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Exchange on a DC

Posted on 2006-11-28
Last Modified: 2010-03-06
G'day experts

I know it's a real bad idea to promote or demote a 2003 Server once Exchange 2003 is installed but I have a 2003 with Exchange that is a DC but not currently not GC.  I'd like to make it a GC as there is only another single GC. Am I able to make this change without wrecking Exchange?

thanks inadvance

Question by:robjeeves
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Expert Comment

ID: 18026303
Hi robjeeves,
You bet.
Exchange will never even know that it happened... in fact... exchange might even like it as it is alway talking to the GC

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itcoza earned 250 total points
ID: 18026304
Go ahead and tick that checkbox.
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redseatechnologies earned 250 total points
ID: 18026352
If you already have exchange on a DC, then it MUST be a GC

Making the change will not be destructive

Hey Rob! :)


Author Comment

ID: 18026490
Cheers guys

Thanks as always for input.  the box is now ticked.


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