Solved

How to add RSAT to win8 machine after computer joined domain

Posted on 2014-04-02
6
234 Views
Last Modified: 2014-04-04
I have server 2012 essentials, I added my client win 8 to the domain and now I can not find where RSAT is on my client win 8 machine. Can you please tell me how can i install rsat on my client win 8 machine so I can have active directory on my win 8 client.
0
Comment
Question by:tkgj11
  • 3
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 12

Accepted Solution

by:
David Paris Vicente earned 333 total points
ID: 39972291
Hi.

You can follow this -> Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 8

Hpoe this help.

Regards
0
 

Author Comment

by:tkgj11
ID: 39972367
Is that the only way to get rsat? When i install server 2012 , rsat was available automatically
0
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:David Paris Vicente
ID: 39972453
Yes because by default the rsat tools comes with the server technology but for Win7 & 8 you have to download and install it.
0
ScreenConnect 6.0 Free Trial

Explore all the enhancements in one game-changing release, ScreenConnect 6.0, based on partner feedback. New features include a redesigned UI, app configurations and chat acknowledgement to improve customer engagement!

 

Author Comment

by:tkgj11
ID: 39973970
I downloaded rsat from my physical machine and not from my hyper v win 8 client. Is there a way taht I can remote into my physical computer to get the rsat that I downloaded from my physical machine
0
 
LVL 12

Assisted Solution

by:David Paris Vicente
David Paris Vicente earned 333 total points
ID: 39974613
Hi.

There are several aways, all depend from your Hyper-V Configurations.

Let´s assume that your VM Host can ping your Physical machine, you can create a a share on your physical machine and access to that share through the network.
For that you have to go to your start menu-> Run and on the run window put \\myphysicalmachineIP\myWin8Share.

If your Win8 VM is configured to just have internal network you have to burn a CD with RSAT files to the CD and on the VM Host window choose Media ->Capture your CD Drive.

Unfortunely connect a USB drive to the VM Host is more complicated and your Vm Host needs to have network connectivity to your Physical machine, in my opinion just stick with the options that I mention above.

If you want to check how to connect USB drives to your VM Host follow this links:

How to attach a usb disk to a Hyper-V virtual machine

And

Remoting devices into a Hyper-V child (virtual machine)

I hope this helps you.

Regards
0
 
LVL 54

Assisted Solution

by:McKnife
McKnife earned 167 total points
ID: 39975961
"I downloaded rsat from my physical machine and not from my hyper v win 8 client. Is there a way taht I can remote into my physical computer to get the rsat that I downloaded from my physical machine" - ??
Please explain why you have problems simply installing RSAT (no matter where).
0

Featured Post

Master Your Team's Linux and Cloud Stack

Come see why top tech companies like Mailchimp and Media Temple use Linux Academy to build their employee training programs.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Can't access DFS shares on the DFS server 4 362
online backup for win98se 30 52
Best method to remove 360 Safety Guard from Windows 8 4 336
Windows Server 2012 Data Center Edition 11 109
Hallo! I guess almost every Windows Administrator must have got stumped with this question "Where does WINDOWS store a users cached credentials? Every user who had once logged onto a Server/Desktop while it was connected to the domain could sti…
by Nathan Brom/Bromy2004 Introduction There are numerous websites out there for any different type of program you can imagine.  Of those, you'll need to decide which ones are legitimate and aren't trying to steal your money or infect your comput…
Windows 8 comes with a dramatically different user interface known as Metro. Notably missing from the new interface is a Start button and Start Menu. Many users do not like it, much preferring the interface of earlier versions — Windows 7, Windows X…
In this video, we discuss why the need for additional vertical screen space has become more important in recent years, namely, due to the transition in the marketplace of 4x3 computer screens to 16x9 and 16x10 screens (so-called widescreen format). …

825 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question