Resetting the Active Directory computer object and the computer object account
|Article:HOWTO23299|||||Created: 2010-01-01|||||Updated: 2011-07-28|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO23299|
In Active Directory, computer objects are derived from user objects. Some attributes that are associated with a computer object cannot be restored when you restore a deleted computer object. The attributes can only be restored if the attributes were saved through schema changes before the computer object was originally deleted. Because computer object credentials change every 30 days, the credentials from the backup may not match the credentials that are stored on the actual computer.
To reset the Active Directory computer object account
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