TOP Active Directory Interview Questions and Answers
What is TOMBSTONE lifetime?
Tombstone lifetime in an Active Directory determines how long a deleted object is retained in Active Directory. The deleted objects in Active Directory is stored in a special object referred as TOMBSTONE. Usually, windows will use a 60- day tombstone lifetime if time is not set in the forest configuration.
Explain what is Active Directory Schema?
Schema is an active directory component describes all the attributes and objects that the directory service uses to store data.
Explain what is a child DC?
CDC or child DC is a sub domain controller under root domain controller which share name space
Explain what is RID Master?
RID master stands for Relative Identifier for assigning unique IDs to the object created in AD.
What are the components of AD?
Components of AD includes
- Logical Structure: Trees, Forest, Domains and OU
- Physical Structures: Domain controller and Sites
Explain what is Infrastructure Master?
Infrastructure Master is accountable for updating information about the user and group and global catalogue.