We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

How to demote a server 2012 r2 ESS cnange the local domain and add it back with a different Name

BBrayton asked
Last Modified: 2020-12-08
We want to change the Local domain name on one of our new clients new servers.
Would the easiest way be to demote the server and then promote it.

or is it even possible to do this after it has already been setup as the primary DC?
Watch Question
Senior Technical Lead
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 2 Answers and 5 Comments.
See Answers
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant

An Experts Exchange subscription includes unlimited access to online courses.

Get Started
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE