Domain controller without NTDS settings in Active Directory Sites and Services

Just a quick note as I go through 70-410 training from CBT Nuggets. Normally whenever you access Active Directory Sites and Services you may see list of domain controllers within your site/sites:

NTDS Settings

And each of them has NTDS Settings. But what if you see domain controller without NTDS settings here? It means that some of your domain controllers was demoted/removed from environment, but whenever you do this you have to remove domain controller from your site manually so that it doesn’t presented to you in this location/console.

And, yes, to configure existing DC as Global Catalog you just go to NTDS Settings Properties and select respective checkbox:

NTDS Settings - Global Catalog

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