The Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) for Windows 7 can be downloaded from Microsoft's web site:

After downloading and installing the tool on your Windows 7 computer, use the Turn Windows features on or off function to enable AD management tools.

  1. From the Control Panel, click on Programs.
  2. Under Programs and Features, select Turn Windows features on or off.
  3. Under Remote Server Administration Tools > Role Administration Tools, select AD DS and AD LDS Tools.


Article number: 
Last updated: 
September 10, 2012