We have checked the security on the DC and disabled most
of the settings for the domain controller. Still does not
Any other suggestions?
Policy / Local PoliciesQuote:>-----Original Message-----
>Check the security on the DC. It almost sounds like the
>communication encryption is on within the 2003 server so
that the NT BDC
>Look for anything in your Default Domain Controller
Strong Server key orQuote:>/ Security Options and look for anything that indicates
set to 'if
>agrees'), NT will not be able to communicate.
>Rick Kingslan MCSE, MCSA, MCT
>Microsoft MVP - Active Directory
>Expert Zone - www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone
>> Hi Brad,
>> The Win2k3 server is in mixed-mode. We have also
>> that the Win2k3 server is registering the DNS and WINS
>> records. (The Win2k3 sees the static ip address of the
>> Win NT BDC.)
>> Could it be that the Win2k3 Enterprise Eval copy (Build
>> 3790) is limited to do this?
>> >-----Original Message-----
>> >What mode is your Win2k3 DC in?
>> >Also make sure the WINS 1B and 1C records for the
>> >are set to point at the Win2k3 server.
>> >Also make sure that th Win2K3 server is even
>> >it's DNS and WINS records.
>> >>-----Original Message-----
>> >>We are running a Windows Server 2003 pilot test
>> >>and have created a Win NT Server 4.0 backup domain
>> >>controller to simulate the mixed-mode environment.
>> >>The new Win Server 2k3 (Enterprise) server has Active
>> >>Directory, DNS, and DHCP services installed and
>> >>TCP/IP and WINS are installed was well for the
>> >>We added a computer name of "NT-SERVER" in the domain
>> >>controller folder. This is the new name of the Win NT
>> >>Server 4.0 BDC. The BDC is a fresh install.
>> >>In the final setup of joining the Win NT Server 4.0
>> >>the Win Server 2k3 where the domain name and
>> >>user name & password is entered, the following error
>> >>message appears:
>> >>"Unable to connect to the domain controller for this
>> >>domain. Either the user name or password entered is
>> >>We has triple checked and verified the administrator
>> >>account & password to join the domain, changed network
>> >>cards, and bypassed the hub with a crossover cable to
>> >>troubleshoot. But nothing is working.
>> >>Please advise. Thank you.