How To Deploy An Active Directory Sub Domain In Unattended Mode Using PowerShell

After showing you How To Deploy Active Directory Domain Controller Using PowerShell Script Yesterday, Today I’ll show you how to deploy an Active Directory Sub Domain In unattended mode using a PowerShell script.

Before you start, First join the server to the domain and Install the AD DS module.

The script below, will create a new sub domain called DEV In a forest called Test.local, Install DNS, Set domain mode, and set the Sub domain administrator password.

Install-ADDSDomain -Confirm:$false -NewDomainName dev -ParentDomainName test.local -InstallDNS -CreateDNSDelegation -DomainMode Win2012R2 -SafeModeAdministratorPassword (ConvertTo-SecureString -AsPlainText "p@ssw0rd" -Force)

Login with the password you set In the script