Performing Interdomain Registration for Active Directory

User accounts belonging to trusted domains can register a Domain.

Before You Begin

To allow users to register a domain with a trusted domain, set the bEnableInterDomainReg additional setting on the CommServe computer with the following properties:

Property Value
Name bEnableInterDomainReg
Category CommServDB.Console
Value True

For instructions on creating an additional setting, see Add or Modify an Additional Setting.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, go to Security.
  2. Right-click Domain and click Add new domain > Active Directory.

    The Add New Domain Controller dialog box is displayed.

  3. Enter the details for the Active Directory domain controller.

    For information on each option, see the online help for Add New Domain Controller.

  4. Next to the User Account box, click Edit.
  5. In the Enter User Account Information dialog box, enter the user account information, for example, trusteddomain\username and password.

    Note: The user account must have at least read access to the domain.

  6. Click OK.