Import informatipon from domain controller to backup active directory

How do I import information, such as user and group policy, from domain controller to backup active directory?
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bwalker1Commented:
To physically backup AD (to a tape or other media) do a backup of your system state data.  

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windowsserver2003/library/Operations/d9160221-2153-4ab7-9028-ec912a37e25d.mspx

To "import," assuming you mean to add another DC, simply run dcpromo on the server and let it synchronize with the other server.  

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