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Logon Failure: The target account name is incorrect

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DC at different site is experiencing connectivity issues with our head office site DC.
Our network comprises of 2 sites, 2 DCs (1 at each, both Server 2008 R2)

When attempting to open shares of the head office DC from the branch DC I'm seeing the error...

"\\HQDC1 is not accessible. You might not have permission to use this network resource. Contact the administrator of this server to find out if you have access permissions.
Logon Failure: The target account name is incorrect."

Other computers can access the server and shares without issue.
I have tried restarting the branch DC but the issue persists.
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