Administering 2000 server from a remote dos prompt

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We have a number of domains on our WAN. There are no trusts set between them and i need to be able to add in users and users to groups etc from a remote dos prompt similar to the way that Windows NT allowed using user manger from a dos prompt.
i know the server name, ip address and domain name of the remote servers.
Looking for advice if this can be done.
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  1. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.win2000.advanced_server (More info?)

    You can telnet to remote server. for more infornation
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;299942&Product=win20
    00

    If you have 2003 active directory domain you can manage 2000 domain
    contraoller


    The command-line tools are included with Windows Server 2003 and are
    installed with the Admin Pack and the Windows Server 2003 Setup program.
    The command-line tools can be installed and run on computers that are
    running Windows XP Service Pack 1 and Windows Server 2003 Server. Microsoft
    does not recommend that you install these tools on a Windows 2000-based
    computer.

    The command-line tools can target Windows Server 2003 and Windows 2000
    domain controllers. Windows 2000 domain controllers that are administered
    by the command-line tools must have Service Pack 3 or later installed to
    prevent errors in LDAP signing.

    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;298882&Product=winsv
    r2003


    This link give more information about work with active directory (2000)
    computer from command promt
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;320187&Product=win20
    00


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