Extending Your Active Directory Schema for New Features in Windows Server 2003 R2

    Several new features in Windows Server 2003 R2 require changes to the existing Active Directory schema. This document explains when this is necessary and how to do it.
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        Several new features in Windows Server 2003 R2 use Active Directory in a new way. As a result, before one of these features can be installed in a forest, the Active Directory schema of the forest must be extended to include the objects that are required by the new features. The schema must also be extended before a domain controller running Windows Server 2003 R2 is added to a forest, either by upgrade or installation of Active Directory. This document explains when the schema must be extended and how to do it.
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      Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1

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