SBS2008 changing the NIC

Have a SBS2008 with a 100M NIC, looking to upgrade to a 1G NIC. Considering DNS works off the NIC anyone see any problems changing out the NIC?  I plan to change the binding in DHCP other than this only disabling the current NIC. Obviously configure the 1G NIC with the static IP, DG, SM, and DNS.

I plan to run the fix my network after.
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Mal OsborneAlpha GeekCommented:
Should be pretty straightforward. Probably best to reset the IP address on the old NIC to something else before you disable it.  Windows 2000 and 2003 will bitch if you try to use the same IP on a new NIC, even after the old one has been removed. Not sure if 2008 does the same.

Other than that, just give the new NIC all the same settings as the old one, and you should be good to go.

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Dirk MareSystems Engineer (Acting IT Manager)Commented:
As Malmensa said it is straight forward.

Instead of just changing the IP's on the new network interface rather run the Network configuration.

WORKS2011Austin Tech CompanyAuthor Commented:
Thank you
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