- Configuring a new domain controller by using Server Manager or the AddsDeployment Windows PowerShell module
- Removing AD DS from an existing domain controller by using Server Manager or the AddsDeployment Windows PowerShell module
- Cloning a virtualized domain controller by using dccloneconfig.xml
When the configuration fails, you receive the following error message:
Additionally, you see that the Dcpromoui.log file contains the following line of text:
Enter GetErrorMessage 80070422
By default, the DS Role Server service is installed during AD DS role installation and is set to the Manual startup type.
sc.exe config dsrolesvc start= demandNote The space after the "start=" argument is intentional.
The DS Role Server service is new to Windows Server 2012 and is used to install or remove Active Directory or to clone domain controllers.
Article ID: 2737880 - Last Review: 2 Oct 2012 - Revision: 1