Joining Windows 7 Pro Workstations to a Domain Server 2012

Computer Account Management What is a Computer Account?Located in Active Directory, the Computers container keeps entry records and manages all client machines connected to a server domain environment. Building on from our lesson in Windows Server User Account Management, Launch AD and expand the local domain tree > Select Computers container and notice there are currently …

Joining Client Workstations to a Domain Server 2012

Computer Account Management What is a Computer Account?Located in Active Directory, the Computers container keeps entry records and manages all client machines connected to a server domain environment. Building on from our lesson in Windows Server User Account Management, Launch AD and expand the local domain tree > Select Computers container and notice there are currently …

15. HOW TO SET UP BITLOCKER® DRIVE ENCRYPTION IN WINDOWS 10

BitLocker® first appeared in Windows Vista and later, featuring a full disk encryption for entire volumes using AES encryption algorithm in Cipher Block Chaining (CBC) or XTS mode with 128-bit or 256-bit keys. Cipher Block Chaining is not deployed over the entire disk but applied to each individual sector.               …

Installing Internet Information Service IIS 8.5 on Windows Server 2012 R2

Building on from our WindowsServer 2012 R2 installation, this chapter will explore the processes involved to install and IIS 8.5 server which may be used for hosting websites running applications. 1. Begin by launching Server manager > Click Manage > Add Roles and Features. 2. Read the installation wizard information and click Next. 3. Select the Role-based or feature-based …

Minimal Server Interface Option windows server 2012

Another Windows Server 2012 configuration option, Minimal Server Interface, allows you to remove some of the graphical components installed with a Server with a GUI installation. The components that are removed include: Internet Explorer 10 Windows Explorer Desktop Start Screen Control Panel Taskbar The Microsoft Management Console, Server Manager, and some Control Panel applets remain …

Converting from a Server Core Installation to a Server with a GUI Installation windows server 2012

In Windows Server 2012, you have the option to switch between a Server Core Installation and a Server with a GUI installation or vice-versa, based on changes in requirements for any particular server. Converting from a Server Core Installation to a Server with a GUI Installation The procedure to convert a Server Core to a …

Server Core Hyper-V installation windows server 2012

You can use the steps in the following procedure to discover server roles and features, and install multiple roles and features using Windows PowerShell: type in PowerShell in a command window. 2. Type Get-WindowsFeature at the PowerShell Command Line to view the server roles and features that are installed or available on the server. 3. Type Install-WindowsFeature followed by …