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Grant a computer in Window domain

Posted on 2013-11-19
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Is it possible to default an OU that will put the new workstation inside and remind adminstrator to move the workstation to another OU ?
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by:Joseph Daly
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Yes you can specify the default computer and user OUs.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324949
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by:AXISHK
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What command can I use to see the current OU rediection ? Tks
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I dont know if there is a command to show the default container, join a computer to the domain where does it go? If it goes to the default computers ou you dont have any redirection in place.

EDIT: Came across this method of finding the well known containers but since it uses the AD powershell tools you need to be on 2008

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/adpowershell/archive/2009/11/25/redirecting-well-known-containers-cn-users-cn-computers-etc.aspx
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