troubleshooting Question

Deleting a Computer Object from AD 2008

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Active DirectoryWindows Server 2008
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The way I usually remove a computer from AD is by removing the computer from the domain to a workgroup from that workstation. After reboot, the object in AD shows the blue arrow which I then just delete. I have never had an issue with this in the past. However recently when I go to delete the object I am prompted about deleting containers and other objects. I have attached a screenshot but not sure what to answer.

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