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Sources:
https://www.dtonias.com/windows-server-2016-join-domain/
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/Microsoft.PowerShell.Management/Add-Computer?view=powershell-5.1&viewFallbackFrom=powershell-5.0
https://serverfault.com/questions/880774/how-can-i-join-a-windows-server-2016-datacenter-core-to-a-domain

start powershell

GUI:

sconfig

CLI:

Add-Computer -DomainName Domain01 -Server Domain01\DC01 -PassThru -Verbose

Add-Computer -DomainName freesoftwareservers.com -PassThru -Verbose

Notes:

  • To change SDI you HAVE to run "sysprep" 
  • %WINDIR%\system32\sysprep\sysprep.exe
  • I have had to point DNS directly to DC to add, then switch back to regular DNS after
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