Migrate 2003 DC/DNS/File Server to 2008 Server Std
Posted on 2008-10-20
Hi I have a Win2003 Std Server which is a DC/dns/dhcp and file server, and is also the Exchange 2003 Std.
I have puchased a new server and would like to migrate the DC from 2003 to this new 2008 Server x32bit
I have not worked with 2008 before and hence not sure where to start... have heard to run adprep on the 2003 Server
I have installed and patched up the 2008 Server, and its ready to go with DC Promo...
any steps I should take?
ideally, whatr we want is for the new 2008 DC to handle all logins by users, shared drives, user files, dns, dhcp,
the old 2003 server will still be working as the 2003 Exchange Server