MCE 2005 join domain

Discussion in 'Windows Small Business Server' started by Jim G, Sep 14, 2007.

  1. Jim G

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    I clean installed a new MCE 2005 yesterday and joined it to the SBS 2003
    domain during install. The NIC was recognized. After it was set up, I logged
    in with my normal user ID. Worked fine. The new box is listed in AD. WSUS 3
    is OK with it.

    Am I good to go? Is there more I should do? It's already on the domain, but
    can I/should I also run \\server\ConnectComputer? Or is it better to not
    joint the domain during install and instead follow the banana procedure?

    Jim G.
     
    Jim G, Sep 14, 2007
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  2. Sounds like you're good to go. If the machine is joined to the domain and
    functioning normally, I wouldn't mess with banana. You can configure the
    MCE with the SBS wizard to "Assign applications to client computers" if
    necessary - that should give you the same result as using /connectcomputer.
     
    Dave Nickason [SBS MVP], Sep 14, 2007
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  3. Hi Jim,

    One more Hotfix shall be installed on Vista computer:

    Moveuser.exe is incompatible with Windows Vista and is replaced by the new
    Win32_UserProfile WMI functionality
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/930955

    For more info about Vista and Office 2007 in SBS domain, please see:

    Using Windows Vista and Outlook 2007 in a Windows Small Business Server
    2003 Network
    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=46e95c56-1a4c-45bd-
    8d69-5f41ff8f1f22&DisplayLang=en

    Windows Small Business Server 2003: Windows Vista and Outlook 2007
    compatibility update
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/926505

    You receive an error message when you try to perform any editing tasks, or
    you must click to enable the compose frame in Outlook Web Access
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/911829

    Hope this helps.

    Sincerely,

    Bill Peng
    MCSE 2000, MCDBA, CCNP, CCDA
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    Bill Peng [MSFT], Sep 17, 2007
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