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Computers deleted from Managed Computers return

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Article ID: 174650

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Products

IT Management Suite

Issue/Introduction

Computers deleted from Managed Computers return and show as duplicated in Managed Computers.

Error discovering domain's members using Browse List

Failed to discover 'XYZ' domain. Error: 6118

[Altiris.NS.Exceptions.NSComException @ Altiris.NS]

at Altiris.NS.Discovery.DiscoverMachines.HandleBrowseListResult(DomainToDiscoverInfo domainInfo, Int32 nerr)

at Altiris.NS.Discovery.DiscoverMachines.DomainDiscoverUseBrowseList(DomainToDiscoverInfo domainInfo, Guid discoveryEventGuid)

 

COM Exception errcode: 0x17E6

 

Exception logged from:

at Altiris.NS.Discovery.DiscoverMachines.DomainDiscoverUseBrowseList(Altiris.NS.Discovery.DomainToDiscoverInfo, System.Guid)

at Altiris.NS.Discovery.DiscoverMachines.DoDiscoveryUsingDomain(System.Collections.Generic.ICollection<Altiris.NS.Discovery.DomainToDiscoverInfo>, Altiris.NS.Discovery.DiscoverMachines+DiscoveryMethod, Boolean)

at RuntimeMethodHandle.InvokeMethod(Object, Object[], Signature, Boolean)

at System.Reflection.RuntimeMethodInfo.UnsafeInvokeInternal(Object, Object[], Object[])

at System.Reflection.RuntimeMethodInfo.Invoke(Object, System.Reflection.BindingFlags, System.Reflection.Binder, Object[], System.Globalization.CultureInfo)

at Altiris.NS.TaskManagement.TaskThread.Execute(Altiris.NS.TaskManagement.TaskManagerServiceArgs, Altiris.NS.ContextManagement.ProgressContext)

at Altiris.NS.TaskManagement.CoreTaskServiceThreadBase<T,TStartArgs>.ExecuteThreadProc(Object)

at System.Threading.ExecutionContext.RunInternal(System.Threading.ExecutionContext, System.Threading.ContextCallback, Object, Boolean)

at System.Threading.ExecutionContext.Run(System.Threading.ExecutionContext, System.Threading.ContextCallback, Object, Boolean)

at System.Threading.ExecutionContext.Run(System.Threading.ExecutionContext, System.Threading.ContextCallback, Object)

at System.Threading.ThreadHelper.ThreadStart(Object)

Cause

Domain Membership/WINS Import Discovery was running and re-importing the computers.

Environment

ITMS 8.1, 8.5

Resolution

Disable the Domain Membership/WINS Import Discovery. 

In the Symantec Management Console, go to Actions>Discover>Domain Membership/WINS Import.

Remove the domain listed in the "Domains to search" section. Uncheck any checked boxes, and then change the Schedule to "None".