Net computer

Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2

Net computer

Adds or deletes computers from a domain database.


net computer \\ ComputerName {/add | /del}

  • \\ ComputerName
    Specifies the computer to add or delete from the domain.
  • { /add| /del}
    Adds or removes the specified computer from the domain.
  • net help Command
    Displays help for the specified net command.
  • Net computer forwards all computer additions and deletions to a domain controller.

To add the computer Grizzlybear to a domain, type:

net computer \\grizzlybear /add

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See Also


Command-line reference A-Z
Command shell overview

Other Resources

Net services overview