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Computer in Site A authenticates in Site C's DC and runs script from Site C's DC

Posted on 2008-06-23
Last Modified: 2010-04-18
We have some Computers in Site A that authenticate to DC's in other Sites and run the scripts from those respective DCs. Site A has a DC that accepts requets and its subnets have been configured correctly & verified...is this by nature of the active directory beast?

We have every subnet assigned to their respective site and verified...
Question by:kf4ape
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Jay_Jay70 earned 125 total points
ID: 21851043
if you have configured sites and services as follows

then your other option may be DNS, make sure your clients look only at their local DNS server

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ID: 21851986
I think DNS was the key...they just redid the scopes for DHCP and I am waiting to hear back...
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ID: 21852182
yah whilst it really shouldnt (it does - but it shouldnt) have an affect when you configure sites and services, it will throw out the config just a touch and makse it a very hard thing to troubleshoot :)

Author Comment

ID: 21852278
yeah with all the 10 layer deep DNS settings that no one sees...I will leave this open for a bit...awaiting some feedback from some testers at the impacted site...
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ID: 21852367
no worries mate, no rush :)

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