Domain Controller upgrade
Posted on 2008-06-17
I have an old windows 2000 server acting as domain controller, as well as file and print server.
I also have a brand new server 2003/64bit acting as a member server.
What i wish to do i promote the new server to act as a domain controller as well. This will give me 2 domain controllers on the network.
I know this can be done.
My problem is that i have never done this before.
Can someone please advise me how this is done, plus any pit falls to avoid.
Note - win server is only 32 bit, new server is 64 bit. Will this cause a problem.
What else will need to be done. Must i transfer dns as well.