How to find out which domain controller i’m talking to?


To find out which domain controller your PC is talking to, use the following command:

nltest /dsgetdc:domainname.local

This is very handy when testing your active directory sites and services topology to ensure it is setup correctly. If you want to understand the process in which a client computer locates its domain controller please see this post:

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