DFS Setup on Window 2008 / 2012

Any step by step guideline to setup DFS on Window 2008 / 2012 ?

Is there any tool to monitor the DFS progress and resync the folders / files in case it is out sync ?

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Luis MouraCommented:
For windows 2008 https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc732863(v=ws.10).aspx

For Windows 2012 https://mizitechinfo.wordpress.com/2013/08/21/step-by-step-deploy-dfs-in-windows-server-2012-r2/

If you have System Center Operation Manager in the system, you may consider using DFS replicaiton monitoring managment pack to monitor the DFS replication status.
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
Thanks. Is there any command to monitor the progress ?
Luis MouraCommented:
I dont know, but system center have a manage pack to monitor.
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Rakesh KapoorCommented:
Here you can get the steps to install DFS on Windows Server 2012 R2.

Steps to configure DFS NameSpace on Windows Server 2012 R2.

Steps to configure DFS Replication Group to replicate data between multiple servers.
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
Which command can I use for monitoring ? Tks
Rakesh KapoorCommented:
Could you please elaborate monitoring requirements.
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
Try to know the status of replication, the current progress ...
Luis MouraCommented:

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