Windows 2003 & Macs

Posted on 2006-05-01
Last Modified: 2010-04-18

We have about 20 Macs in our design dept & need to setup a dedicated server for them. I would like to setup a Windows 2003 server because i can then use Double Take for replication and can inegrate them to our backup using BackupExec.

Is there any disadvantages to running on Windows 2003 instead of a Mac Server for the Mac Users? All they need the server for is file sharing.
Question by:inf2300
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    Depends on which version of the Mac Os you are using, and incompatabilities with the .local domain name extension.
    Which versions of the os are you running at present?

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    You may want to look inot AdmitMAC for these macs if you want to run W2k3 domain for them.

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    they are all OSX
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    For OSX AdmitMAC will work perfectly with AD

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