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Hello

I am currently working on creating a Active Directory Test domain.  I have so far created

2003 domain called let say test.org(no access to internet for now)
DNS
Couple of OUs
users
computers
groups

Does anyone know of a website or book that would give me a step by step recipe on how to do this correctly? I feel that I am now over my head and would appreciate any and all help.  Also create an exchange server (2003 or 2007) too? the easier the better.  Thanks in advance!!
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There is no single best way, each AD design relies on your business structure :)
http://www.petri.co.il/how_to_install_active_directory_on_windows_2003.htm

Thats about the basis :)
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http://www.msexchange.org/tutorials/Planning-First-Exchange-Server.html

look at the links on the left also exchange there to
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oops forget my last comment
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Thanks for everyones input.  I am currently looking over what was sent.  I also noticed a set of training videos from Train Signal, has anyone tried this approach, just curious.  Thanks!
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Both sites are very helpful and will do the job!  Thanks for helping out!  This will jump start one of my current project.  I had forgotten about Petri websites always good info.
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