Step by step guide for upgrading Active Directory from Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 to Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2


Sometime ago, I wrote a blog about upgrading from Windows 2003 based Active Directory to Windows 2008 R2 based Active Directory. If you are planning to upgrade now from Windows Server 2008 R2 based Active Directory to Windows Server 2012 R2 based Active Directory, the steps are the same and you can found them at my earlier blog.

Step by step guide for upgrading Active Directory from Microsoft Windows 2003 to Microsoft Windows Server 2008

http://blogs.technet.com/b/omers/archive/2010/06/30/step-by-step-guide-for-upgrading-active-directory-from-microsoft-windows-2003-to-microsoft-windows-server-2008.aspx 

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Comments (9)

  1. It would be recommended to run adprep separately in case you face any issues.

  2. rdpetti says:

    Can't you skip the adprep steps in your guide since Server 2012 R2 already has it built into the AD Role installation process?

  3. Anonymous says:

    You can protect your organizational Units from accidental deletion by using Power Shell scripts to apply

  4. Anonymous says:

    I was recently working with a customer where one of their Active Directory would not replicate. They

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  8. Anonymous says:

    In a recent project I was working on ADFS with multiple applications and customer also had SAP to be

  9. anonymouscommenter says:

    Recently i was troubleshooting some integration issues between SCVMM, SPF and Windows Azure Pack (WAP

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