Manually Create the Topology
By default, Directory Access automatically discovers servers. It is strongly recommended that Directory Access automatically discover servers. The following procedure manually adds selcted servers to the Directory Access topology. Use this procedure to select Windows 2000 Server domain controllers, global catalog servers, and configuration domain controllers to add to the topology. You can add one, two, or all three types of servers to the topology.
To manually add servers to the topology:
Note You cannot change the Automatically discover servers option when All Domain Controllers is selected in the Show list.
Warning By default, Directory Access automatically discovers servers. It is strongly recommended that you keep this setting.
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