Introducing Lingering Object Liquidator v2

Greetings again AskDS! Ryan Ries here. Got something exciting to talk about. You might be familiar with the original Lingering Object Liquidator tool that was released a few years ago. Today, we’re proud to announce version 2 of Lingering Object Liquidator! Because Justin’s blog post from 2014 covers the fundamentals of what lingering objects are so well, I… Read more

Remove Lingering Objects that cause AD Replication error 8606 and friends

Introducing the Lingering Object Liquidator Hi all, Justin Turner here —it’s been a while since my last update. The goal of this post is to discuss what causes lingering objects and show you how to download, and then use the new GUI-based Lingering Object Liquidator (LOL) tool to remove them. This is a beta version… Read more

Strict Replication Consistency – Myth versus Reality

Hi, David here again. Having worked numerous lingering object cases, I find a common misunderstanding about Windows Server 2003 (or later) and its ability to automatically enforce Strict Replication Consistency. Strict Replication Consistency is a registry value that prevents destination domain controllers (DC) from replicating in lingering objects. Lingering objects are objects that have been… Read more