Solved

trouble adding 2nd domain controller

Posted on 2011-09-08
3
263 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
hello all

i am trying to add a 2nd domain controler but when it tries to rplicate the dns on dcpromo i have an rpc server is unavailable error.

New D/C OS is Server 2008 R"
original D/C is Server 2008

please see attached files for ipconfig info

any help appreciated


 newdc.docx origdc.docx
0
Comment
Question by:markgould1978
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:ajwuk
ID: 36501826
How come you're using routeable IP addressing for your internal network?

Have you run Forest prep and AD prep to bring the schema level up to 2008 R2 first?
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
markgould1978 earned 0 total points
ID: 36502255
this is a network i inherited to support as was setup by the previous IT person in the company.

I ran adprep /forestprep on the original dc
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:markgould1978
ID: 36565437
excellent solution
0

Featured Post

Ransomware-A Revenue Bonanza for Service Providers

Ransomware – malware that gets on your customers’ computers, encrypts their data, and extorts a hefty ransom for the decryption keys – is a surging new threat.  The purpose of this eBook is to educate the reader about ransomware attacks.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

The recent Microsoft changes on update philosophy for Windows pre-10 and their impact on existing WSUS implementations.
A procedure for exporting installed hotfix details of remote computers using powershell
This tutorial will walk an individual through locating and launching the BEUtility application to properly change the service account username and\or password in situation where it may be necessary or where the password has been inadvertently change…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the process of transferring the five major, necessary Active Directory Roles, commonly referred to as the FSMO roles to another domain controller. Log onto the new domain controller with a user account t…
Suggested Courses

628 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question