In the first lab it was the basic installation and configuring of Windows Server 2012 R2. The
majority of the lab was fairly straight forward and easy to understand. But the neat thing I like doing and
would like more experience in is setting the inbound/
There was a lot of change when Windows Server 2012 R2 was released in the IT world,
however all it was, was a rebuild of the Windows 8 system and being applied into a server
system. Comparing the two systems on paper, as well as in a virtual machine you c
In this lab I had to add OUs as well as users and groups. Users were pretty easy to add, the hardest part I
had was if I typed Linda Manager as a name it wouldnt populate right. However, if I just typed Linda it
would give me the correct person, it could
I have had quite a bit of experience installing software, some were pretty easy and ran
smoothly others gave me issues usually when I was trying to upgrade an existing system. The
video shows using a VMware and doing a fresh install off of an ISO file. Th
Guidelines to Install Windows 2008 R2
1. Check the pre-requisites for installing Windows server 2008.
a. Look on Microsofts website for specifics on what is needed for a Windows
Server installation. (This can vary depending on which edition of Server you
1 / 1 pts
You are the administrator for your company, and you are looking at
upgrading your Windows Server 2008 web server to Windows Server 2012.
Which version of Windows Server 2012 does Microsoft recommend that you
Windows Server 2012 D
Unit 4 Activity 1b: Adding a Hard Disk to Windows
Configure the Hard Disk in Windows
1. Go to Disk Management
Right Click Computer and select Manage
2. Bring the new disk Online
Right-click Disk 1 and select Online
3. Initialize the disk in Windows
Unit 5 Activity 1: Using Performance Monitor
Configure Performance Counters
From the Server 2012 Server Manager, under
Tools, select Performance Monitor
Under Performance Monitoring Tools, select
Click the + symbol at the top of the
Unit 5 Activity 3: Using Windows Action Center
Explore Action Center
Go to Control Panel Action Center
Explore the Action Center. For each area, provide
an explanation (in your own words) of what the
tool can be used for, how it would be useful, and
Complete the following:
1. Download and install the latest Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer
2. Run the analyzer on both your servers and workstation
3. View the report
4. Where possible, repair the errors and warnings on your systems.
Screenshots of adding disk drive to vmware and bringing them online and usable through server
Drive 0 will be primary operating system drive.
Drive 1 will be roaming profile storage drive.
Drive 2 will be Home drive / user storage
Drive 3 will be
Opened Vmware and installed windows7 by creating a virtual machine within Vmaware.
First was to click on create new virtual machine, this launched the Virtual machine wizard.
I selected the typical setting in the wizard, after clicking next chose the inst
Synergy Research group study reported that Cisco is leading in six of the seven segments for enterprise
infrastructure. These market segments include voice systems, UC apps, telepresence, routers and
Ethernet switches. While HP is following close on the h
Opened Vmware and installed the windows server 2012 creating a virtual machine within Vmaware.
First was the click on create new virtual machine, this launched the Virtual machine wizard.
I selected the typical setting in the wizard, after clicking next c
I added a second network card on the Windows 2012 server and configured it with a private IP address
prior to adding the Active Directory server role. I also manually added the Private IP to the Windows 7
Client. Then enabled network discovery to ensure t
After installion of windows 7 I clicked on the start orb then programs and selected windows update then
clicked on settings and chose to install automatic updates once that was done I clicked the back arrow
and clicked check for updates and began the down
I went into server manager clicked on local server and clicked widows update, then went to check for
updates once the scan was done it showed available updates I then clicked install updates.
Preview of server 2012 updates history I didnt preview before c