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how to transfer production environment to virtual lab

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creative555 asked on
VMwareWindows Server 2008Virtualization
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Hello,
I have a question regarding cloning DC and reproducing environment in the test lab.

So we have one forest with root domain (same name as forest name) root.domain.com and second domain domain2.domain.com. Do we need to clone DC that has FSMO roles which is located in the root.domain or we need to clone both DCs for each domain? Also, all our data is actually is in the second domain domain2.domain.com. If we clone just the second domain, is it possible? or we need also to clone the FSMO DC for the root?

Thank you so much