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How to promote server 2012 as a second domain controller

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       I would like to install a server 2012 in the environment where I already have a server 2008 R2 standard domain controller with all the fsmo roles, this 2008 server also has exchange 2010 running, would like to know how I can promote the server 2012 as a secondary Domain controller in the existing forest ? Hope anyone can help

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Here is a concise and clear walkthrough of how to do this:

http://kpytko.pl/2012/09/07/adding-first-windows-server-2012-domain-controller-within-windows-200320082008r2-network/


Pay close attention to the final steps, if you do not intend to transfer any roles etc.
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