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Adding Windows 2000 Professional PC to Windows 2000 Server Domain

Is it possible to make a script to join a windows 2000 professional pc to join windows 2000 server forest(domain) automatically ( without any prompts)

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jhanceCommented:
In the Windows 2000 RESOURCE KIT there is a utility called NETDOM.  This is a command line utility that can help you manage just about all aspects of NT DOMAIN membership.  I think it's also on the W2K PRO CDROM somewhere.

Also see:

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q266/6/51.ASP

for usage details.
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jss99Author Commented:
It need workstation name to be specified. Is it possible to autmatically the hostname and join it to domain. In that case the script can be deployed thru SMS.
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jhanceCommented:
This is still the ONLY answer:

In the Windows 2000 RESOURCE KIT there is a utility called NETDOM.  This is a command line utility that
can help you manage just about all aspects of NT DOMAIN membership.  I think it's also on the W2K PRO
CDROM somewhere.

Also see:

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q266/6/51.ASP

for usage details.
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As recommended

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