Windows 10: Problem adding windows 10 laptop to a network

  1.    01 Sep 2016 #1

    Problem adding windows 10 laptop to a network

    I am trying to connect my windows 10 notebook business network where I have a domain called clinlife but everytime I hit ok I get a message "An Active Directory Domain Controller( AD DC) for the domain Clinlife could not be contacted."

    What can I do to add this laptop to my network?

    thank you
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  2.    01 Sep 2016 #2

    Welcome to the forum. When adding don't give the name use its IP NetBIOS isn't resolving the DC name
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    01 Sep 2016 #3

    Let's start with the basics. Is the laptop on the same network as the domain controller, and if so, are you able to ping the domain controller from the laptop?
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  4.    01 Sep 2016 #4

    Thank you all.I was making a mistake.I didn't need to add my computer to a domained network to do what I wanted.
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