Domain Controller Issue tools

This post is to help me remember some the active directory commands 

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/234790

1. NTDSUTIL.exe
  • domain management
    • connections
      • connect to server ServerName (domain controller)
      • quit 
    • select operation target
    • list roles for connected server
2. DCdiag /test:Knowsofroleholders /v

http://pmeijden.wordpress.com/2011/01/12/domain-replication-has-exceeded-the-tombstone-lifetime/

3.repadmin /showrepl

4.dcpromo /forceremoval

5.repadmin /regkey “Domain Controller” +strict  

6.repadmin /removelingeringobjects <Dest_DSA_LIST> <Source DSA GUID> <NC> [/Advisory_Mode]
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