I need to copy sysvol VOLUME  folder from C drive which is low on space to D drive on one of our DC

is there any method to do it OR  just simply copy the folder
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Will SzymkowskiSenior Solution ArchitectCommented:
You can do this manually using the following TechNet below.

However, Microsoft Recommends that you demote the domain controller and the re-promote it and change then location of the Sysvol and NetLogon Shares.

Toni UranjekConsultant/TrainerCommented:
I can't imagine SYSVOL relocation will help you. These are the instructions:

How to relocate the SYSVOL...

If you need cleanup procedure for you system, please, let us know which OS are we talking about?
pramod1Author Commented:
windows 2003
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Will SzymkowskiSenior Solution ArchitectCommented:
The procedure is practically the same for 2003. Below is the link to the 2003 version.


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pramod1Author Commented:
do we need to demote DC in 2003
pramod1Author Commented:
so there are 2 ways
 1) through active directory installation wizard and other manually
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