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Unformatted text preview: n, and type 192.168.0.250 in the IP
f. Press Tab to auto-fill 255.255.255.0 in the Subnet mask field.
g. In the Preferred DNS server field, type 127.0.0.1 and click OK to close the IPv4 properties
h. Click Close.
2. Give the computer a name using the following steps:
a. Click Start, right-click Computer, and select Properties.
b. Click Change Settings.
c. Click Change.
d. Type mailserver in the Computer name field, and click OK.
e. In the Computer Name/Domain Changes pop-up window, click OK.
f. Click OK.
g. In the Microsoft pop-up window, click Restart Now.
3. Promote the mailserver to domain controller by following these steps:
a. Select Start Command Prompt.
b. Type dcpromo
c. At the Welcome pop-up window, click Next.
d. At the Operating System Compatibility screen, click Next.
e. At the Choose a Deployment Configuration screen, select the Create a new domain in a new
forest radio button, and click Next.
f. At the Name the Forest Root Domain screen, type a domain name (i.e., mailserver.com), and
g. At the Set Forest Functional Level screen, choose Windows...
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- Fall '11