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Error renaming domain computers

Posted on 2011-03-08
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Computer generates error saying the name already exists on the domain, however when runing a search in AD there are no results

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Question by:lgoss
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SyedJan earned 167 total points
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You should join that first with a workgroup then rename and rejoin with the domain .

that is the complete solution to your problem
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by:lgoss
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hi,

when joining to a workgroup, i get the following error: The following error occured attempting to unjoin the Domain XXXXX.local. The specified module could not be found
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Hi ,

please disconnect it from the network and then try joing to workgroup, if you were not succeded it seems that your dll files might be infected by virus , update your anti virus and full scan your computers, once you done then try if not then remove the anti virus try disjoining and then rejoin, i have had similar problems then solved in that way
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are you running WINS?
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