Solved

restore 2k from system state on a diff. box

Posted on 2004-10-11
3
124 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
I have a 2k server box I would like to test if I can restore it to a different box using only the system state which is backed up nightly using arcserve 10.
It is not a DC but the hardware configs will be vastly different.

any pointers?
0
Comment
Question by:spinelli
3 Comments
 
LVL 19

Expert Comment

by:Zaheer Iqbal
ID: 12276948
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:Alexdelen
ID: 12277186
The only thing you have to do is:

1) install the New box with server 2000
2) Install the restore software (or remote restore software)
3) restore the backup and reboot. Please notice that you shouldn't be connected on the same network as your production server. It could generate some conflicts.

Best regards

Alex
0
 
LVL 20

Accepted Solution

by:
Debsyl99 earned 500 total points
ID: 12277313
Hi
Doesn't use an arcserve solution but worth a look,
How to move a Windows 2000 installation to different hardware
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=249694

Deb :))
0

Featured Post

Comprehensive Backup Solutions for Microsoft

Acronis protects the complete Microsoft technology stack: Windows Server, Windows PC, laptop and Surface data; Microsoft business applications; Microsoft Hyper-V; Azure VMs; Microsoft Windows Server 2016; Microsoft Exchange 2016 and SQL Server 2016.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Windows timing on domain Pcs 4 443
Outlook 2013 Certicate error 1 286
Update a root certificate 8 652
Upgrading Windows 2000 SP4 to Windows XP SP2 5 377
NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
Note: This is the second blog post in a series on email clearinghouses (https://www.xmatters.com/alert-management/blog-email-has-failed-us?utm_campaign=70138000000ydLoAAI&utm_source=exex&utm_medium=article&utm_content=blog-post).   Every month t…
This Micro Tutorial will teach you how to censor certain areas of your screen. The example in this video will show a little boy's face being blurred. This will be demonstrated using Adobe Premiere Pro CS6.
Sending a Secure fax is easy with eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com). First, just open a new email message. In the To field, type your recipient's fax number @efaxsend.com. You can even send a secure international fax — just include t…

861 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

23 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now