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error when migrating workstation using ADMT tool

Posted on 2014-01-10
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Hello,
I Ran into this error when trying to migrate workstation using ADMT tool:
Err2 7674 Failed to install agent on Access denied

UAC is disabled on the workstation
-ADMt is Local Admin on the computer
-Firewall is disabled
-I can ping this computer by FQDN from ADMT machine.

Please advice.

THank you very much
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Question by:claudiamcse
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by:Sasa Kranjac
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The target domain admins should have admin rights on the machine you are migrating. Use GPO and Restricted Groups to add admins to computer(s) or use a script.

For example: net localgroup administrators "TargetDomain\Group_or_User" /add

Have you logged on as a correct user to perfom migration?
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Mahesh earned 500 total points
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make sure that you have disabled any antivirus software if installed on workstation (Specially Mcafee), it will block the agent operation.
Also make sure that computer IP and hostname is correct (means whatever ping response you got from ADMT server for the computer hostname, you need to verify that on actual computer physically).
May be there is stale DNS entry

Mahesh
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by:Will Szymkowski
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Might be a longshot but do you have a Forest Trust created between the 2 domains? If so you will also need domain admin access in each of the domains to move objects between them. Simply setting up a connection and using DNS is not enough.

Download Migration Guide - http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=19188

Complete Step by Step Guide - http://blog.thesysadmins.co.uk/admt-series-1-preparing-active-directory.html

The step by step guide is a complete outline of what needs to be done start to finish. Follow this and ensure that all steps are correct.

Will.
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