How to find all GCs in a domain

Posted On 2008-08-12 by FortyPoundHead
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Tags: Active Directory Tip Windows 2000 Windows Server 2003 Windows Server 2008
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How can you quickly find the global catalog servers in your domain? Two command-line tools can be helpful here.

  1. First, you can type repadmin.exe /options * and use IS_GC for current domain options.
  2. And second, you can type nltest /dsgetdc:corp /GC


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