Active Directory Functional Level

Is it possible to  raise the Domain Functional level to Windows 2008 by keeping Forest level  as 2003 .
Molly sAsked:
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Jose Gabriel Ortega CastroCEO Faru Bonon IT - EE Solution ExpertCommented:
Yes, it is, they are both independent.
Domain functional level (Older Windows Server version in your Domain controllers)
Forest Functional level (Older Windows Server version in your whole infrastructure)
You should clarify what your needs are,
Basically, you do not have older DCs, 2008 and higher, but you do not want to enable the newer ad features?
Group policy preferences and other feature that would be one active with the higher forest level?

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Sekar ChinnakannuStaff EngineerCommented:
Yes you can...
Molly sAuthor Commented:
thnk u
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