What is Lost and Found Container in Active Directory

What is Lost and Found Container in Active Directory

In this post, we’ll learn more about Lost and Found container in Active Directory. What is Lost and Found container and what is it’s use? This is favorite question of some interviewers. I’ve observed that many System Administrators don’t have any clue about Lost and found container in Active Directory. Matter of fact is that many Administrators have never heard about this container. L&F container is where objects that are orphaned during Active Directory database replication are stored.

You need to enable Advanced Featured to view Lost and Found container in Active Directory. To enable Advanced features, click on View and then check the option of Advanced Features.

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