1.    20 Jul 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2016
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    Windows 10

    Migrate Locale Profile to Domain


    Hi Everyone,

    Does anyone know how to migrate a local profile to a domain profile without software? I have some Windows 10 computers that are setup as workgroups, but we need to move them to the company domain. I want to ensure that users don't lose their files, settings, etc. Thanks in advance.

    Shay
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  2.    20 Jul 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2016
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    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Thanks! Silly question, I do this step BEFORE adding the machine to the domain right?
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  3.    20 Jul 2016 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    A Finnish expat in Germany
    Posts : 12,662
    Windows 10 Pro

    I removed my reply because watching those instructions on TechNet I started wondering if they really work with Windows 10.

    Anyway, whatever you try create first a dummy profile, customize it a bit and move it to domain. If everything works, you can then move real profiles.
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  4.    20 Jul 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Ok will do. Thanks!
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


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