SBS new domain
Posted on 2007-03-30
I have a small network of computers that were previously joined to the local workgroup. Now that SBS is set up they are being joined to the local domain. Is there any way to join users without losing all their existing settings (appplications/ desktop etc) or must the microsoft file and settings transfer wizard be used for this? I am also not using Exchange yet due to unreliable ADSL so would like to preserve the existing outlook settings and pst file if possible for now.
Once joined to the domain are these local settings now stored on the server, or must these be backed up as before? I was under the impression that a user could go to any of the PCs in the domain, login and their desktop/settings would appear.