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How to rename w2k8 domain with exchange 2010 server?

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This is a w2k8 ad domain with w2k8 r2 DC and 1 exchange 2010 server. My management wants to rename the domain, from APAabc.local to abcAPA.local. How to do it? Or is it possible?
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Not possible with Exchange installed.  If you want to uninstall exchange and then rename the domain and then reinstall exchange, you could do that... but that seems insane to me.
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as saida bove, you cannot without breaking exchange 2010. If you do retire 2010 and go ahead with the rename here is how to do so

http://www.techieshelp.com/how-to-rename-a-server-2008-domain/
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It's customary to at least split the points when someone basically seconds what the other person said.  The points are a "thank you" for taking the time to VOLUNTEER information that a person may normally charge significantly for.
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