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How many FSMO roles are there?

I've always understood that there are five FSMO roles, but sometimes I see something that says there are seven. How many are there, really?
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Single Domain Controller FSMO holder DR

We are looking at the topic of DR at the moment and I would like your expert help in the creation of a DR plan in the event that our PDC somehow goes kaput! Info: Our PDC holds all FSMO roles We have ...
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Reversing, Restoring, and taking over Active Directory Roles

I am out to upgrade our 2003 Windows Server to a 2012 Windows Server. From what I read I will be using dcpromo to promote a 2012 Server to take over a 2003 servers master roles. Questions: 1-- Given ...
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No server appear to transfer fsmo

I have two server : Server01 ( Windows 2003 R2 SP2 ) = Primary Domain Controller Server02 ( Windows 2008 R2 ) = Secondary Domain Controller Now I want to transfer fsmo from Server01 to Server02. I ...
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Does a DCPROMO move FSMO roles automatically?

There's seems to be a fair bit of conflicting information out there - and although I have never tried this personally (have always manually moved the FSMO roles to a new DC prior to demotion) and ...