The trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed

Admirull 0 Reputation points

Good day,

I have some issue which is this error will appear when try to login the PC that has been joined the domain. The error was "The trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed".

I try several solution which is rejoin the domain it working but after the next day or the next user try to login the PC, the error is appear again.

I have check the DNS for the PC and it pointing to our AD server.

It happen to a lot of PC. Might want to check with you guys if you ever faced the same issue and what should be done with it.

Server AD : Windows Server 2019 Standard (version 1809 , Build 17763.1879)

Active Directory
Active Directory
A set of directory-based technologies included in Windows Server.
6,065 questions
Windows 11
Windows 11
A Microsoft operating system designed for productivity, creativity, and ease of use.
8,626 questions
0 comments No comments
{count} votes

2 answers

Sort by: Most helpful
  1. Jing Zhou 3,435 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor



    Thank you for posting in Q&A forum.

    To troubleshoot this issue, please kindly try below steps:

    1.Check the TCP connection between workstation and DC by ping or telnet command.

    2.Run PowerShell command

    Test-ComputerSecureChannel PowerShell Cmdlet

    to check/rebuild the secure channel between workstation and DC.

    3.Check if your Windows OS is up to date and install the hotfix is it's older than it.

    Hotfix Reference:


    Best regards,

    Jill Zhou


    If the Answer is helpful, please click "Accept Answer" and upvote it.

  2. Admirull 0 Reputation points

    Is there any one have the same problem?

    0 comments No comments