Upgrading AD domains to Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 AD DS Domains

This guide explains process for “upgrading Active Directory domains to Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2,” how to upgrade operating system of domain controllers, and how to add domain controllers that run Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 to an existing domain. “Upgrading network operating system requires minimal network configuration and […]

This guide explains process for “upgrading Active Directory domains to Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2,” how to upgrade operating system of domain controllers, and how to add domain controllers that run Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 to an existing domain. “Upgrading network operating system requires minimal network configuration and typically has a low impact on user operations. Upgrade process's straightforward, efficient, and allows your organization to take advantage of improved security that's offered by WS2008 and R2. This guide covers process for upgrading domains and domain controllers, and how to add new domain controllers to existing Active Directory domains. It includes details about how to run Adprep.exe and resolve known issues and errors if they arise.”

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