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Active Directory - Installing ADUC

Posted on 2011-09-14
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Hello Experts!

    I am running Windows 7 and have went out and downloaded the correct Admin Tool Pack for that works with the 64-bit Win 7 OS.  The install went fine, the problem is when I open it, it doesn't see my Active Directory.  All I'm getting on the right side is a big red X which states "MMC could not create the snap-in."   Any help you can provide would be greatly appreciated!

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When you say Admin Tool Pack did you download RSAT   http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=7887


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mike
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Hi there Mike,

I'm guessing I should of.  I'm downloading it now.  Will give it a go.
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ok let me know, I'm stepping out to get something to eat but I'll be back and others can also help.

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Once you download RSAT, ensure that you configure it properly through the Control Panel:

Installing Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) for Windows 7
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Additionally, here is a good reference to keep on hand: Microsoft's own list of the tools found within RSAT along with which versions of Windows Server they can control:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958830/
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Thank you!
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Glad to help!
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