XP Home & Domains

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is it possible to add XP Home to a Windows 2000 Domain or should i be using Professional? :rolleyes:
 

MdSalih

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???

u mean as on a client computer??? erm... no problem u can run WIN XP on a client computer off any OS.

MdSalih

P.S. i'm sure that not what u mean but...
 
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Aweb

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well basically somone i know has bought a PC from pcworld and it came with XP Home and they are having problems adding the computer as a workstation to the windows 2000 server domain. If they where using XP Pro i am pretty sure this wouldnt be an issue
 
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You cannot run XP-home as a client to a Windows 2000 domain or .net domain. Home has the limitation of no Domain membership, and a single processor.

I would upgrade to Professional if you need to add it to a network.

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ok thanks alot for your help guys i have passed on your information and they are going to resolve the issue :D
 

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