Unable to login to my secondary Domain Controller

Posted on 2009-02-10
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
One of my tech disable the NIC cards on my secondary Domain Controller, now we are unable to login to that particular Controller.  Any suggestions?
Question by:ram6071
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    Accepted Solution

    Reboot into Directory Services Restore Mode, Safe Mode, or Safe Mode with Networking and log in using the DSRM password, re-enable the NIC and reboot normally.

    (As an aside, this is why lower-level technicians should be restricted in the rights that they are granted on an Active Directory network - if your tech is a Domain Admin, this is a good illustration of why that shouldn't be the case.)

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    Thanks Laura!  That was very helpfull...

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