We currentky have a domain that has Windows 2003 and Windows 2000 DC. We are looking to start to use GPP on our network and would like some advice on the best way forward with this.
We have installed a Server 2008 Member server and have added the GP tools to this but when we try to connect to the DC is generates and error. Is this becuase that we still have Windows 2000 DC on the network? Do we need to upgrade these to at least 2003?
We are looking to utilise a few 2008 servers that we have as DC's in the near future and realise the process involved in adding these to the network. We would just like to start using GPP before we go with 2008 DC's
Wouldn't it be nice if objects in Active Directory automatically moved into the correct Organizational Units?
This is what AutoAD aims to do and as a plus, it automatically creates Sites, Subnets, and Organizational Units.
Transferring FSMO roles is done when an admin wants to split roles between certain Domain Controllers or the Domain Controller holding the Roles has been forcefully demoted using dcpromo / forceremoval
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