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Running Windows 2003 server and Symantec Antivirus v10 - took an image from one admin server and imaged new server, going to shutdown old admin server (number1) so I'm trying to make the new server (number2) the primary so I can move over the managed PC's.  Number2 shows disabled and getting event ID's 60 and 62 in eventvwr.  Anyone come accross this before?  Everything I saw so far eludes to re-installing which I need to try and avoid due to opertional nessesity.  Thanks.
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I'm afraid I'm going to have to say i've only ever fixed this via reinstall. Sorry!
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Yea I was affraid of that.  Do you know if this is a typical result?  I have to prepare documentation and I was curious if this should be expected to happen every time or not.  Also, do you re-install on the original master(number1) or the new(number2)?  Thanks.
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Its fairly common to be honest. And I would recommend trying the new one first in terms of reinstall, otherwise you'll need to do both. Its a pain, but as far as my experience, it happens fairly regularly.
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I uninstalled and reinstalled and it still shows disabled, the eventvwr errors 60 and 62 are not showing up, and now I can log into the console but not the client.  I really don't like symantec very much.
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Yes, ok it just took sometime, but the option to make it primary is now availble and it is no longer disabled.  I'll give you the points, thanks for replying to my post.
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