messed up server migration

Okay guys here's a good one...my overall goal is to replace a 2003 server with a 2008r2 box. No exchange, just AD, DNS, DHCP, and file sharing.

I followed instructions from: http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Server/Windows_Server_2008/Q_23582347.html

I followed all of the instructions and now neither the new or old DC can seem to find the Domain. I believe I may have tried to delete/force remove the old domain before replication was complete...I didn't realize it until I had already run it and things started screwing up. I wish there was a way I could monitor it so I'd know when replication was complete -- or I could be completely wrong about it. I unplugged the power cord to the old server right when I started the dcpromo /forceremove on the old server and now things are just weird. If I set the old server's DNS to it's own IP  and the new servers DNS to the old server's IP then I can get the Active Directory Users and Computers to populate -- but if I change any of those settings or if both boxes aren't online at the same time then I can't get that to populate and the DC "disappears". Now, it seems like both DCs can't see the domain, yet I can populate the users/computers list. I'm almost to the point where I will recreate the domain and rejoin all computers and recreate all users, unless one of you can bless me with some knowledge. The new server has all of the roles and if I run the check on them, the new server name has all of the roles. BUT, if I run dcdiag on the new server, this is what I get:

C:\Users\administrator.FCS\Desktop>dcdiag

Domain Controller Diagnosis

Performing initial setup:
   Done gathering initial info.

Doing initial required tests

   Testing server: Default-First-Site\DHG29VR1
      Starting test: Connectivity
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test Connectivity

Doing primary tests

   Testing server: Default-First-Site\DHG29VR1
      Starting test: Replications
         [Replications Check,DHG29VR1] A recent replication attempt failed:
            From SERVER1 to DHG29VR1
            Naming Context: DC=ForestDnsZones,DC=FCS,DC=local
            The replication generated an error (1908):
            Could not find the domain controller for this domain.
            The failure occurred at 2011-12-03 22:14:10.
            The last success occurred at 2011-12-03 21:57:12.
            1 failures have occurred since the last success.
            Kerberos Error.
            A KDC was not found to authenticate the call.
            Check that sufficient domain controllers are available.
         [Replications Check,DHG29VR1] A recent replication attempt failed:
            From SERVER1 to DHG29VR1
            Naming Context: DC=DomainDnsZones,DC=FCS,DC=local
            The replication generated an error (1908):
            Could not find the domain controller for this domain.
            The failure occurred at 2011-12-03 22:14:10.
            The last success occurred at 2011-12-03 21:57:12.
            1 failures have occurred since the last success.
            Kerberos Error.
            A KDC was not found to authenticate the call.
            Check that sufficient domain controllers are available.
         [Replications Check,DHG29VR1] A recent replication attempt failed:
            From SERVER1 to DHG29VR1
            Naming Context: CN=Schema,CN=Configuration,DC=FCS,DC=local
            The replication generated an error (1908):
            Could not find the domain controller for this domain.
            The failure occurred at 2011-12-03 22:14:10.
            The last success occurred at 2011-12-03 21:57:12.
            1 failures have occurred since the last success.
            Kerberos Error.
            A KDC was not found to authenticate the call.
            Check that sufficient domain controllers are available.
         [Replications Check,DHG29VR1] A recent replication attempt failed:
            From SERVER1 to DHG29VR1
            Naming Context: CN=Configuration,DC=FCS,DC=local
            The replication generated an error (1908):
            Could not find the domain controller for this domain.
            The failure occurred at 2011-12-03 22:14:10.
            The last success occurred at 2011-12-03 22:07:28.
            1 failures have occurred since the last success.
            Kerberos Error.
            A KDC was not found to authenticate the call.
            Check that sufficient domain controllers are available.
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test Replications
      Starting test: NCSecDesc
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test NCSecDesc
      Starting test: NetLogons
         Unable to connect to the NETLOGON share! (\\DHG29VR1\netlogon)
         [DHG29VR1] An net use or LsaPolicy operation failed with error 67, The
network name cannot be found..
         ......................... DHG29VR1 failed test NetLogons
      Starting test: Advertising
         Fatal Error:DsGetDcName (DHG29VR1) call failed, error 1355
         The Locator could not find the server.
         ......................... DHG29VR1 failed test Advertising
      Starting test: KnowsOfRoleHolders
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test KnowsOfRoleHolders
      Starting test: RidManager
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test RidManager
      Starting test: MachineAccount
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test MachineAccount
      Starting test: Services
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test Services
      Starting test: ObjectsReplicated
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test ObjectsReplicated
      Starting test: frssysvol
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test frssysvol
      Starting test: frsevent
         There are warning or error events within the last 24 hours after the
         SYSVOL has been shared.  Failing SYSVOL replication problems may cause
         Group Policy problems.
         ......................... DHG29VR1 failed test frsevent
      Starting test: kccevent
         An Warning Event occured.  EventID: 0x8000082C
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:14:40
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC0000466
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:28:41
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         ......................... DHG29VR1 failed test kccevent
      Starting test: systemlog
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   21:31:29
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   21:36:29
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   21:41:29
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   21:46:29
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   21:51:29
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   21:56:29
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:00:36
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:01:29
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x00000406
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:06:29
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x00000422
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:09:37
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x00000406
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:11:30
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:14:11
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:14:27
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:14:42
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:14:58
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:15:14
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:15:29
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:15:45
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:16:00
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:16:16
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:16:32
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0xC00038D6
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:16:47
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:17:55
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:18:00
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:22:55
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         An Error Event occured.  EventID: 0x0000041E
            Time Generated: 12/03/2011   22:27:55
            (Event String could not be retrieved)
         ......................... DHG29VR1 failed test systemlog
      Starting test: VerifyReferences
         ......................... DHG29VR1 passed test VerifyReferences

   Running partition tests on : ForestDnsZones
      Starting test: CrossRefValidation
         ......................... ForestDnsZones passed test CrossRefValidation

      Starting test: CheckSDRefDom
         ......................... ForestDnsZones passed test CheckSDRefDom

   Running partition tests on : DomainDnsZones
      Starting test: CrossRefValidation
         ......................... DomainDnsZones passed test CrossRefValidation

      Starting test: CheckSDRefDom
         ......................... DomainDnsZones passed test CheckSDRefDom

   Running partition tests on : Schema
      Starting test: CrossRefValidation
         ......................... Schema passed test CrossRefValidation
      Starting test: CheckSDRefDom
         ......................... Schema passed test CheckSDRefDom

   Running partition tests on : Configuration
      Starting test: CrossRefValidation
         ......................... Configuration passed test CrossRefValidation
      Starting test: CheckSDRefDom
         ......................... Configuration passed test CheckSDRefDom

   Running partition tests on : FCS
      Starting test: CrossRefValidation
         ......................... FCS passed test CrossRefValidation
      Starting test: CheckSDRefDom
         ......................... FCS passed test CheckSDRefDom

   Running enterprise tests on : FCS.local
      Starting test: Intersite
         ......................... FCS.local passed test Intersite
      Starting test: FsmoCheck
         Warning: DcGetDcName(GC_SERVER_REQUIRED) call failed, error 1355
         A Global Catalog Server could not be located - All GC's are down.
         Warning: DcGetDcName(TIME_SERVER) call failed, error 1355
         A Time Server could not be located.
         The server holding the PDC role is down.
         Warning: DcGetDcName(GOOD_TIME_SERVER_PREFERRED) call failed, error 135
5
         A Good Time Server could not be located.
         Warning: DcGetDcName(KDC_REQUIRED) call failed, error 1355
         A KDC could not be located - All the KDCs are down.
         ......................... FCS.local failed test FsmoCheck
dannymyungAsked:
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chakkoCommented:
If this is not a complex setup and only a single Server environment (Single DC).
I would consider restoring your System State on the Old DC, if you have a good backup of before you started anything).  Rollback the AD to before you started.

Then try the process again and give plenty of time during steps (for replication, etc).
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dannymyungAuthor Commented:
Yes, only a single server environment. Only 15-20 users. I didn't check/run the backups before I started (idiot) but if possible will roll back my changes and restart everything. If not, I will recreate. Thanks for your response.
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chakkoCommented:
If your AD has not changed since your last backup then it should be OK to try and restore it. Could be a lot less work to create a couple users and join a couple workstations as opposed to rebuilding it all.

Also, if you can, on the new Server2008 I would format and reinstall that to start clean with.
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