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My problem is this: my default master time server for the entire domain is SERVER1. I want it to be SERVER2. If I run a NET TIME command on any file server (without parameters), it lists SERVER1 as the primary where is gets its time. This server is going to be shipped out to a branch office and shouldn't be the default time server for the domain.
I have since transferred the GC back to SERVER2 (the old PDC), as well as the 5 FSMO roles (although I'm going to split the roles up a bit with another DC on the local LAN after this issue is resolved). I checked all of the roles out with DUMPFSMO, and none of them are assigned to SERVER1. I have rebooted all of the servers, and still the master time server is listed as SERVER1. When I down SERVER1 and attempt to move it out of the local LAN, some things seem to get hung-up and I can't find another server to get time from automatically. I'm afraid synchronization won't work between my domain controllers listed in Active Directory. How can I solve this problem? What did I miss?
Thanks ahead for any help you can give me!
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