You can install and use the Office Communications Server 2007 R2 administrative tools on any computer in the domain that meets the administrative tools prerequisites, such as on a computer that you use as a central administrative console. For details about installation prerequisites, see in the Supported Topologies and Infrastructure Requirements documentation.
|Installation and use of Office Communications Server requires that users be members of specific groups. For details about providing appropriate permissions and delegation, see .|
This section covers primarily the use of the Office Communications Server 2007 R2 snap-in to manage Office Communications Server. For details about using the LCSCmd.exe command-line tool to manage Office Communications Server, see the in the Reference documentation. For details about other tools for administering other Office Communications Server 2007 R2 components, see the Administering Communicator Web Accessdocumentation and the Administering Group Chatdocumentation.
In This Section
This section includes the following topics:
Using the Office
Communications Server 2007 R2 Snap-in
Computer Management Snap-in Extension
Using Active Directory Users and Computers
for Office Communications Server 2007 R2 Administrative Tools
Settings Affect Client Functionality
That Require Active Directory Replication
Must Be Restarted