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Best way to move WFE to new server

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 14, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#
We have one web front end server and one sql server.  I want to simply move the existing web frotn end server to new hardware.  What is the easiest way to do this?  Also, the last admin did not patch the existing site to SP2.  If I install Sharepoint 2007 sp2 and attach it to databases that are on the original Sharepoint 2007 RTM version, will it upgrade the database schema or will this cause problems?  We only have on site colelction with about 13 GB of data, its not a complicated environment but there is a lot of data there.  I want to do this as simply as possible, thanks.

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