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- Windows AD Domain naming recommendations 5 answers
It's common convention to name a domain something like companyname.local for internal Active Directory with integrated DNS.
I'm in a situation where the company name has changed and I would like to rename the domian. I'm aware of the difficulty and implications. I would like to rename it from 'abccorporate.local' to just 'xyz'. I can't think of any reason to keep the '.local', is there one?