Frequently Asked Question

Determine FSMO role holders using the command line
Last Updated about a month ago

netdom query fsmo

Results should look like this

Schema master            VM-Server
Domain naming master VM-Server
PDC                             VM-Server
RID pool manager         VM-Server
Infrastructure master   VM-Server
The command completed successfully.

From PowerShell

Get-ADForest [yourdomain] | Format-Table SchemaMaster,DomainNamingMaster

results

SchemaMaster                              DomainNamingMaster
------------                                     ------------------
VM-Server.domain.com                  VM-Server.domain.com

Get-ADDomain yourdomain | format-table PDCEmulator,RIDMaster,InfrastructureMaster

PDCEmulator                                     RIDMaster                           InfrastructureMaster
-----------                                           ---------                               --------------------
VM-Server.domain.com                       VM-Server.domain.com        VM-Server.domain.com

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