I wouldn't use the Move Server Wizard in this scenario; that's a
sledgehammer to crack a nut.
You can simply change the DISPLAY name of your Organisation and Site to
something new, without the illegal characters. The display name you are
free to change; the directory name cannot be changed, but this doesn't
The organisation display name will become your new E2k organisation name,
and your site display name will become your new first admin group name.
> Effectly I'm going to setup a migration strategy in which a new server
> be setup with Exchnage 2000 server and the old one stay with Windows NT
> I was worried about some messages read in MS Whitepaper about Illegal
> character used in Site/org name
> Any others tips ?
> > You can use the Move Server Wizard to effectivley rename
> > the org/site.
> > If you're going to 2000 why not look at methodology that
> > lets you go from old to new as a migration strategy
> > rather than an upgrade strategy.
> > >-----Original Message-----
> > >I'm going to setup a migration process from an old
> > server Exchange 5.5 to a
> > >new Exchange 2000 (new hardware).
> > >Reading the white paper I've found some note about
> > Invalid character in
> > >Site/Org name of the Exchange 5.5 (i.e _, .)
> > >I need to rename both site and org name. Is there any
> > problems and does
> > >someone know how to make it ?
> > >Thanks
> > >Sergio
> > >.