Change SID on Windows 2008

Posted on 2012-09-04
Last Modified: 2012-09-05
I would like to change the SID of one of my 2008 R2 virtual machines. I have read that running sysprep from Windows\System32\Sysprep will generate a new SID. I do not want to format or lose any data on this server. Would running Sysprep lose any information?

Question by:AGenMIS
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    At most you'd lose individual user settings.

    See this tutorial for more info on sysprep:

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