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Windows 2008 R2 Cluster Shared Volumes and evicting a down node

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I have a Windows 2008 R2 SP1 server running Cluster Shared Volumes. We had a connection failure. The failure has been resolved but after rebooting the server the node still shows down.
Can I evict the node and add the node back in without causing any trouble to the node that is up and running with my current vm's?
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If ALL the resources are owned by the working node, you should be able to evict the non-working node with no issues.
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And then add it back in?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 2000 total points
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Yes, if successfully, evicted, and if the node passes the Cluster Verfiication Utility, you can adsd back in.
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