Network, internet - Trying to join to a domain with Windows 7 Home Premium

We purchased two Dell computers today with Windows 7 home premium, they will not allow us access to our network.  Will not allow a domain name.  Is there an upgrade to perform this function?
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Hi

You need Windows 7 Pro, or Ultimate,or Enterprise to join a Domain.

 

Check with Dell, since is new may be they offer you a reasonable solution.

 

Windows 7 features compare,  http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/products/compare

 

 


Jack-MVP Windows Networking. WWW.EZLAN.NET
Jack MVP, Microsoft Windows Desktop Experience-Networking.

www.EZLAN.net

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Last updated March 13, 2018 Views 732 Applies to: