Workgroup to domain

Posted on 2005-04-16
Last Modified: 2010-05-18
I have installed windows 2003 web edition in work group.
How can I change it to Domain ?
 I have  other pcs with xp installed which I need to make member of the domain .
How can I do that ?
Question by:makctg
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    Accepted Solution

    Hi makctg,
    Do you have a Windows server set up as a domain controller?

    You will need to have one of these in order to set up a domain.  Windows 2003 Web edition is restricted, and cannot be a domain controller itself.

    To join a domain, see

    Does that help?

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    Glad I could help :-)


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