Active Directory Domain Rename

I have a child domain in a 2012 R2 Forest that has an outdated name.  The forest has Exchange 2016/2010 in production but this particular child domain does NOT use Exchange in any capacity.  It is only for hosting VPN clients to forest resources.
There are several articles for renaming a domain but many mention the rename is not supported if any Exchange other than 2003 is deployed.
Is a domain rename possible in the situation?
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
If exchange is not deployed to that domain then a domain rename may be possible.  Other LOB apps dislike renames as well so whether it *is* possible will be dependent on your environment.

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AmitIT ArchitectCommented:
Best option, is to build new child domain, what you want and move the services or application to new domain. Renaming domain, 99% you might need to rebuild everything from scratch.
AmitIT ArchitectCommented:
I am closing this question, if any objection, let me know.
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