Windows 2016 Restore Sysvol folder

rr-4098 1,321 Reputation points
2022-05-07T08:40:58.437+00:00

This is a theory based question. If you have two DC's running Windows 2016 or 2019 and need to restore the contents of the Sysvol folder. Can you restore the contains via a normal files and folders restore then force a replication???

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  1. Anonymous
    2022-05-07T12:51:19.367+00:00

    You can follow along here.
    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/2218556/how-to-force-an-authoritative-and-non-authoritative-synchronization-fo

    and worst case here
    https://gist.github.com/RavuAlHemio/00e51d3ea64731be9d43b01eda18734f

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