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Quest Migration - AD account that doesn't sync properly

I have an issue with an AD account that has been "migrated" using Quest Migration Manager for Active Directory, version 8.8. This organisation currently have two forrests. Let's call them ad.local ...
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1answer
50 views

Active Directory 2003 to 2008 migration renders domain unusable

We have a small domain at the office running on a 32bit windows server 2003 (server1.domain.local). We have purchased a new server with windows 2008 R2 64bit (server2.domain.local) and plan to make it ...
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1answer
22 views

Painless Web Hosting - Migration of existing servers

I have 2 VPS servers (windows server 2008 R2) where I have hosted web sites and applications. Earlier we had it on dedicated server. But later we migrated to VPS servers. Each time we migrated we ...
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215 views

Migrating from SBS 2003 to Windows Server 2008 R2 - not replicating or transferring roles?

We currently have an SBS 2003 domain. I wasn’t part of the initial setup of the domain but am more or less the administrator now. We use SBS for domain controller duties, as a file share server, and ...
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1answer
174 views

SBS 2003 to SBS 2008 but keep old server online

I have a client running SBS 2003 and they are ready to upgrade to SBS 2008. They have a couple of programs that will not run on SBS 2008 and thus cannot be migrated. Is there a way to keep the old ...
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1answer
83 views

repetitive errors on user machines - DC migration from a windows XP based to a windows 7 based network

I'm replacing all the old windows XP machines in my network to new machines running windows 7. I hoped it would be an easy task, but apparently it isn't: all the machines I've installed (using WDS) ...
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1answer
51 views

Changing OS from Windows to Ubuntu without breaking everything

I purchased a dedicated server a few months ago, and based off the advice of the only person I knew with any knowledge of servers, chose a windows based server. We came to this conclusion as we have ...
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0answers
187 views

CSC folder data access AND roaming profiles issues (Vista with Server 2003, then 2008)

I'm a junior sysadmin for an IT contractor that helps small, local government agencies, like little towns and the like. One of our clients, a public library with ~ 50 staff users, was recently ...
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2answers
641 views

Migrating VMs from Hyper-V 2008 R2 to 2012

I have a machine in house which i am planning on Migrating from Windows Server 2008 R2 with HyperV to 2012 with HyperV. I am trying to figure out the easiest way of doing the migration... Most of the ...
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2answers
748 views

Windows 2003 DC to Windows 2008 R2 DC with same name and same IP

Environment = Windows 2003 native domain with 8 DCs I've got an old domain controller that is running 2003, CA Enterprise role, DHCP, DNS, a few GPO scripts that point to shares on it, and some other ...
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2answers
2k views

Migrate from SBS 2011 to 2008 Standard

I have a customer who is running a Windows Domain with a Windows Small Business Server 2011. Now I want to "update" (or downgrade?) to a 2008 R2 Domain. For two reasons. The customer has nearly ...
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1answer
71 views

Weird Active Directory behavior after ADMT migration

We have multiple sites with multiple DC's. Since performing the migrations we have been experiencing all sorts of problems with DFSR etc. We have multiple objects in the AD .. DCNAME ...
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1answer
43 views

Windows server 2008 hardware transfer

What is an easy way to replicate a running 2008 windows server (dhcp/dns/router/ad/fileserver) to new hardware without reconfiguring everything manually on the new machine. Any way to do it without ...
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1answer
277 views

Error encountered moving TFS2010 to a new server

I'm attempting do a test move of our TFS2010 server and I'm encountering an error. I've got a new Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server installation as on the current server and I've turned off the services ...
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2answers
532 views

2003 DC AD upgrade to 2008 on second server migration plan

SUMMARY Writing a plan to prepare for a 2003 to 2008 active dir upgrade. 2003 AD exists on a single domain controller and has been upgraded to 2003 functionality. I have add a new 2008 Standard ...
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3answers
337 views

Painless way to migrate server?

I'm a very newbie server admin. I am running a pretty basic cloud server (Windows 2008 R2), which is hosting a couple of different public web sites. The services and database have now grown a lot, ...
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1answer
60 views

Migration of core banking application from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008 [closed]

The following tasks were considered for value upgrade to Windows Server 2008. However, the later decision is just to go with platform upgrade from windows server 2003 to windows server 2008 32 Bit ...
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1answer
475 views

Migrating AD from 2003 32bit to 2008 64bit

Is there a recommended upgrade path to migrate my AD data from 2003 (32 bit) to 2008 (64 bit)?
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1answer
113 views

Transferring data from old dedicated server to a new one

I have a Windows 2003 dedicated server account with WebFusion and they are just awful, I'm not afraid to say. I would like to transfer to a GoDaddy Windows 2008 dedicated server in the next week or ...
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2answers
220 views

Migrate user profiles when taking W2K8 out of a domain and into a workgroup

I have a box currently sitting in an AD domain. I need to remove it from said domain and drop it into a workgroup. I don't want to lose the 2-3 user profiles on the box. I think I could use USMT ...
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1answer
1k views

Migrate SBS2008 to Server 2008 R2

I help out with the IT work at the church I attend. We currently have Windows Small Business Server 2008 set up. It is being used for domain authentication/security, DNS, Folder redirection, ...
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1answer
79 views

Migrating Citrix XanApp Standard licenses from Win 2003 R2 32 bit to Win 2008 64 bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? I have migration question: Can I migrate Microsoft Terminal Server Licenses from Win2003 to Win2008? Can I migrate ...
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2answers
2k views

Child Domain Migration to Parent Domain

Our company is planning on moving from a single forest with multiple domains to a single forest with a single domain. This is my infrastructure: Forest Root ROOT-DC.techtunes.lan ...
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2answers
324 views

IIS7 - Change physical path of all sites in server config

I've been trying to migrate an IIS7 webserver (rather large one), and so far am appalled by the state of msdeploy and using it for what I need to do. Enough on that, here's my current problem: The ...
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1answer
62 views

Web site migration from one server to another : keeping both apps

I just migrated a web site from one server to another and this domain also has 50+ e-mail accounts. I open new accounts on the new server with same passwords. I changed DNS pointing to new server. I ...
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1answer
752 views

Resolution path for fixing Hyper-V VM migraton from a host in one domain to a host in another domain

I have 2 Hyper-V servers one Windows Server 2008 and one Windows Server 2008 R2. I moved a VM from the 2008 box to the 2008 R2, with the 2008 on domain X and the 2008 R2 on domain y. When the ...
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3answers
227 views

Migrate SBS 2003 to Server 2008 Std

I'm looking to migrate from SBS 2003 to Server 2008 Std. Are there any guides out there similar to Microsoft's sbs to sbs guides? Thanks in advance!
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3answers
208 views

Procedure for moving to a new Exchange server

So, at my company, we have three MS Exchange servers. 2 2007 servers (exchange1, and exchange3), and a 2010 server (exchange2), both Standard edition. We are going to take one of the Exchange 2007 ...
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1answer
942 views

Migrating Windows 2003 File Server Cluster to Windows 2008 R2 Standalone?

We have a situation where we have an aging Windows 2003 File Server Cluster that we'd like to move to a standalone Windows Server 2008 R2 VM that resides in our Hyper-V R2 installation. We see no ...
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1answer
134 views

Windows SBS 2000 Server to Windows 2008 (optionally Core) Migration

Is there any known procedure of migrating services from SBS 2000 Active Directory DNS disabling Exchange 2000 DFS What to avoid? What to apply? Any scenarios? I thought to make vhd backup of ...
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2answers
3k views

ISC DHCP - Force clients to get a new IP address, instead of the being re-issued their previous lease's IP

We are in the middle of a migration of our DHCP and DNS services from a Debian-based server to a Windows Server 2008 R2 implementation. The Debian server is running isc-dhcpd-V3.1.1. All of ...
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1answer
89 views

What should we be aware of when moving windows servers to another domain

We have a bunch of (virtual vmware) windows servers (2003 and 2008) that our hosting provider wants to move to a new AD domain. They also want to rename the servers (just for the sake of introducing a ...
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1answer
213 views

SBS 2003 R2 to SBS 2008 migration: Can I upgrade the old demoted server to 2008 Standard?

I am planning a Windows SBS 2003 R2 migration next week for a customer, and have read through the Microsoft documentation "Migrating to Windows Small Business Server 2008 from Windows Small Business ...
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4answers
671 views

Migrate windows xp to windows 2008 server

What I'm going to ask here is very difficult for system analyst's like me to do and is generally done by experts. In my office, I'm running windows xp as a server(ofcourse it's a client os). It has ...
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2answers
517 views

Migrate DHCP from Cisco to Windows 2008

Is is possible to seamlessly migrate from DHCP on Cisco routers to a Windows server? All my searches give me tips on migrating from 2003 to 2008 DHCP but nothing on Cisco to Windows.
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5answers
2k views

Migrating Windows 2008 R2 from a PC to a different PC

Three months ago for several reasons I had to quickly setup a regular desktop PC with Windows 2008 R2 as our Primary Active Directory server. I have certificate server on it, as well as running DNS ...
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1answer
683 views

How to migrate Workgroup with SBS 2003 to full AD domain with Exchange?

My company's desktops, Linux and Windows servers, are all stand-alone, with nothing more than a workgroup to bind them. We also have an SBS 2003 server that is used for shared contacts/calendar and as ...
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3answers
958 views

Windows Workgroup to Domain Migration

We have a Windows network running in Workgroup mode with no server. There are around 14 machines on the network so it's clearly time we moved to a SBS 2008 server in domain mode. My question ...
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3answers
3k views

Migrate Windows Server 2008 to a new hard disk 2

A few weeks ago, I already asked how to move a Windows Server 2008 to a new hard disk. Despite the previous answers and two weeks lost trying to do it, I am always unable to move the OS to the new ...
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3answers
376 views

TWiki migration from Windows 2000 Server to Windows Server 2008

I want to change the server from a Windows 2000 Server to a Windows Server 2008 environment, so I'd like to know how can I migrate my TWiki too. Anyone?
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76 views

How can I migrate websites between two identical servers?

I have two servers that have a nearly identical (software) configuration. We are upgrading the web servers to run windows server 2008 R2, one already is however the main one (that currently has sites) ...
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3answers
914 views

Migrate Windows Server 2008 to a new hard disk

I have a machine with Windows Server 2008. I want to change the hard disk drive, but keep everything else. I don't have a cd/dvd drive and don't want to buy it. My first idea was to make a ...
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2answers
406 views

windows 2008 server move users to new server

I have a new server that is replacing a current windows 2008 server r2. I want to move all the local users and IIS sites to the new box. Is there away to export the two and import them on the new box? ...
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1k views

How to migrate WIndows Server 2008 firewall exceptions to a new environment?

How to migrate Windows Server 2008 (and Windows 7) firewall exceptions to a new environment? Specifically: SQL Server Subversion remote access? Is if possible to use scripts like powershell? ...
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1answer
2k views

Sharing workgroup and domain accounts on the same system: is it possible and what to consider?

Our company (a small web firm) will soon me migrating from a workgroup-based environment to a domain-based environment (Windows Server 2008). Some of our team members (myself included) work mainly ...
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1answer
2k views

How do I add a querystring to a default document in iis7?

I'm upgrading a server that runs a classic asp website from iis5 to iis7 On the old server, there are sites set up that pass a querystring in the default document. e.g ...
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1answer
2k views

Migrate SharePoint 2.0 on Small Business Server 2003 to SharePoint 3.0 on Windows Server 2008

We need to migrate Windows SharePoint Services 2.0, running on Windows Small Business Server 2003, to Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, running on Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition. Does anyone ...
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2answers
995 views

Windows Server 2008 vs. 2003: Different behaviour with multiple IP addresses

We have an IIS server to which we assign multiple IP-Adresses. In windows server 2003, windows used the ip-adress in the main dialog for outgoing connections . If I assign the ip 192.168.1.4 in the ...
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4answers
953 views

Howto migrate the system partion to another disk on Windows 2008 enterprise

I'm trying to move a windows 2008 system partition, on an older 1/2T drive to a new partition on a new drive. What would be the best way of doing it. I've had a look at the bcd registry using bcdedit ...
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9answers
801 views

Upgrading from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008

Someone tried the upgrade process from Windows 2003 x64 to Windows 2008 x64? Usually, it would be better to never upgrade a Windows OS; but maybe, since this is a server OS, the upgrade path has been ...