Directory and Resource Administrator 6.30 SP1
Error: 'Could not get admin group for domain' When Attempting to Add a User Account to a Group
When attempting to modify group membership on a Windows NT domain, the following failure audit is written to the Application event log on the Directory and Resource Administrator server:
Event Type: Failure Audit
Event Source: MCSAdminSvc
Event Category: MemberAdd
Event ID: 16004
Target:OnePoint://CN=group_name,DC=domain_name ObjectType:Group Operands:OnePoint://CN=userid,DC=domain_name Action:MemberAdd ReturnCode:0xc0044647:Could not get admin group for domain
The following error message is displayed in the Directory and Resource Administrator MMC interface:
The Administration server could not add domain_name\userid to the group_name group.
Unable to perform this operation because of company policy.
Could not get admin group for domain.
The above error messages occur when attempting to modify group membership in a Windows NT domain containing more than 1,000 local groups. This issue is more likely to occur when adding a user account to a group.
The above described issue was addressed with the release of Hotfix Q12100 for Directory and Resource Administrator (DRA) 6.30 SP1 and is included in all subsequent releases.
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To obtain Hotfix Q12100 for DRA 6.30 SP1 please contact NetIQ Technical Support.