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Access Denied – Demote Windows 2008 R2 Active Directory

Required Permission to demote –  Domain Admins.

Access Denied.While trying to demote Windows 2008 R2 Domain Controller.

Network Credentials

The Operation Failed because : The Attempt at remove directory server DC1 to remove directory server Sites object was unsuccessful.

Access is denied.


Solution –

Open Active Directory sites and services – Properties of Decommissioning active directory server object.

Uncheck – Protect object from Accidental Deletion


Satheshwaran Manoharan
Satheshwaran Manoharanhttps://www.azure365pro.com
Award-winning Technology Leader with a wealth of experience running large teams and diversified industry exposure in cloud computing. From shipping lines to rolling stocks.In-depth expertise in driving cloud adoption strategies and modernizing systems to cloud native. Specialized in Microsoft Cloud, DevOps, and Microsoft 365 Stack and conducted numerous successful projects worldwide. Also, Acting as a Technical Advisor for various start-ups.

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