There are two primary ways to take a server offline for repair, as outlined in this Microsoft article. You can use either Windows Admin Center or Windows PowerShell. Both involve nearly the same steps to pause the server’s actions and temporarily move data to other machines so that service isn’t interrupted while the server is
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