I Just installed Windows Server 2008 R2 into an existing Windows Server 2003 Domain. I installed AD DS on the new 2008 R2 server and made it the Schema Master. I ran the Best Practices Analyzer (BPA) and I get this message.
The AD DS BPA should be able to collect data about the name of the forest from the domain controller domain controller. What is it telling me? And how can I resolve the problem?
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