2k to 2003 Upgrade, FSMO roles

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  1. Glen

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    Hi- We have 2 DCs in our domain that we want to upgrade to 2003. Both are
    Global catalog servers and server A holds all the FSMO roles. Does it make a
    difference which order we upgrade them in?
     
    Glen, Feb 1, 2005
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  2. I would start with the FSMO role holder.

    Regards,
    /Jimmy
     
    Jimmy Andersson [MVP], Feb 1, 2005
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  3. Hi

    I suggest you follow the procedure in the article below. This article
    discusses how to upgrade Microsoft Windows 2000 domain controllers to
    Microsoft Windows Server 2003.

    325379 How to upgrade Windows 2000 domain controllers to Windows Server 2003
    http://support.microsoft.com/?id=325379

    Hope this helps!

    Sincerely,
    Jack Wang, MCSE 2000/2003, MCSA 2000/2003, MCDBA, MCSD
    Microsoft Online Partner Support

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    Jack Wang [MSFT], Feb 2, 2005
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