How do I join a Macintosh 10.5 workstation to ta windows Domain

Posted on 2009-12-17
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I am needing to join a macintosh user to our windows domain.
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This question comes up about every two weeks. If you search the forums you should find an answer.

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On Mac OS 10.5 you can connect to AD with Directory Utility (under applications, utilities).

If you're only looking to do file sharing, and don't need to bind to the domain, you can connect to windows based fileservers using the GO menu on the mac (in Finder) and then "Connect to Server". Enter the share in the format: smb://ip.address.of.server/sharename


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