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In a multi-domain forest, what EXACTLY happens when some, but not all, of the Infrastructure Masters are on Global Catalogs?

There are plenty of TechNet articles, like this one that say that phantom object don't get updated if an Infrastructure Master is also a Global Catalog, but other than that there isn't a lot of in ...
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Server 2003 crashing intermittently, want to transfer function to other DC [closed]

I have a Win2003R2 server that is intermittently crashing after some virus were introduced. I'm sure all virus have been cleaned thanks to Malwarebytes (were using McAfee - useless). When it crashes ...
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1answer
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Migrating Windows 2008 R2 to Windows 2012 (migrate all FSMO too)

I own 2 server with Windows 2008 R2, both DC. The first one is of course the Primary DC (with all FSMO). What I would like to do is ro dcdemote the 2nd DC, remove it from domain and replace the ...
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1answer
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Domain Time Issue

I have 2 DC's. One is virtual, one is physical. The time on my domain is running fast. I suspect this is due to one of the DC's being virtual. How can I set the domain to use the physical DC as the ...
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How to bring another DC up with all roles when first DC is no longer available

I am so upset of this as i am not getting a proper answer anywhere. Let me make it clear the same scenario again. I have a DC named DC-1 & another DC named DC-2. both DC-1 and DC-2 are the name ...