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  • What level of AD permission required to install the SFB 2015 server?


    Thursday, April 9, 2020 10:27 AM

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  • Hi Jud4ks,

    Do you mean that you want to know the Active Directory requirements for Skype for Business server 2015?

    The operating system needs to one of the following:

    • Windows Server 2019 (You must have Skype for Business Server 2015 Cumulative Update 5 or later)
    • Windows Server 2016
    • Windows Server 2012 R2
    • Windows Server 2012
    • Windows Server 2008 R2
    • Windows Server 2008
    • Windows Server 2003

    Skype for Business sever 2015 support the following AD topologies:

    • Single forest with single domain
    • Single forest with a single tree and multiple domains
    • Single forest with multiple trees and disjoint namespaces
    • Multiple forests in a central forest topology
    • Multiple forests in a resource forest topology
    • Multiple forests in a Skype for Business resource forest topology with Exchange Online
    • Multiple forests in a resource forest topology with Skype for Business Online and Azure Active Directory Connect

    For more details, please refer to: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/skypeforbusiness/plan-your-deployment/requirements-for-your-environment/environmental-requirements#AD.

    If it is not you want, please give us a detailed description. We will help you as much as we can.


    Best Regards,
    Sharon Zhao


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    Friday, April 10, 2020 2:07 AM
  •  Do We required Enterprise admin or Domain admin access to install Skype for busines?
    Friday, April 10, 2020 7:22 AM
  • Hi Jud4ks,

    When you install Skype for Business server, you need to have the domain admin access because all front-end servers need to be added to the domain first.


    Best Regards,
    Sharon Zhao


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    Tuesday, April 14, 2020 8:39 AM
  • Hi Jud4ks,

    Do you have any further issue on this topic?

    Meanwhile, if there is no issue, please remember to mark helpful reply as answer to close the thread. Your action would be helpful to other users who encounter the same issue and read this thread.

    Thanks for your understanding.


    Best Regards,
    Sharon Zhao


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    Wednesday, April 22, 2020 6:04 AM