Server IP address Change

Am going to move my Server 2012 R2 AD server from one location to another. At the new location, the IP address scheme is different from the old location. I want to know can I just give the server a new  unused static IP address from the new location without causing any connectivity issues? Any DNS issues? The users computers that were in AD are also moving to this new location.
Any ideas on the how to do this without any issues?
Nana ColeAsked:
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if you are changing the IP address then, you will also need to update the DNS entry and other records what ever applications are using this server. If  in any application IP is hard coded than it will create issue. If not then updating the DNS entry will work without any issues.
Nana ColeAuthor Commented:
Gaurav, how do I update the DNS entry? Just run a new forward and reverse lookup zones?
check if you have existing DNS entry for this machine. Once you change the IP address then immediately change the DNS entry.
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Kamal KhaleefaInformation Security SpecialistCommented:
Do your client get ip configuration by dhcp or static
If by dhcp you v to change dhcp configuration to point to new dns server ip then moving the AD server
You will also need to adjust your Active Directory sites and services settings.  Assuming that this is an existing site within your AD forest then you will need to move the DC to the appropriate site in ADSS.  The site should have the correct IP subnet assigned to it, but worth checking.
Cris HannaSr IT Support EngineerCommented:
When you say "getting a new IP" are you referring to the external public IP, or needing to change the internal network IP address? ?
Anand PandyaCommented:
As per my understanding, before making any changes on the production.
You can do one thing create a new test vm on the new network assign a new ip, default gateway and dns server entries and check if that server is working with that configuration.
If that server is working then you can later move the required server to new network and then login using local credentials to server and change the IP settings of server to new one.
Also make the DNS entries prior to moving because sometimes replication takes time.

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Nana ColeAuthor Commented:
DNS entry was what needed to be updated to reflect the new ip address of the server at the new location.
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