Active Directory Sites and Services (dssite.msc)

Active Directory Sites and Services (dssite.msc)

Tasks that can be accomplished:

Browse and manipulate site topology objects (sites, subnets, links, servers, etc.), manage connection objects, schedule replication, force replication from a partner, trigger the KCC, enable the global catalog, specify an alternate LDAP query policy for a domain controller, and enable universal group caching

Type of tool:

MMC snap-in

Where to find it:

adminpak.msi for Windows 2000 and Windows Server 2003

Recipes in which it is used:

Recipe 3.11, Recipe 3.17, Recipe 3.20, Recipe 7.9, Recipe 11.1, Recipe 11.2, Recipe 11.3, Recipe 11.4, Recipe 11.5, Recipe 11.7, Recipe 11.9, Recipe 11.10, Recipe 11.11, Recipe 11.12, Recipe 11.14, Recipe 11.16, Recipe 11.22, Recipe 11.23, Recipe 11.25, Recipe 11.27, Recipe 12.4, Recipe 12.6

    Chapter 3. Domain Controllers, Global Catalogs, and FSMOs
    Chapter 6. Users
    Appendix A. Tool List