Transfer FSMO Roles by PowerShell

If FSMO role holder DC goes under upgradation process or down,

we think about FSMO roles as its important and we know the traditional NTDSUTIL way of transferring and seizing FSMO roles which takes few minutes.

To transfer all 5 of the FSMO roles.

transfer all 5 FSMO roles using numbers.

seize the roles using the –Force parameter.

Of course could have used the short version

command line syntax you can use role numbers in place of the role names.  The following list details the role number for each of the five FSMO roles.

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