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A Remote Desktop Services Deployment does not exist in the server pool.

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I have a Server 2012 R2 Guest Machine, A Domain Controller that is a guest as well. It is a production environment and has been running well since 2012. Recently we received a new public IP address and had to make some adjustments to the server:

New SSL cert applied after the change.
Made sure no IPv6 is running. with the new router/switch.

Everything is working. httsp://access.somedumbdomain.com/rdweb works, all offices can connect. 5 off site locations can connect.

A vendor needs to update his software for the client, we login and to manage rdweb services though the server manager and we discover the A remote desktop services deployment does not exist in the server pool.

I have googled every error in the error logs, tried ever thing in for the words A remote desktop services deployment does not exist in the server pool.

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It is and has been.... I did have to remove it from the domain and rejoin should I remove it from the server manager and add it back?
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On the host where RDWeb role is installed, check the settings for the rdweb. I suppose that RDweb points to the old public IP, or something like that
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Yes, you will probably have to remove and re-add it to server manager. AD creates a new account when you remove and rejoin. Even if the machine has the same name. Internally server manager doesn't know that it needs to connect to a new computer account.

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The server only provides the service on the local ip, not a public. The fire wall directs all rdweb to be answered by the interior ip and we put in a new firewall so lingering bad public ip address.

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The domain controller has the access server on its all server list, and the access has the domain controller on its all server lists. Is this an improper configuration. I have removed them both and will now commit a restart.
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If by  list" you mean in server manager that is per user profile. It isn't a configuration that persists when a user isn't logged in. While I'd wonder why an admin is logging into each machine and running server manager instead of using an admin station, I wouldn't call it "wrong." It just highlights some other security concerns against usage best practices that should be cleaned up.

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Sooo... you lead me to a place to fix it. I removed and re-added the access server to the server manager in the domain I get a warning that says please verify winRM is running. Few strokes later I am at the following command: winrm quickconfig and boom done and I can get to collections.
Thanks.

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