Learn how to manage computer accounts in Active Directory.
- [Instructor] Another type of object…that we have in Active Directory Domain Services…is something called the computer account object.…Now a computer account, similar to a user account,…is a security principle.…In other words, we've talked about how the user account…is an interface between Active Directory and an…actual human person, well, a computer account is the…interface between Active Directory and then an…actual, physical computer that's connected to the network.…
So, I want to show you just a couple of quick things…when it comes to computer accounts,…because computer account management is not quite…as extensive as user or group account management,…but I want to make sure that you at least can see the accounts…and know what to do with them.…To demonstrate this, I'm going to connect through DC-1.…Here in the Server Manager,…I am going to go up to the Tools menu,…and then I will select Active Directory Users and Computers.…Here we have our domain, landonhotel.local,…which I will expand.…
There's two containers that, by default,…
- Installing domain controllers, including the AD DS role
- Managing AD DS with AD Administrative Center and the command line
- Transferring and seizing FSMO roles
- Adjusting permissions
- Creating users and groups
- Managing computer accounts
- Creating organizational units (OUs)
Skill Level Intermediate
Windows Server 2019 Essential Trainingwith Scott M Burrell3h 18m Intermediate
What you should know1m 35s
1. Installing Domain Controllers
2. Active Directory Administration Tools
3. Flexible Single Master of Operations (FSMO)
4. Active Directory Permissions
5. Managing AD DS Objects
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