SBS2003 to SBS2011 Migration share names

I'm sure this will be a simple question to answer.

When migrating from SBS2003 to SBS2011 will the existing share names still work ?

ie  old SBS2003  \\server\data

new SBS2011  \\server\data

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WORKS2011Austin Tech CompanyCommented:
if you run through the migration wizard step by step then yes.

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Brett4567Author Commented:
super fast response
Alan HardistyCo-OwnerCommented:
The above answer is not correct.

When you migrate, you cannot call the new server the same as the old server so the old share names need to be updated to reflect the name if the new server.


\\server\data will become \\newserver\data

WORKS2011Austin Tech CompanyCommented:
Hi alanhardistry, I agree with you but this will also be explained in the migration wizard. My thinking was the end result, which is the data folder will be available and the network will presume. Thank you for clarifying.
Alan HardistyCo-OwnerCommented:
It depends on what is really being asked I suppose.  The Share will still be available, but mapped drives etc will need to be amended to reflect the new server name in the share path.
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