Hi there, I have 2 DCs.
First DC1 is windows server 2008 32bit. holds FSMO.
Second DC2 is additional domain windows server 2003 which was before the master schema.
I have to move this old server "DC2" to be used for something else So I am planning to add additional domain Windows Server 2008 R2. I am confused and totally forget how i did this before If I add this additional domain do I have to prepare the current DCs with adprep /forestprep OR adprep /domainprep /gpprep. Please advise. Note that we have only single site and one domain.
This process allows computer passwords to be managed and secured without using LAPS. This is an improvement on an existing process, enhanced to store password encrypted, instead of clear-text files within SQL
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to join and promote the first Windows Server 2012 domain controller into an Active Directory environment running on Windows Server 2008.
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