Server is not operational

Discussion in 'Microsoft Windows 2000 Active Directory' started by drew, Jul 3, 2003.

  1. drew

    drew Guest

    Hello

    I have a member server which I joined to the domain.
    installed the admin pack and try to get to ADUC.
    Sometimes I can get into and see everything fine but it
    then semms to time out and I get a error:

    windows cannot connect to the domain:
    the server is not operational

    Any ideas? Dns checks out to the best of my knowledge.
     
    drew, Jul 3, 2003
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  2. Most likely a DNS issue. Can you check your DNS configuration and check,
    that your server/client are using your internal DNS server as DNS server
    (not ISP's). Also run dcdiag and netdiag to get extended status report.

    --
    Regards

    Matjaz Ladava, MCSE (NT4 & 2000)

    http://ladava.com

    "drew" <> wrote in message
    news:4fc801c34171$3c303cd0$...
    > Hello
    >
    > I have a member server which I joined to the domain.
    > installed the admin pack and try to get to ADUC.
    > Sometimes I can get into and see everything fine but it
    > then semms to time out and I get a error:
    >
    > windows cannot connect to the domain:
    > the server is not operational
    >
    > Any ideas? Dns checks out to the best of my knowledge.
     
    Matjaz Ladava, Jul 3, 2003
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