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2 Domains -> not able to add users to site collection from one of the domain RRS feed

  • Question

  • we have 2 domains and are  2-way trusted but still we cannot add the users from domain A as site collection/farm administrators on Domain B (SharePoint is installed on Domain B). getting the error as shown below from the log folder. However in people picker iam getting users from both domains. the moment I addd the user as a site collection admin and save, this error is occuring

    Error in resolving user 'xxx': System.DirectoryServices.DirectoryServicesCOMException (0x8007203B): A local error has occurred.       at System.DirectoryServices.DirectoryEntry.Bind(Boolean throwIfFail)     at System.DirectoryServices.DirectoryEntry.Bind()     at System.DirectoryServices.DirectoryEntry.get_AdsObject() 

    A local error has occurred.       at System.DirectoryServices.DirectoryEntry.Bind(Boolean throwIfFail)     at System.DirectoryServices.DirectoryEntry.Bind()     at System.DirectoryServices.DirectoryEntry.get_AdsObject()     at System.DirectoryServices.DirectorySearcher.FindAll(Boolean findMoreThanOne)

    Thursday, July 7, 2011 6:42 PM

Answers

  • while searching for peoplepicker-searchadforests i was passing the service account from the second domain(instead of first domain). Sharepoint wont show any error in both the scenarios. however while trying to add the user as site collection admin..the error occurs.
    • Marked as answer by joyjl Thursday, July 7, 2011 10:40 PM
    Thursday, July 7, 2011 10:40 PM