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    please can somebody help me on how to create child domain cos have tried still now process, complaining of " not able to contact dns server." don't know what i have not done right?

    will very much appreciate a comprehensive guide please. thanks

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      Re: problem with child domain creation!

      Is the child domain in a different site?

      Basically, check you can ping the FSMO holder by both netbios name and fqdn.
      Also make sure your account is an enterprise and schema admin, as well as a domain admin (on the root domain) as well as a local admin on the machine you are promoting to a DC
      Tom Jones
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