The Vista Home can't join the domain. However, if you create a local user
and password matching the domain username and password, you may be able to
access the domain resource. This search result may help.
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"demola" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> ::I recently bought a Sony Notebook running Vista Home Edition. I try to
> link it up to a 2003 Domain server at my place of work without success.
> All other 10 systems are running Windows XP and it was so easy to
> register them on the 2003 Domain server::
> ::I tried to manually add Domain controller through Computer
> name/domain changes, but it doesn't detect the Server PC.
> The odd thing is in my workgroup i see all other 10 regular PC in my
> vista network but not the Server.
> Can somebody help out on how I can connect it to the 2003 server domain
> in my work place so that I can access all the applications on the
> :: ::