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Active Directory operation failed - Exchange 2007

Posted on 2011-09-20
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Hello,

I've been having some issues with a DC on my network and I just logged on to my exchange and got a pop-up.

 Exchange error
Now, I have a primary DC that is working fine, but my old primary DC is coming back with errors. Please see my Comment/post - User account cannot be found in Active Directory
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/Server_Software/File_Servers/Active_Directory/Q_27315960.html

I appreciate anyones help.

Thanks,

nimdatx
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open exchange management console go to org config, and in the top right hand side select modify configuration controller...point it to  a known working directory server (preferably a GC) close EMC and reopen
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Would that have hurt anything or stopped mail flow?
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it potentially could have. Did you have mail flow issues?
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I had some users that complained that their ActiveSync on iphone was asking for username/password and wasn't working. Can you take a look at my other ticket in regards to Active Directory issue? Weird things have been happening since my second DC has failed. Thanks so much.
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