Move user/machine FROM domain TO workgroup

Hi.
I have a user that is decomissioning their old Windows 2000 server.  The new machine will be a Windows 7 - NO DOMAIN!!

Is there an easy way or an easy tool that will migrate each user/client FROM the domain TO the workgroup WITHOUT having to lose the user profile settings (especially email!).  They are NOT using Exchange - just POP mail and only using a simple shared drive.

Thanks!

Jim
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jgutmanConnect With a Mentor Author Commented:
Hi Everyone:

THanks for your input. I ended up using a program called "User Profile Wizard" by Forensit.  http://www.forensit.com   There is a free version as well as an inexpensive for-pay version.
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Justin OwensITIL Problem ManagerCommented:
There may be a third party utility which will handle this (which would be close to a swing migration), but I am not aware of one.  There are no built in, native utilities which can perform this function.
Justin
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acl-puzzCommented:
just give it a try to USMT tool

http://www.ihackintosh.com/2009/09/migrate-data-windows-xp-to-windows-7-using-usmt/

iam not sure it will work  but you should give this a try :)
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Justin OwensITIL Problem ManagerCommented:
USMT doesn't have the ability to change from domain to workgroup, as far as I know.
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Justin OwensITIL Problem ManagerCommented:
Interesting.  I never would have considered it would be that easy.
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jgutmanAuthor Commented:
Sorry about the last broken post....don't know what happened!

Any way, THE PROGRAM JUST WORKS!!!!  :)  :)  :)

I purchased the program just to support the company.  I **HIGHLY** recommend it to anyone who has to manage user profiles and moving from workgroups to domains, domains to workgroups, joining different domains, renaming users/profiles/workstations/etc.

Can you tell I'm a happy camper??  :)

Jim
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acl-puzzCommented:
"I found my own solution after extensive Googling and found a third party program that worked."

will you not share that program with us? so that can we can suggest to any people who is in same need :)
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jgutmanAuthor Commented:
Hello acl-puzz:

Look at my 2nd to last post!  The info is there, but here it is again:

"User Profile Wizard"  by Forensit.    http://www.forensit.com

Jim
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acl-puzzCommented:
ty iqutman for info
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