Identification specifies credentials to join a domain, the name of the domain to join, the workgroup to assign to the computer, and other options.
|Credentials||Specifies Domain, Username, and Password used to join a domain for an unattended installation.|
|DebugJoin||Specifies whether to run a debug routine after any unattended domain-join attempts have failed. The routine breaks into the kernel debugger.|
|DebugJoinOnlyOnThisError||Specifies a debugging routine to start in DebugJoin only after encountering an error specified in the setting.|
|JoinDomain||Specifies the name of the domain to join. If this value is set, JoinWorkgroup is ignored.|
|JoinWorkgroup||Specifies the name of the workgroup to assign to a computer. If this value is set, JoinDomain cannot be set.|
|MachineObjectOU||Specifies the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) X.500-distinguished name of the organizational unit (OU) in which the computer account is created. This account is in Active Directory on a domain controller in the domain to which the computer is being joined.|
|MachinePassword||Specifies the unique password for the computer. Typically, this setting is not required unless the computer account has been previously created in the domain.|
|Provisioning||Specifies the account information used to join a domain during Windows Setup.|
|TimeoutPeriodInMinutes||Specifies the number of minutes that Windows will wait before timing out when Windows tries to join a domain. This change increases the default timeout from 7 to 15 minutes.|
|UnsecureJoin||Specifies adding the computer to the domain without requiring a unique password.|
Valid Configuration Passes
Microsoft-Windows-UnattendedJoin | Identification
For a list of the supported Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-UnattendedJoin.
The following XML output shows how to set the identification settings.
<Identification> <Credentials> <Domain>fabrikam.com</Domain> <Password>MyPassword</Password> <Username>MyUserName</Username> </Credentials> <JoinDomain>fabrikam.com</JoinDomain> <MachinePassword>ComputerPassword</MachinePassword> </Identification>