How do I create external trusts between two domains? We need to setup a test environment at our vendor's site,...
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which has two DCs with different domain names, like test.com and vendor.dev. There are some other servers in the environment that need to be shared.
On the test.com DC, I added the vendor.dev DC's IP address and the domain name to the NIC properties. Also I added the vendor.dev DC name to the Domain Controller folder on the AD Users and Computers window. After these precedences, I was able to see the vendor.dev domain on the Domain and Trust window. I created a 2-way trust with the vendor.dev domain.
I tried to do the same thing on the vendor.dev DC, but I could not see the test.com domain on the vendor.dev DC. What can I do to make this work?
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