Possible to have a NT Server not try and be a PDC?

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Feb 9 14:09:33 GMT 1999

Alex Ardalich wrote:
> but the NT Server still wants to answer when adding a machine to
> a domain.
> Is there anyway to have the NT Server on the same domain and
> sit there quietly?

Not as a PDC.  Your PDC must register the DOMAIN<1b> name record.
This is how clients locate the domain controller.

> os level = 2
This should be higher so as to win the election and register the name.

> domain master = yes
> preferred master = yes

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
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