No mouse/keyboard/RPC on server 2003 R1
Posted on 2008-10-29
Here is where I am at.
I have DC01 and DC02...DC01 is the one with the GC and all FSMO's. DC01 is also the server with the problem. There is NO manual system state backup (if you know of an automatic one please inform me). What is occuring is that at the instant windows loads after post, I lose my keyboard and mouse, as well as any rpc related services, althought the server will ping. CTRL-ALT-DEL prompts, but I cannot use the keyboard (ps or usb) The keyboard works in post.
I cannot completely reload, so I will not be awarding points for that as a solution. I would have done a repair hours ago, but do not have a system state as this is a brand new server and the installation of the backup agent is what occurred directly before the crash.