AD Check

Windows 7 or XP

Checking whether your computer is joined to Active Directory:

  • Locate the Start Menu.
  • Right mouse click on Computer or the Computer icon
  • Select Properties
  • Look under the Computer name, domain, and workgroup settings for either one of these entries:
    • Domain:  au.aurora.edu
      (means you are connected to the campus AU Active Directory)

If you have an entry that starts with Workgroup: then your device is not joined to an Active Directory.