain server not working

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Windows Server 2003Microsoft Legacy OSMicrosoft Server OS
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I have set up a new 2003 Server as Domain controller, active directory and DNS.for domain: example.com
There is an existing network with another domain controller: example1.com .  The new Domain controller is set up as new/standalone for preparation to switch users to a new domain in the near future.  New domain appears to be set up but no other machine can join it. I get an error that "Domain Server could not be contacted.:
10.0.1.1  Router/Gateway
10.0.1.142  New domain Server,active directory, dns
10.0.1.146  Server trying to join the new domain.(Is not on any other domain but a workgroup)
10.0.1.128  Old Domain controller, active directory, dns (in use)
I do not want the new domain server to be a part of the domain at all.
Any help would be appreciated.
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