Synchronising to wrong server
Posted on 2009-07-06
We have DFS configured on our head office network. We have replication between our sydney AD and UK AD. One of our users travels alot between each office. He has just come back and his laptop keeps trying to sync with the UK server. The DFS root is globalgossip.net. We he pings that root it shows ip of 10.152.0.104 which is our SYD server, which is great, but when he relogs onto our network, it tries to sync to the UK server again and the whole thing takes approx 10 minutes, where it times out and then the system recreates a new profile for him locally. All the DFS links and shares do not come automatically as they do for everyone else.
What to do I need to do to get his laptop to sync to our local SYD head office?