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restore server 03

I have a SBS 2003 and i use backup exec 12 for backups. i am trying to restore the SBS from a dell server to a HP server, differnet hardware. On the Hp server i install server 2003 and backup exec 12 and restored data from the tape of the sbs03. it seemed to work but i could not bootup windows...what do i need to do differnet to restore?
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jeffsteffy
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SysExpertCommented:
You probably need to do a repair install of SBS since the hardware is too different.

That should not affect your programs in general.

I hope this helps !
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jeffsteffyAuthor Commented:
I did the F8 domain controller restore
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megs28Commented:
I'm assuming this is a test environment.....  Like SysExpert mentioned, you will need to do a repair install for your OS as your disk controller drivers, etc. etc. have been overwritten during the system state restore.

It may or may not work, but it's a start.  Also check out this article:  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/263532
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