Supported Windows versions with Domain Services for Windows

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  • 21-Apr-2011
  • 06-Oct-2014

Environment

Novell Open Enterprise Server 11 SP2
Novell Open Enterprise Server 11 SP1
Novell Open Enterprise Server 11
Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 SP3
Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 SP2
Domain Services for Windows
DSfW

Situation

Which Microsoft Windows versions and Service Pack levels are supported with Domain Services for Windows?

Resolution

OES2SP2 Domain Services for Windows:

Member servers:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2.

Clients:
Microsoft Windows XP SP1, SP2 and SP3.
Windows 7

Cross forest trust compatibility:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2 at the Windows Server 2003 forest functional level.

Windows Server 2003 R2 as a member server is not supported with Domain Services for Windows.

OES2SP3 Domain Services for Windows:

Member servers:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2.
Microsoft Windows 2008 Server SP1 and SP2
Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 Server SP1

Clients:
Microsoft Windows XP SP1, SP2 and SP3.
Windows 7
Windows 7 SP1

Cross forest trust compatibility:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2 at the Windows Server 2003 forest functional level.

Windows Server 2003 R2 as a member server is not supported with Domain Services for Windows.

OES11 Domain Services for Windows:

Member servers:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2.
Microsoft Windows 2008 Server SP1 and SP2
Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 Server SP1

Clients:
Microsoft Windows XP SP1, SP2 and SP3.
Windows 7
Windows 7 SP1

Cross forest trust compatibility:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2 at the Windows Server 2003 forest functional level.

Windows Server 2003 R2 as a member server is not supported with Domain Services for Windows.
 
OES11SP1 Domain Services for Windows:

Member servers:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2.
Microsoft Windows 2008 Server SP1 and SP2
Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 Server SP1
Microsoft Windows 2012

Clients:
Microsoft Windows XP SP1, SP2 and SP3.
Windows 7
Windows 7 SP1
Window 8

Cross forest trust compatibility:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2 at the Windows Server 2003 forest functional level.

Cross forest trust compatibility:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2 at the Windows Server 2003 forest functional level.

Windows Server 2003 R2 as a member server is not supported with Domain Services for Windows.

OES11SP2 Domain Services for Windows:

Member servers:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2.
Microsoft Windows 2008 Server SP1 and SP2
Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 Server SP1
Microsoft Windows 2012

Microsoft Windows 2012 R2

Clients:
Microsoft Windows XP SP1, SP2 and SP3.
Windows 7
Windows 7 SP1
Windows 8
Windows 8.1 

Novell Client:
Windows 7
Windows 7 SP1
Window 8

The Novell Client is supported only on workstations, it not supported on Windows Member servers (2003, 2008, or 2012).

Cross forest trust compatibility:
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 and SP2 at the Windows Server 2003 forest functional level.

Windows Server 2003 R2 as a member server is not supported with Domain Services for Windows.


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