How to configure domain controller

Hi I have Windows 2000 server and want to confgure it as domain controller please help with steps and also i have a backup of AD which i want to restore so that i dont have to create the users again , is it possbie.


Ammar TAhir
Who is Participating?
netlanincConnect With a Mentor Commented:
if you have a backup and the domain name is going to be the same, why not run the restore for it? to promote the server to a DC run dcpromo from the run line and it will launch the wizard and walk you through it. Also, there is the directory restore mode to do a AD restore. Hope that helps.

ammartahir1978Author Commented:
can you please explain a bit more?
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

All Courses

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.