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How to direct the client authentication to another dc in Active Directory 2003?

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How to direct the client authentication to another dc in Active Directory 2003?
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You can use the command SETPRFDC

SETPRFDC <"Domain Name"> <"Domain Controller Name">

or edit the file LMHOSTS in "%systemroot%\system32\drivers\etc" (Modify LMHOSTS only if you have WINS disable on client):

192.168.200.50 HOSTNAME #PRE #DOM:DOMAIN #DOMAIN NetBIOS Domain

Hope you help
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This question has been classified as abandoned and is being closed as part of the Cleanup Program. See my comment at the end of the question for more details.
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