logon script from wrong server

Discussion in 'Windows Server' started by Tommy Forsman, Oct 5, 2006.

  1. Hi

    Is it possible to force clients to run logon script from a specified server.
    Have some clients that run logon script from an older slower DC and not the
    closest DC?

    Tommy Forsman, Oct 5, 2006
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  2. What do you mean with closest DC? If you have different locations (sites)
    you should create these sites in AD Sites & Services. Then the client picks
    the DC in its own site.

    If both server are in the same site (=subnet) there is no way to control
    which DC the client picks. Maybe you could jump to the other server in the
    loginscript itself:


    Something like that
    Robert Haerkens, Oct 5, 2006
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  3. Yes, they are both in the same site. Problem is that the older and slower
    server not always execute the logon script for some unknown reason.

    Tommy Forsman, Oct 5, 2006
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