Add a Site Object to a Site Link Object

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

You can use this procedure to add a site object to a site link object.

Membership in Administrators, or equivalent, is the minimum required to complete this procedure. Review details about using the appropriate accounts and group memberships at Local and Domain Default Groups (

  1. Open Active Directory Service Interfaces (ADSI) Edit and connect and bind to the configuration directory partition of an AD LDS instance in the configuration set in which the site and the site link reside. For more information, see Manage an AD LDS Instance Using ADSI Edit.

  2. In the console tree, double-click the configuration directory partition, double-click the sites container (CN=Sites), and then double-click the Inter-Site Transports container (CN=Inter-Site Transports).

  3. In the console tree, click the IP container (CN=IP).

  4. In the details pane, right-click the site link to which you want to add a site, and then click Properties.

  5. In Attributes, click SiteList, and then click Edit.

  6. In Value to add, type the distinguished name of the site that you want to add to the site link, click Add, and then click OK.