troubleshooting Question

Server 2008 and Windows 7 Domain won't connect

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I'm trying to setup a test network consisting of server 2008 and a windows 7 machine.  Please bare with me, as I'm a first time user of this combination.  

My server is configured with Active Directory Domain Services, DHCP Server, DNS Server and File Services.  I have assigned an IP address to the server (,, and

The workstation is configured for DHCP, so when I try to join the domain, it get this msg

An Active Directory Domian Controller for the domain " could not be contacted.

Any thoughts and Thank You
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