Server replication

Posted on 2011-04-22
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
How do stop server running windows 2003 from replicating to a remote server that does not exist anymore?  Remote server went out of commission without demoting it.
Question by:meteorman
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    Accepted Solution

    You need to run a metadata cleanup to remove lingering objects

    Delete all DNS records for failed DC.

    Author Comment

    CN=Portland dosn't exist anymore

    select operation target: List servers in site
    Found 1 server(s)
    0 - CN=BRANCH1,CN=Servers,CN=NYC,CN=Sites,CN=Configuration,DC=ccoffset,DC=local
    select operation target: List Sites
    Found 2 site(s)
    0 - CN=NYC,CN=Sites,CN=Configuration,DC=ccoffset,DC=local
    1 - CN=Portland,CN=Sites,CN=Configuration,DC=ccoffset,DC=local
    select operation target: list servers in site
    No current site
    No current site
    Domain - DC=ccoffset,DC=local
    No current server
    No current Naming Context

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    Expert Comment

    by:Darius Ghassem
    ??? You need to delete any domain controllers listed that aren't listed anymore.

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