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I tried creating a trust relationship and I am getting this message "The trust password verification failed with error 1355: The specified domain either does not exist or could not be contacted.
A secure channel reset will be attempted.
The secure channel reset failed with error 1355: The specified domain either does not exist or could not be contacted.

The verification of the outgoing trust failed with the following error(s):
The trust password verification test was inconclusive.
A secure channel reset will be attempted.
The secure channel reset failed with error 1311: There are currently no logon servers available to service the logon request."
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Shaun VermaakSenior Consultant
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Time in sync on both domains?
Conditional forwarders configured?


Both Domains time are synced and stub forwarding. I am able to ping hostname on the remote site fine.
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I tried a dcdiag and on one of the DC and it is giving me LDAP bind failed with error 1326. My active directory users are visible so unsure of the problem.
Top Expert 2012

Could be due to multiple reasons ..Can you tell us the summary of your domain environment and where are you facing this error.
Does other servers exhibit the same error ?


I have solved the problem, Thank you all for your help. It seemed there was an issue with that specific DC. I promoted another server to a DC and migrated roles to the new server. I demoted the problematic one and then I recreated the Trust successfully.
Top Expert 2012

Cool, great work
Seth SimmonsLead Systems Administrator
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