Adprep in Windows Server 2012

We recently published TechNet topics about Adprep.exefor Windows Server 2012. Adprep has many changes for this release: Adprep runs automatically as needed as part ofAD DS installation. For example, if you are installing AD DS on a serverthat runs Windows Server 2012 in a forest where all existing domain controllersrun a previous version of Windows Server,…


Forest schema version 47: Windows Server 2008 R2 Adprep /forestprep

When you run adprep /forestprep, you are updating the Active Directory schema forest version. Several people have asked, what is the forest schema version for Windows Server 2008 R2. To learn more about adprep and forestprep and schema versions, read Running Adprep.exe (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd464018.aspx). If you run adprep /forestprep for Windows Server 2008 R2, confirm that…

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