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Moving DFSR Migration to the ELIMINATED state logs a misleading wrong event regarding read only domain controller objects
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An event similar to the following may logged on all domain controllers (regardless of whether they are full domain controllers or RODCs) when the DFSR sysvol migration state is moved to ELIMINATED:
Log Name: DFS Replication
Date: DD/MM/YYYY HH:MM:SS AM/PM
Event ID: 8004
Task Category: None
The NTFRS member object for the Read-only Domain Controller <HOSTNAME> was deleted successfully.
The event can be misleading because the domain controller referenced in the event may not actually be a Read-only Domain Controller. If this is the case, the event can be safely ignored.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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