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Can i run roaming profiles with Azure AD and a local AD server

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Microsoft OfficeActive DirectoryWindows Server 2008Azure
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hi, I have a client who had an sbs 2008 server, we moved them to office 365 for the mail.
Someone came into the client and moved the local pc's from the local AD to the azure AD for O365 a year or so ago.

The sbs is now just a file server, no exchange. there is a database running off of it, which needs to stay local.

The client has asked if they can use roaming profiles.

Would it be possible to demote the 2008 server and add it to the azure AD, then have it store the roaming profiles ?

If not, is there another solution, such as, format the server to run server 2012/2016 ?
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