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Removing a Win2k Pro computer from an NT domain

I received a Win2k client computer in my office that came from an NT domain, with which I have no contact. When I try to change the domain of the client to a workgroup or other domain, I get a message that I cannot unjoin the domain and that the revision level is unknown. I am logged in locally as the administrator. How can I remove this Win2k Pro computer from an NT domain it no longer sees?

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Perform an upgrade install of Win2k Pro onto the system. This may repair whatever issue is causing your problem. If that fails, you may need to perform a complete re-install. I was unable to locate any specific documentation regarding your issue.

This was first published in September 2003

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