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Windows 7 Enterprise - Issue Joining to Domain

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Hi All,

Just installed Windows 7 Enterprise onto a new PC (same disc and everything that we always use), and when we try to join to the domain there is a message at the top that says

"you cannot join a computer running windows enterprise to a domain"

Anybody got any ideas?

Thanks
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by:Kruno Džoić
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domain is on SBS or ?
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Articles with same issue:

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/w7itpronetworking/thread/a14c5060-8161-4bf3-aef7-c0b8d27edff0

link above links to a Microsoft article:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/969121
"Issue 1
You cannot connect a client computer that is running Windows 7 to a Windows Small Business Server 2008-based domain. Additionally, you receive the following error message:"

and other article:
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/ar-SA/w7itpronetworking/thread/1d041b21-e5a4-4058-8112-9574d713847e
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hi there,
could you post the exact message and some details about the envirement ( like server OS).
otherwise we shoot in the dark.
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Hi All,

I couldn't find a solution, had to rebuild the machine.
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by:sivanov
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Hi Essesboy80,
Rebuild is solution too :-), not a desired ,but sometimes the fastest one.
I do not want to blame you for anything, but please next time make sure you post some additional info about your issue. Otherwise you will not be able to benefit from a good advise here.
cheers
Svet.
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