Rename an Active Directory domain

Originally published at: Rename an Active Directory domain - RDR-IT

The following procedure shows you how to rename an Active Directory domain. 1. Open a command window in “administrator” mode and enter the following command which will generate a Domainlist.xml file : rendom /list 2. Edit the xml file, changing your old domain to the new one: <?xml version =« 1.0 »?> <Forest> <Domain> <!-- PartitionType:Application -->…