Ask the Expert

Can I rename my Windows 2000 domain?

I have a mixed environment -- Windows 2000 and NT. The internal Win2k domain name needs to be changed due to management decisions. How can I achieve this? I am running in mixed mode at present but have to get over this hurdle before I can migrate fully.

    Requires Free Membership to View

You cannot rename the domain. You can build a new domain and migrate all of the information to the new domain, but the old one cannot be renamed.

This was first published in March 2003

There are Comments. Add yours.

 
TIP: Want to include a code block in your comment? Use <pre> or <code> tags around the desired text. Ex: <code>insert code</code>

REGISTER or login:

Forgot Password?
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
Sort by: OldestNewest

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: