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Adding 2008 DC to 2003 Domain -- Need to do anything to 2003 DCs?

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Hi everyone,

I am looking to add a 2008 DC to my 2003 domain.  I'm using this guide: http://kendrickcoleman.com/index.php?/Tech-Blog/migrating-from-2003-to-2008-r2-domain-controller.html

The only thing I'm not sure about is, other than running adprep /forestprep, /domainprep and /domainprep /gpprep, is there anything I need to do to the existing 2003 DCs?  I have about 8 DCs total in a few different locations and I have no plan to upgrade or decommission any of them at this time.

Thanks!
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