This chapter covers the following subjects:
• Backing Up and Recovering Active Directory: When problems arise with your servers, you must have the ability to recover them to a known good point in time. This section shows you how to back up your server and discusses the various options you have for recovering backed-up data.
• Offline Maintenance of Active Directory: Certain actions can be performed only when your domain controller is taken offline. This section describes the various operational modes of an AD DS domain controller and introduces the actions you can perform only when the domain controller is offline.
Chapter 14, “Monitoring Active Directory,” showed you how to use the various tools ...