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How to make a system state backup before you start your migration project

How to make a system state backup before you start your migration project

Migrating Active Directory from one server to a new server will change the structure of your AD and if for some reason you need to roll back you must have a System State backup.

The normal backup routine from any SBS or any Windows Server with the Essentials Experience role installed and the backup configured with the Dashboard does not include a System State Backup you can use to restore System State only.

Mariëtte Knap

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