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    I would like to evaluate OCS but our company doesn't have a seperate test Network / Domain to work with.

     

    Is there any possibility that the OCS AD preaperations steps could cause a problem on our production AD / Network.

     

    Can the OCS Changes to AD be undone?

    Thursday, September 6, 2007 5:35 PM

Answers

  • The AD prep steps should not cause problems to your existing infrastructure. The AD Schema changes can't be undone as such but they can be deactivated if you needed to. But if you're not using OCS the schema and other changes are. NTDS.DIT may be a bit bigger, but there shoudl be no impact. Naturally, you want to

    If you want to do familiarisation, why not just do it with a Virtual  Machine approach? Get yourself a nice dual proc/quad core workstation and you can host half a dozen VMs which should give you a good test bed.  Use VMware server.


    Thursday, September 6, 2007 5:56 PM