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Cannot Install on a Domain Controller

Created by Kate Asaff, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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Overview

The following error message appears when trying to install on a domain controller:

Error: Cannot Install on a Domain Controller

Environment

Any Windows server with the Active Directory role installed

Cause 

SolarWinds does not support installation on a domain controller.

Resolution

  1. Remove the Active Directory role from the Windows server.
  2. Try installing on a different server.

 

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