troubleshooting Question

Failed Domain Controller unable to login due to SID failure HELP

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Windows Server 2003Microsoft Legacy OSMicrosoft Server OS
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I have two servers one a Windows 2003 server call Server1 and a windows 2003 r2 server called Server2.  Server1 is the domain controller and server2 started out as the file and print server.  I needed to promote Server2 to a Domain controller and followed all the proper steps in the proceedure and rebooted.  When I rebooted I received a Blue Screen.  I then rebooted the computer several times and kept receiving the Blue Screen.  I then started the server using F8 and started the machine with "Last known Good"  and the machine starts to the logon screen.  

When I try to logon I get a failure stating that the SID is not correct and can not log in.  It shows the domain and the local machine as login options.  I tried to login with the local Admin account but that is not working either.  On Server1 in AD it shows Server2 as a domain controller but it is not replicating.

Can anyone help me resoulve this issue.  I do not want to rebuild the server if possible just get it back to the original state for now.  It hosts the roaming profiles and saved files of the company.
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