How to Install Active Directory In Windows Server 2003

In this article you will learn Install Active Directory In Windows Server 2003. Active directory is Database that store All information like User Information, User account password , Computer Information . Active directory is a collection of object on your network . Active directory use for centralized management in your Domain network . It provide Authentication and Restriction to the User in Network .

Install Active Directory In Windows Server


Basic requirement for install Active directory 

  • Should have installed windows server 2000 or 2003
  • Should have formatted with NTFS.
  • Should have system in the Network.
  • Window server 2003 CD should be available.

Step by Step Installation of Active directory in Windows server 2003 

1. Click on Start button , then Click on RUN Option and Type DCPROMO.


Install Active Directory In Windows Server
















2. Click next on Welcome wizard window, then click next to Continue.

3. Click on Domain controller for a new Domain radio button, then Click on next.

Install Active Directory In Windows Server


4. Click on Domain in a New forest, then click Next.
 
Install Active Directory In Windows Server
5. Enter DNS server name comnetworks.com, then Click on Next.
 
Install Active Directory In Windows Server
6. Enter Domain NetBIOS name, then click on Next to Continue.


Install Active Directory In Windows Server
7. Choose a path where you want to store Active Directory  Database and Log file, then Click Next to Continue.


Install Active Directory In Windows Server
8. Choose a path to store SYSVOL file, then Click Next to Continue.

Install Active Directory In Windows Server
9. Click on Install and Configure DNS server in this Computer, then click Next to Continue.

Install Active Directory In Windows Server
10. Click on Permission Compatible only with Window 200 or Window server 2003 Operating system, then Click on Next.


Install Active Directory In Windows Server
11.  Enter Password and click on Next to continue.
 
Install Active Directory In Windows Server
11. Click on Next to Continue

12. Now Active Directory Installation Started.


Install Active Directory In Windows Server
13. Now it will asking for Windows server 2003 CD, Insert CD , then Click on Ok , then Let the Complete installation .


Install Active Directory In Windows Server
14. Click on Finish. 


Install Active Directory In Windows Server
 

 Now Active Directory Installation Completed.


Share This onShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponShare on Google+Pin on PinterestBuffer this pageShare on Tumblr
Rakesh Kumar
Rakesh Kumar is a Network engineer and a Blogger. He is crazy for learn and write about Technology , Tech and Computer Tips and Tricks Blog.