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Migration guide from Server 2008 Standard to 2008 R2

Last Modified: 2016-08-26
I am moving from a 32-bit Server 2008 Standard domain controller to new 64-bit 2008 R2 server.  The old server will be removed from the network; all roles need to move to new server.  This is a relatively small, single-server office.  No Exchange, SQL, ...  The volume of Microsoft's documentation is dizzying.  Does anybody have a more practical checklist for this procedure?
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