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Raise Forest Functional level

Posted on 2011-03-24
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Im planning to migration from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010. My domain level is win 2003 but AD forest functional level is still win 2000. I have one NAS server as win 2000. Can I raise forest level while having win 2000 or i dont have any choice?
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Mike Kline earned 500 total points
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Yes you can raise the functional level with 2000 member servers.  Functional level is just based on the version of your DCs.

So yes you can update the functional level.

thanks

Mike
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What mkline71 said. YES
addtional information here http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc738038(WS.10).aspx
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