AD replication exceeded the tombstone lifetime

Posted on 2008-11-20
Last Modified: 2012-05-05

What to do? (see attached picture)

Question by:mikeydk
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    If PUBDC01 is your FSMO holder disconnect PUBDC02 from network, remove AD from PUBDC02 with "dcpromo /forceremoval", perform metadata cleanup on PUBDC01 and add PUBDC02 back as replica DC.


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    This is saying that it has been over 60 days since a successful replication has occured. PUBDC02 will not be replicated since it holds outdated data. You will have to remove it from your domain like toni says.


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