domain to workgroup
Posted on 2014-01-16
I am in process of replacing a Windows Server with Active Directory, no Exchange Server.
This server is only acting as a file server, and also holds QuickBooks and Sage Act! shared data.
As I was getting ready to do this, it occurred to me that this server may not have to be a domain server. ( Only 5 users, 2 shared printers.)
I did a server migration before, and it took a very long time.
Would it make more sense for me to start all over, take all client PC's off the domain, create a workgroup, and just reattach client PC's again? Are there any problems that may arise if I did that?
I see nothing that needs migration if I did that. QuickBooks and Act! need to be reinstalled anyway.