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Does anybody know how to convert dynamic system disk to basic in Windows server 2003 without data-loss and if possible without using third-party tools? Is that possible?

I was thinking of making a mirror copy of this disk onto Basic disk and then simply exchanging these disks and changing boot.ini.

Oh, this is virtual server on VMware.

Thanks in advance.

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I've had success with this in the past as outlined in the following post:

I would test it out on a test drive first just in case.

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