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account to join domain

mikeleahy
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hi

i have a cifs server on a nas box that i wanted to join the domain, it would work using the domain admin account and had to create an enterprise admin account to do it. just wondering why this would be ?
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Domain rights should be sufficient for joining domain.

Only forest wide tasks such as forest prep, domain trust require enterprise admin . Did you check the log in the domain controller?

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no i didnt as the problem is now fixed. i usually add pcs and servers to my domain using admin account but it just didnt work with the nas box.
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