Create & Deploy Active Directory Snapshot in Windows Server 2016

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0Create Active Directory Snapshot on Current DC Before getting started, make sure both, the current DC and additional DC needs to be the member of the same domain and both of them should be active or approached by you. So that you can take a snapshot from current DC and deploy it on the new DC. Take Snapshot through… Read More »

How to Create Users and Computers in Server 2016?

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0The Active Directory is a depository of all information computers, users, and services and the Active Directory users and computers are the container of all the information about the users and computers and more than the information, you can manage users and computer accounts through this management tool whether you create, remove or manage users. In this article,… Read More »

Configure DNS Server Zones Fully on Windows Server 2016?

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0After installing DNS, of course, you need to configure DNS because it is an important task to make DNS work correctly. DNS stands for Domain Naming System and the goal of DNS is to change name to IP address and and IP address to name like when you open a server or a web page, you enter a name… Read More »

Install DNS Server on Windows Server 2016 fully step by step

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0When you install windows server it is just a box, nothing it there like services, if you want to use the services you should install and configure the services when you need them. The DNS stands for Domain Name System. When you create an account on a server or domain controller, your computer, and server communicates with each other by their… Read More »

Promote Windows Server 2016 to Domain Controller step by step

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0Active Directory which is the management service in Windows Server is installed on a server that is called Domain Controller (DC). When active directory have been installed on a server. You can promote the server to a domain controller. Every network needs at lest two domain controllers. When one of them is down, the other domain controller take the place… Read More »

Install DHCP Server on Windows Server 2016 step by step

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is a network protocol used in Internet Protocol (IP) networks. Server that supports the protocol is called DHCP server. As its name indicates, DHCP server dynamically distributes IP for network interfaces and devices. When somebody sends a request for IP, DHCP server distributes IP address based on the DHCP server configurations. DHCP is a role in… Read More »

How to Add Multiple Servers in Windows Server 2016?

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0While managing your server and configuring it, you can add multiple servers to Server Manager in Windows server 2008, 2012 or 2016. When added you can receive online or offline status and create group based on their functions, location or any other organizational paradigm. Therefore, you can configure them fully from Server Manager like: adding roles and features… Read More »

Installing Roles and Features to VHD in Windows Server 2016

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0In addition to installing roles and features to server on a network, Server Manager enables you to install roles and features to VHD without accessing to it in an offline state. By using Server Manager, while installing roles and features you can select a server or either Hyper-V virtual hard disk (VHD) that is already installed windows server 2012… Read More »

How to Create and Mount VHD/VHDX in Windows Server 2016?

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0A VHD (Virtual Hard Disk) is a file format which represent a virtual disk drive. A VHD can be used to store virtual disk data in files that can be easily transferred from one computer to another. It contains what is found on a physical HDDs such as disk partition and file system. Once they are mounted, you can… Read More »

How to Share Files and Folders in Windows Server 2016?

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0Sharing folders makes them accessible to network users and probably you need to do. After you’ve configured disks on the server, you must share files/disks to enable network users to access files and disks. When sharing files and folders also you can enable administrators and clients to access the files, folders offline even when the server is off. Sharing… Read More »

How to Create a Storage Pool in Windows Server 2016?

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0A Storage Pool is one or more physical, internal, external disks or other various interfaces which extend more than one disk into one or more and create fault tolerance and other features. Windows Server 2016 include tools that enable you to manage disks graphically or from the command prompt easily. By using Server Manager, you can create a… Read More »

Install Active Directory Domain Services on Windows Server 2016

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Linkedin0Total0The Active Directory Domain Services is the feature of creating domain and managing it, but it’s never had been easy to do in a new platform due to many changes or having no experience of it. Surely you need some steps to follow to install and configure Active Directory Domain Services(ADDS) fully by following up the steps here. No… Read More »