How to Join a Domain Using Windows 7 – Step by Step

A domain is a type of computer network commonly found in the workplace.

1. Navigate to Start button, right-click “Computer“, and then click “Properties“.

2. Click on “Advanced system settings” and click on the “Computer Name” tab.

3. Then click “Change“.

4. Under Member of, click Domain.

5. Type the name of the domain that you want to join, and then click OK.

6. You will be asked to type your network Admin user name and password.

Join a Domain Using Windows 7

7. Once joined , you will be prompted to restart your computer, Restart your computer so the changes to take effect.

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I started this tech blog back in 2011 as a place to write down processes I took to fix my client systems and network. Now I write some tips and tricks to help others with the tech issues that one might encounter.

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