4 01, 2017

Error while joining machine to domain: Logon Failure: The target account name is incorrect

By | 2017-01-04T09:36:57+00:00 January 4th, 2017|Active Directory|0 Comments

While rejoining one of my machines to the domain, I saw the following error: The following error occurred attempting to join the domain Logon Failure: The target account name is incorrect which I am sure you can guess, was completely wrong as I've being using the domain and the account in question for years. Clearly, something [...]

28 11, 2011

Failure of Computer Migration while using ADMT (Active Directory Migration Tool)

By | 2016-12-11T15:25:08+00:00 November 28th, 2011|Active Directory, Migration|2 Comments

We're using ADMT (Active Directory Migration Tool 3.2) these days as part of a restructuring exercise from a multi-domain forest to many single-domain forests.  That requires migration of users, groups but also computers from one forest to another (verified two-way external trusts are in place).  One issue we saw while migrating computers was that migration [...]