The process of moving one system or service from one location or model to another.

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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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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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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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Chef Server Migration

A company that I'm contracting with has determined that they need to migrate their Chef (Open-Source Edition) instance to a new server. They do not want to migrate to the Hosted platform. I have not ...
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Migrate profiles from x86 to x64 Vista? [closed]

I want to move my Vista install from x86 to x64, but retain the user profiles with all the files and so. Microsoft does not seem to provide an upgrade option In the XP days, recreate the user ...
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Our datacentre is forcing us to change IP addresses, what is the best way to take advantage of the period when they're both active (failover gateway)?

The subnet of IPs the datacentre gave us was apparently on loan, so they assigned us a new block and gave us two weeks to swap them over, during which both will be active. They're on totally different ...
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Ubuntu + ZFS: How to migrate entire system to new disks?

Here's my scenario: I have Ubuntu with native ZFS installed on a server with 2 x 500 GB SATA disks. I installed it following this guide: ...
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Migration from Rackspace IMAP to local exchange 2010 server?

as we switch from our rackspace apps e-mail mailboxes to a local exchange 2010 server, i'm looking for a working way to migrate all mailbox from IMAP to exchange mailboxes. i already tried using ...
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Sharing Exchange Server email messages… not in a PST, and not in Public Folders

We are trying to reduce the amount of messages in our Public Folder databases. Many users use Public folders to share "team-related" information in a central place. The messages in this folder are ...
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Migrate Exchange 2003 Mailboxes to Exchange 2010 on Different Domain

We are currently operating two different Windows Server 2003 domains at two different sites. The sites are connected by a VPN and there are trusts in place between the domains. In each domain is an ...
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Bugzilla Migration [closed]

We have Bugzilla 2.20.1 installed(pretty old) which is running on production server. We are planning to have migration to the new version. The following are the version which we have installed on ...
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Reset old SVN repository or convert to git

I have a SVN repository which was running locally when I had an old installation of Windows. After reinstalling Windows, obviously the old SVN server installation was removed, and now I have no idea ...
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What is happening during a cPanel transfer?

I am switching hosting providers and the new host says they can migrate my cPanel with all it's settings. What actually happens during the migration and what kind of risks do I face? I am running ...
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Migrating Data between servers but keeping permissions

I need to migrate my shares from an old Server (server2003 DomainA.co.uk) to a new server (2008R2 DomainB.Local) these are on different domains. My major problem is I need to keep share permissions on ...
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Exchange 2010 migration

I want to migrate accounts from a hosted service to an Exchange 2010 Server. It is IMAP to MAPI, so I wonder if there is a fast way to do this. I know that exchange 2007 had a special role for this so ...
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Mirroring Windows 7 install to migrate to a new disk

One of my clients has a critical Windows 7 workstation, due to the variety of software installed on the machine, 'extremely' intricate software setup, and it's critical nature to the business it needs ...
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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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Migrating from Sql Server 2000 to Sql Server 2008

There's a machine running Win7; SQL Server 2000. (Suppose) Remote connections to the machine aren't possible. I need to copy a database from the machine to other one which is running SQL Server 2008 ...
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Dovecot Migration and old mails

I'm migrating my mails from an old server to a new one, the configuration is good (mysql virtual accounts & imap only), with dovecot and postfix. It's already running for other users, I just want ...
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Migrating from Windows Domain (SBS) to Macs (workstations and servers)

So a couple of Mac consultants walked into one of my customers office and convinced the business owner that they could completely swap in Macs across the board for the entire office. Being a Mac ...
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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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Access 2010: Missing DLL when opening Access 2003 file

I've got an Access database created with Access 2k3. When I open the file with Access 2010, I've got error messages, in this order just by clicking OK, Yes, OK : The VB script editor opens and ...
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Upgrade cyrus and split mailboxes

I'm trying to upgrade a Cyrus IMAP server from 2.2.12 to 2.4.12/13. Right know I'm looking for a good guide to do it, as my actual version is an old release. I guess it will not just be upgrade the ...
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Any reason why memory usage would be higher after migration to a new server?

I migrated my website to a new server recently. The server administrator mentioned that the website uses a large amount of memory. I didn't have FTP access at the time, so on my test server version ...
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Is this round-about migration to SBS2011 from 2008 feasible?

I run my own consulting software shop, and I'm currently running SBS 2008 Premium. I'm not utilizing the second server at the moment, but when I finally get to SBS 2011 Premium I'd like to. The ...
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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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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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Which Sharepoint 2007 databases do I backup for migration to Sharepoint 2010?

This is a follow on question from, Use backup restore then attach in Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 migration. There are 5 databases in the SQL Server Instance for Sharepoint Server 2007: ...
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Use backup restore then attach in Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 migration

The microsoft technet article for using the detach/attach method for migrating from Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 is here, http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299.aspx. However, I would like to ...
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How to migrate windows users and retain passwords?

I am moving a web application from one server to another, where users log in with Windows accounts (local server accounts, not AD). I want the migration to be as smooth as possible, but re-creating ...
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How do I migrate away from linux-vserver on Debian?

I'm a long term Debian user and have used the linux-vserver kernels extensively in the past; however the Debian project is removing its support for it and I really prefer the kernel packages. I use ...
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Migrating mailboxes from EXCH 2007 to EXCH 2010 based on message class

Is it possible through a powershell command to migrate mailboxes with the option of ignoring particular message classes, or even better, is there an option to ignore specific ones (ie. Inbox IPM.Note) ...
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How to migate from IMAP to Exchange

I have about 30 accounts that I have to migrate from IMAP based folder system to an exchange based system. Th desktops all run OSX apple mail. I have access to all the credentials for all the ...
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Migrate entire site from one server to another (both use cPanel)

What's the easiest and safest way to migrate my whole site (databases, email accounts, emails, files, my whole phpBB forum, worpress, etc.) from one server to another when both use cPanel (while ...
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Where do I find .SQL files on Ubuntu Server?

I am migrating web servers. I'm kind of stuck on migrating the MySQL databases. I was wondering where to find the .SQL files, that I need for migration, under Ubuntu Server. I think the .SQL files are ...
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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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Questions about migrating a web server

I am about to migrate my web server. I am using Ubuntu Server on both systems. I've never done this and I need to know what I should look out for. Can I just copy the var directory? I have many ...
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Migrating E-mail from Dovecot/exim4 to Exchange - Large Inbox

I have a user on our Linux Dovecot/exim4 linux server with 10GB worth of e-mails, I need to migrate this account over to their new Exchange Server hosted on site. How would I go about converting the ...
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Database atach upgrade second time same SharePoint 2010 target servers

I read on TechNet that you can't attach the same content base two times to the same farm http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299.aspx#restore We are going to try a migration soon, and I ...
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Apache can't GET a file

I've a strange problem with Apache. I migrated a few websites from one to another HW (and from Centos 5 to Centos 6), there are only PHP code and some databases.. Everything is ok and running, except ...
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Server migration, minimize wrong DNS lookups

I run a large website (500k uniques a day) and am about to move to another hoster. My new machine is setup, and tested, all files are copied over, so I am almost ready to change the my domain's IP ...
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How do I migrate Amazon EC2 Windows AMI (or instances) from one region to another?

I have a Windows EC2 AMI and instance in Virginia but want to migrate it to Oregon. My guess is an instance migration may be impossible since it's live but at least an AMI+EBS volume transfer would ...
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Can I temporarily leave other roles active when converting a 2008 R2 server to a hyper-v host?

I currently have a Windows 2008 R2 box that I want to convert to a hyper-v host. Currently I have the following running on it: File Services, Web Server (IIS), and Sql Server 2008 R2 with a few ...
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Migrating Terminal Server profiles from 2003 to 2008 R2 “V2”

I've done some searching and there doesn't appear to be a method of migrating old 2003 based profiles to the new "V2" profiles automatically. Specifically, we're interested in retaining the ...
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Migration: Office 2003 > 2010 | Windows XP > 7

My company will be migrating from Windows XP/MS Office 2003 to Windows 7/MS Office 2010. We will have a set of Excel and Access files and we should be sure that all works perfectly after the ...
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Migrating a rails/rake application to a new server without resetting all passwords [closed]

I'm not much of a Rails guy, so this may be a no-brainer: We run Chili Project for project management in a mod-passenger environment, using MySQL for the database. We changed servers once in moving ...
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What needs to be done to cleanly move a MediaWiki installation from one server to another?

I have MediaWiki running on one server, and need to migrate it to another. What steps need to be taken to cleanly move it to another host? Minimal downtime is acceptable.
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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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Linux - Migration from a server to another

Currently, I have Debian installed on a desktop computer with an Intel P4. It is a web server. As my website starts to be more and more popular, I want to migrate to a real server. So I bought a new ...
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Migrating from Apache 2.0 to 2.2

We are going to migrate our Apache 2.0 to Apache 2.2 finally. I am only worried about the mod_rewrite changes that 2.2 might have gotten. Did anyone notice any problems when switching? Any particular ...