How to identify which domain controller authenticated a user

A domain controller in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 is a critical component in Active Directory that authenticates users connecting to the domain. If you’re having trouble accessing resources on a particular domain or if it takes a long time to authenticate your login, your computer may be communicating with the wrong site. Use Command Prompt to find out which DC your system is connected to.

echo %logonserver%

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