Delete orphaned DFS namespace

To removed an Orphaned DFS Namespace from a Windows domain infrastructure:

  • launch adsiedit.msc
  • locate the following path
    • default naming context
      • DC=domainname,
        • CN=System
          • CN=Dfs-Configuration
            • CN=NametobeRemoved

Once removed force a replication on all domain controllers.

repadmin /syncall

One each server that hosted a DFS replica for the computer to locate the new active directory configuration

dfsrdiag pollad
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  • windows/server_os/dfs/delete_orphaned.txt
  • Last modified: 2019/10/31 09:14
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