Active Directory Infrastructure Windows Server 2003

Creating a New Domain Tree in an Existing Forest

Log in as a local Administrator. 4. Click OK to start the Active Directory Installation Wizard. 5. In the Welcome to the Active Directory Installation Wizard window, click Next. 6. In the Operating System Compatibility window, click Next. 7. In the Domain Controller Type window, click Domain controller for a new domain Next, as shown in Figure 4.18. Figure 4.18 The Domain ControllerType Dialog Box Used for a New Domain Tree in an Existing Forest Figure 4.18 The Domain ControllerType Dialog...

Setting up a Smart Card for User Logon

Log on to your workstation with a user account that has permissions to the appropriate certificate template in the domain where the user's account is located, and permission to enroll other users for certificates. The account used for Exercise 3.04 has these permissions. 2. Open Internet Explorer, and browse to http servername certsrv , where servername is the name of the CA on your network. 3. Select Request a certificate for a smart card on behalf of another user by using the smart card...

Logical vs Physical Components

Multimaster Replication Topology

The components making up Active Directory can be broken down into logical and physical structures. Logical components in Active Directory allow you to organize resources so that their layout in the directory reflects the logical structure of your company. Physical components in Active Directory are similarly used, but are used to reflect the physical structure of the network. By separating the logical and physical components of a network, users are better able to find resources, and...