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how can I add a macbook Pro Mac OS X to a domain network?

how can I add a macbook Pro Mac OS X to a domain network?
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This depends on which version of OSX you're running, please confirm this.
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version 10.7.3
You should be able to bind to AD using the following setting.

System Preferences --> Users and Groups --> Login Options --> Network Account Server - Join

I've not yet tried this on Lion but there seem to be lots of reports of AD/Lion issues online.

https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3222721?start=0&tstart=0
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you can do what demented_goose mentioned or you can add it via console


sudo dsconfigad -domain <your domain> -u <network admin>

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thank you Run5k this was great!
Glad to help!