DHCP scope migration from windows 2003 to 2012 R2

Hi all,

I have 2003 server that servers dhcp and print services. could someone suggest a good way of migrating DHCP and print queues from 2003 to 2012 R2 server?

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For DHCP, instead of using the export/import function you might also look at the netsh dhcp dump function.
netsh dhcp server dump > c:\temp\dhcp_config.txt
netsh dhcp server \\servername dump > c:\temp\dhcp_config.txt

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The config is then dumped to a file where all the commands are visible.
Normally I filter only the important parts out of this file and remove e.g. the Class, Optiondef, AuditLog and Database commands.
In this way you know what will be exactly migrated and can even remove the unnecessary things which will result in a cleaner migration.
I didn't test yet but after modification it should be possible to import the modiified file on the new 2012 server via:
netsh exec dhcp_config.txt
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