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do DC promo for promoting domain controller or demoting dc work in windows server 2012
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Hello ThereSystem AdministratorCommented:
Use Active Directory Domain Services configuration previously known as DCPROMO.
Dcpromo still exists in WS2012 but doesn't provide GUI and no longer installs role or feature binaries.

Refer to this MS article that goes deeper.
https://docs.microsoft.com/cs-cz/windows-server/identity/ad-ds/deploy/install-a-new-windows-server-2012-active-directory-forest--level-200-
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
Short version, no.  DCPromo was deprecated for other tools that accomplish the task with better error handling and recovery.
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pramod1Author Commented:
for demoting 2012 dc we don't need dcpromo  we need to manually remove from server roles
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