Forcing SYSVOL Replication using DFS-R

To force SYSVOL replication between domain controllers you can use DFSR (DFS Replication tools feature required) dfsrdiag syncnow /RGName:”Domain System Volume” /Partner:<partner dc> /Time:15 /v Advertisements


Performing an Authoritative Synchronisation of SYSVOL using DFSR

I came across a scenario the other week where newly promoted 2012 R2 domain controller would not complete it’s initial SYSVOL replication and in doing so was failing to advertise properly as an available authentication server. The only way I was able to resolve this issue was to perform an Continue Reading