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DNS issues on Windows Server 2008

I've inherited an issue with 2 servers, one running SBS 2003 and one running WS2008 (non-R2). Periodically Google and other popular sites will appear down. Now obviously we know it's not a problem ...
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2answers
1k views

Recommended way to replace Win 2003 SBS server with Win 2008 R2 server

i'm due to replace an ageing Dell Tower server running AD on Windows Server 2003 SBS with a new rackmount server running Windows Server 2008 R2 they run an Active Directory network with mostly XP SP3 ...
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3answers
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Two SBS 2003 Servers, two domains, one company, Exchange, and Terminal Services [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? Here's the scenario; please let me know if I haven't provided enough info. Business 1 went out of business, and ...
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1answer
218 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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3answers
1k views

Changing from a .local domain with SBS 2003 to a .com domain with Windows Server 2008 R2

I am trying to upgrade a network that currently has a SBS 2003 Server as it's Domain Controller (DC). I would like to switch over to a Windows Server 2008 R2 DC. I believe (correct me if I'm wrong) ...
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1answer
704 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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1answer
904 views

Error setting up Data Protection Manager 2010 Agents / Network “Unauthenticated” in network settings

I'm not sure if the two are connected but i suspect they are. Basically I'm tring to setup Data Protection Manager 2010 on a fresh install of Server 2008 R2 in a SBS 2003 domain. Everything went fine ...
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1answer
2k views

Adding a 2008 R2 DC to a SBS2003 R2 domain

I am planning on adding a Windows Server 2008 R2 box as a second domain controller for a client running an SBS 2003 R2 domain and have two questions. Are there any "gotchya's" involved in doing ...
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Possible to add an SBS server to an existing domain?

I've got a box with Windows Server 2008 Std installed, and I've created a virtual PC with Windows 2003 Server SBS on it, and am running it through Virtual Server 2005. I've set the new 2003 server up ...
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2answers
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Convert SBS 2003 domain to Server 2008 R2 Standard - will this work?

I have been tasked with converting an SBS 2003 domain to Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard. The customer plans to expand past the limitations of SBS, and does not use Exchange Server at all. Here's the ...