Chapter 2. Installing New Forests, Domain Trees, and Child Domains

Whether you are implementing Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) for the first time or extending your existing Active Directory infrastructure, you should begin with a detailed design plan. At a minimum, your plan should list any prerequisites, necessary postinstallation changes, and overall impact on your network. Once you complete your planning, you will be ready to modify your infrastructure as discussed in this chapter.

To ensure your success, you must familiarize yourself with the various installation and removal methods available so that you can choose the method or methods that ...

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