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Is there a way to add a XP workstation to a domain via the command line, rather than through My Computer Properties?

If this can't be done from the command line, is there any other simple way (a script) of doing so?

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From the MS article they suggest:

netdom join ComputerName /domain:DomainName /userd:User /passwordd:UserPassword

The other good options is if you're installing you can always add these options to the installers answer file.

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+1 for including syntax –  Kara Marfia May 26 '09 at 0:29
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Also check out using Sysprep for fresh installs. I've had good results with it.

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This Microsoft Article describes joining computers to the domain via command line or script.

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