Join a Computer to Domain with NETDOM for Windows 7

Get NETDOM>EXE and NETDOM.MUI (remember there are x86 and x64) from the Windows 7 RSAT.

NETDOM JOIN %computername% /DOMAIN:local.net /UserD:local\BuildAccount /PasswordD:pa$$word

/OU:OU=Windows7,OU=Workstations,DC=local,DC=net

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Domain Time Server Settings

A couple of handy domain time server settings:

  1. w32tm /config /syncfromflags:manual /manualpeerlist:”europe.pool.ntp.org, time.nist.gov, 192.43.244.18, 193.67.79.202″ /update /reliable:yes
  2. w32tm /config /computer:{ComputerName} /update
  3. w32tm /config /update
  4. w32tm /resync
  5. netdom /query fsmo
  6. net stop w32time
  7. net start w32time