We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

W2K SBS to 2003 Standard Server migration

553 Views
Last Modified: 2008-05-30
I had posted a question on this topic about a month ago and the conclusion was to use ADMT to migrate from W2K SBS to 2003.

Now that I am finally ready to begin the deployment, I start by creating a trust relationship between old domain (domainold.local) and new domain (domainnew.local) and downloading ADMTv2.

The first error I get is that they cannot talk to each other (Error 1355) when trying to run the ADMY user migration wizard, I do my research and get some inkling that there is domain resolution problems and that either WINS or proper DNS settings might help. I set up WINS and DNS so that they can see each other, supposedly.

I begin again and the error message I get on domainold.local is that trusts are not supported in Windows 2000 Small Business Server.

Questions:

1. Is this true?

2. Is there a commercial program that can help with this? We are looking at about a 25 user migration, so as long as it is not a $100,000 product, it may get us by.

3. Any other suggestions?

Thanks!
Comment
Watch Question
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 1 Comment.
See Answer
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE