priority of authenticate user in DCs

Posted on 2011-09-20
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please if I have two domain controllers how can I clarify the priority example the user pc with which domain controller it will authenticate as the first choice and after the second if the first does not respond
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It will try to authenticate with a DC in its own site (assuming you have set up sites and services correctly).
Within sites (or within the domain if you have a single site), the client will attempt to try to authenticate with DCs according to the weighting and priority set in the SRV records in DNS
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if you want the full detail see http://support.microsoft.com/kb/247811

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