You can do an import from a legacy server. You don't have to reactivate that way. I did my cut over from 2.2 that way. But the user had to do a sync on the desktop manager to get the address book lookup to work. Not sure why. I didn't have time to stop and figure it out.
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BES was decommissioned. Currently using iPhones with Lotus Notes Traveler 9.0.