The Campus Active Directory Service prohibits Remote Desktop Connections to its domain controllers. Organizational Unit management is performed by using Microsoft's Server Administration Tools on a machine joined to the campus active directory domain.
Microsoft offers different releases of the Server Administration Tools, depending on what Windows version you are running. Please download and install the correct Administration Tools package for your distribution. The links include download and installation instructions.
|Windows Vista:||Microsoft Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows Vista|
|Windows 7:||Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7|
|Mac OS X:||Remote administration tools unavailable for Mac OS X|
To accomodate new Group Policy settings in Windows Server 2008, Microsoft has released an update for Windows XP and Windows Vista computers. It is highly recommended that these updates are installed to ensure proper Group Policy application. They are available in the Recommended Updates section of Windows Update, or via direct download:
|Windows XP:||Group Policy Preference Client Side Extensions for Windows XP|
|Windows Vista:||Group Policy Preference Client Side Extensions for Windows Vista|
You must be either a member of the Administrators group on the computer on which you want to install the Administration Tools pack, or you must be logged on to the computer by using the built-in Administrator account.
Important: Remove all versions of Administration Tools Pack or Remote Server Administration Tools from the computer before installing Remote Server Administration Tools.
Important: Only one copy of Remote Server Administration Tools can be installed on a computer at one time. Before you install a new package, remove any existing copies of Remote Server Administration Tools. This includes any copies that are in different languages. To remove existing copies of Remote Server Administration Tools, see Removing the Complete Remote Server Administration Tools.
You must be either a member of the Administrators group on the computer from which you want to remove the Administration Tools pack, or you must be logged on to the computer by using the built-in Administrator account.
You can remove the complete Administration Tools pack from a computer by using the Uninstall a program utility in Control Panel.
|Keywords:||active directory manage management administer administration administrative tool software download install remote adminpak server||Doc ID:||7920|
|Owner:||Chris S.||Group:||Campus Active Directory|
|Created:||2008-07-06 18:00 CST||Updated:||2015-01-06 19:57 CST|
|Sites:||Access Management Services, Campus Active Directory, DoIT Help Desk|
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