This article describes how to join a Windows domain.
Note: This procedure applies to SGOS 6.6.x and later.
Complete the following steps:
Integrate the ProxySG Appliance into the Windows Domain
To integrate the ProxySG appliance into one or more Windows domains, you must complete the following tasks:
If you want to add additional Windows domains, repeat the above steps.
Click Apply to save your changes.
Note: When the ProxySG first joins a domain, it creates a machine account in Domain/Computer. The domain user account must have the privilege to create and modify ProxySG machine account in AD. Once the ProxySG joined the domain, it discards the domain user account and uses ProxySG machine account for subsequent communications. The machine account username is the Hostname defined in Management Console > Authentication > Windows Domain > Hostname. The ProxySG changes its machine account password every fifteen days.