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Best way to reinstall a domain controller Windows 2008

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Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Hello 2 all experts,

What is the best way to reinstall a secondary domain controller ?
The enviorment is this: Windows 2008 domain, 2 domain controllers, TMG 2010 + Exchange.
Cause: the secondary domain controller is rebooting because of some hardware problems, and i want to replace it with another server.
roles
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You need to clean metadata with ntdsutil, of the failed DC then build your new DC.  Make sure Exchange was not pointing to the failed DC.  I can attach a doc if your unsure on how to clean metadata
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Thanks for the fast reply.
The doc will be higly appreciated :)
Top Expert 2011

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give me 10mins I will
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