Advanced settings is disabled while running prod config & removing and adding 2 DC server to the farm

sns 9,231 Reputation points
2023-05-21T16:17:41.3733333+00:00

I want to remove 2 distributed cache servers from the farm. and adding those 2 servers to farm as there issue with Distributed cache issue with these 2 DC servers.

FY: we have 2 app , 2 wfe , 2 search , 2 DC servers , it is 2016 farm

in process of removing these 2 DC servers I am seeing Advanced settings option is disabled while running config wizard.

Account I am using to perform this operation is present in the farm admin group, then what is the issue?, why advanced settings option is disabled.

Please suggest how to fix this, thak you

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  1. Emily Du-MSFT 44,071 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2023-05-22T08:49:25.9333333+00:00

    According to this Microsoft article, by default, Advanced Settings is disabled in the SharePoint 2016.

    The Advanced Settings option is not available in SharePoint Servers 2016 and 2019.

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