Active Directory Join (Windows)


These instructions will help you bind your Windows computers to a Directory structure. By creating this fileset you can automate the binding process.


  • Active Directory domain

  • Windows 10 or 11 filewave client

  • FileWave Admin


  1. Download the Active Directory join fileset template:

  2. Unzip and import the fileset into FileWave Admin.

  3. In the Fileset tab, double-click the Active Directory Join fileset, select the joindomain.ps1 file and select "Edit Text".

  4. Modify these variables to reflect your Active Directory environment:





For the user, please use full path like

  1.  $user = "domain\username"

Save your changes and you are ready to associate your fileset to your Windows 10 or 11 client machines!