server 2 file server (handles dhcp and dns etc when first down)
server 1 has failed dead like cant restore theres something not quite right with the system state after a restore keeps booting to the recovery console. Have tried various means of reparing this but still reboots to recovery console. Have tried many backups and still same result.
As i understand it the two dc's replicate together should i
seize the roles to server 2 (which is a good and working) if so then if we get server 1 up and going can i re-introduce it?? or what are the implications for adding another new build and transferring back to a new machine ?? is this the normal proccess after roles being seized.
I have heard i could produce a new build join it and promote it and let replication take place to update the info back to this new machine is this correct and if so do i use the same name as the original??? or something along those lines but ive never used this method indeed if it exist.
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