One by one. Takes about 5 minutes. A few weeks ago I
posted a step by step on that.
>offcourse i promoted the disconnected BDC to PDC first
(he was complaining
>that he could not contact the PDC .......). And yes, my
>Do I have to transfer the 5 FSMO's one by one, or is
there a tool that takes
>care of all of them?
>> That's interesting. All the documentation says you can
>> only upgrade a PDC to AD. Is your domain functioning
>> To get rid of the upgraded server, the first dc, you
>> to transfer all of the FSMO's to the new server as well
>> teh global catalog. There is documentation on the MSKB
>> such a thing.
>> >-----Original Message-----
>> >Hi all,
>> >this is my situation:
>> >I have a WIN NT 4 network with 5 servers (1 PDC, 2
>> stand alone). I
>> >disconnected the second BDC from the network and
>> to W2K AD DC (in
>> >order to have all user accounts).
>> >Then I installed new server also as W2K AD DC. What do
>> have to do in order
>> >to remove the first DC from the domain?
>> >Greetings Eric