Installing and Configuring a Fail over Cluster in 2012 Domain Controller.

I am trying to Set up a Single node cluster on a Windows 2012 Domain Controller.

The Cluster Validation is failing on System Configuration / Validating Active directory Configuration with the below Error Message.

"It could not be determined whether node XXX-XX-XXXX is a read-only domain controller because of this error: The object does not exist."

I have Checked my AD and the computer Object is available in the Domain controller OU,  Also I am able to connect to this domain controller for a Different site.

Can you please help me in resolving the Issue and configuring single node cluster please.
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
1) A single node cluster?  WHY???
2) You cannot properly configure a cluster on a DC.  The two are mutually exclusive.  Attempting to do so will fail at best, and if you find workarounds, it will break AD.  Don't do it.
Will SzymkowskiSenior Solution ArchitectCommented:
Why are you setting up Failover clustering on a Domain Controller, in the first place?

SeshadrimAuthor Commented:
Cliff, Will

This is an application requirement and the Site Where I am installing the cluster has only one Server and that is a DC.

This Location is a DR Site  and we need the  Cluster for the DR.  Also we have a Main site which I have not started yet, But I have 2 DC's there and need to install Fail over cluster on that as well.

We have an Existing 2003 Servers running a DC & a Cluster on the same Node, Hence I am trying to replicate the same setup as the 2003 Server are reaching End of Support and  is a very old hardware.
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
You'll need more servers. Full stop.
SeshadrimAuthor Commented:
I don't have option for more Servers
Cliff GaliherCommented:
Then you can't set up a cluster.
Cliff GaliherCommented:
More info:

Specifically from the KB:

"•It is not supported to combine the Active Directory Domain Services role and the Failover Cluster feature on Windows Server 2012"

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