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Renaming SQL server

Posted By:      Posted Date: December 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
 

Hello,

We have a production SQL 2005 server (My_SQL) that I like to clone so we can use it for testing purposes.  After cloning it, I will give it a new SID and new computer name (lets called it New_SQL).  We like to keep the new cloned server (New_SQL) in the same network as the production (My_SQL). Will I have any problem?  I know I have to rename the sql instance.

 

Thanks,
Tntrac




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