Windows 2000 Active Directory Structure
To understand Active Directory, the reader should have some knowledge of object oriented concepts. It should be helpful to read the Object Guide and the UML Guide on this website.
In order for the Windows 2000 Server to become a Domain Controller, Active Directory must be installed on the system. This page will show the steps to setup Active Directory.
Selection of Domain Controller Type
Step one involves the selection of whether the domain controller is the first domain controller in the domain or whether it will join an existing domain.
Selection of Domain Tree