Re: Holy Cow! I might need some help.

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Subject: Re: Holy Cow! I might need some help.
Posted by:  cisconoobie via WinServerKB.com (u262…@uwe)
Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2007

Dont demote the old server right away. Build the new DC and promote it to
domain controller. Let it sit for 1 day or 2 and check to make sure
replication and everything works fine. Then demote the old Domain controller.

Casey wrote:
>I'm looking for some links that might be helpful.  Here's some background.
>We have 2 domain controllers seperated by 40 miles and a point-to-point.
>Both servers do DNS and DHCP as well as Active Directory for our 2 loactions
>(192.168.1.x and 192.168.2.x). I'm replaceing one server outright.  It's old
>and on its last leg.  I have a new server on the way and will arrive
>tomorrow.  I imagine it's not as simple as building the raid, installing the
>os and join it to the domain.  Is it?

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Holy Cow! I might need some help. posted by Casey on Tue, 13 Feb 2007