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Active Directory Rename – Hard or Easy?

October 29, 2009 1 comment

Recently, I needed to perform a renaming of our ActiveDirectory domain for Windows
Server 2003 R2.

Here are some of the resources/tools/documentation I found to perform it flawlessly.

How Domain Rename Works

Download link for Domain Rename Tools

Step by Step Guide to Implementing Domain Rename

As our AD is pretty simple, after some research, it turned out that there are
actually fewer steps to perform. I found a nice, simple step-by step description
of it:

Active Directory Domain Rename – Not Difficult At All

My Conclusion

All the operations that might require Active Directory changes need careful
, but once planned, it is pretty straightforward to execute.

Creating a virtual environment and test the changes before applying it to
production systems is essential.

Categories: Active Directory