Installing a New Child Domain

Applies To: Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2

Use the following procedures as necessary to install a new child domain. These procedures apply to Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2:


To avoid application compatibility problems, verify that the domain naming master operations master role is hosted on a domain controller that runs either Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, or Windows Server 2008 R2 before you begin. For more information, see Known Issues for Installing and Removing AD DS.