Transfer Active Directory (win2k3) accounts onto another domain controller (win2k3)
Posted on 2004-09-15
I had a server running windows nt server with around 60-70 user accounts and various other permissions. I then created a test server and installed windows nt on it as a BDC. Then I disconnected the main windows nt server and promoted the BDC to PDC. Then I upgraded it to windows 2003. That is how I created my test server. It has all the accounts and it working fine but I need to transfer this data acrross to the new super fast server.
My question is how? I know I have to setup the superfast server as an additional domain controller but then how do I upgrade it to a standalone domain controller so I can get rid of my test server?
Or are there any tools that can just copy over active directory and the DNS onto my fast server?
Thanks, Look forward to your replys