Changing domain name

Is it possble to change the domain name in windows 2000. Having tested a server we were planning to put live on the internet we now would like to give it a name registared with internic (from styleware,local to styleware.com)
roballisonAsked:
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LermitteCommented:
Right click my computer. Properties.
Netword Identification tab. Advanced.
click more.DNS Domain Names dialogbox enter the new name. Click O.K. Reboot.

Mario
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roballisonAuthor Commented:
This is holds if the computer is a member server. If the computer is a domain controller on a single server network the change and advanced tabs are greyed out.
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LermitteCommented:
I think that you must digging in the registry and chang it there.

I think on the DNS manager also...

I have only a member server here. I must setting up a server here :-)

Mario
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LermitteCommented:
On the server go to TCP\IP settings => advanced => DNS Type there the new DNS name. CLick OK you must reboot to take affect of the cange...

Mario
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roballisonAuthor Commented:
That is more or less my understanding, but where is it and how can I correct it?
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roballisonAuthor Commented:
TCP settings In network conection? in DNS? where?
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LermitteCommented:
Wait I will setup here a dual boot W2K workstation & Server...

Mario
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progaarCommented:
run dcpromo to change back to standalone server, after that run dcpromo again to create a new DC.

Good luck,
Peter
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roballisonAuthor Commented:
I will accept the answer, but it does invlove rather a lot of work as the active directory is wiped and then re-installed. Do you know of any way the domain name can be changed without having to reset all usernames,access rights etc.
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