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We are receiving the error

"The security database on the server does not have a computer account for this workstation trust relationship"

I can login with local administrative account, but performing certain installs require AD access which is erroring out. IIS was uninstalled yesterday and new certs were also installed, previous to that it was working 100% a-ok.

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Is this a VM by any chance? –  Dan Dec 16 '10 at 15:01

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Try to remove the workstation from the domain and make it a 'workgroup' box. Then restart and rejoin to the domain. Then restart and see if it works.

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doing it now, thanks! –  clownshoes Dec 16 '10 at 15:19
    
+1 to parent. I bet it has nothing to do with Exchange, and everything to do with the workstation dropping out of the domain. You can also run "netdom reset computername" to do it from the server side, depending on the client error. technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc788073(WS.10).aspx –  Jeff McJunkin Dec 16 '10 at 16:15
    
Exchanged had dropped from the domain and we needed to add it back to a bunch of the exchange groups in AD, we had a lot of errors yesterday. Thanks again :) –  clownshoes Dec 17 '10 at 19:53

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