Domain trust between 2003 FFL/DFL and 2008 R2 FFL DFL


  • I have a domain with all 2008 r2 DC the FFL and DFL are 2003.

    I have to create a new forest and new domain with server 2016.

    if i install the new domain with a FFL and DFL of 2008 will it be possible to have a two way trust between these two domains?

    I know the recomendation will be to up the forest and domain functional level but we cannot do this at the moment.

    please can someone tell me if this is possible

    thank you


    Thursday, April 27, 2017 7:43 AM

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  • Of course.  You should not have any issue doing a trust between a 2003 FFL domain and a 2008 R2 FFL domain.

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    Thursday, April 27, 2017 8:48 AM
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