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windows:server_os:dfs:delete_orphaned

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,DC.com
        • 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
windows/server_os/dfs/delete_orphaned.txt · Last modified: 2017/08/10 11:00 (external edit)