This tutorial explains how you can turn of the Windows Firewall on Windows Server 2012 R2 Step 1:On a task bar, locate a computer icon and right click it. Scroll to Open Network and Sharing Center and click it. Step 2: Click Windows Firewall Step 3: Click Turn Windows Firewall on or off ... Read more
In this guide we will be reviewing the installation of Windows Server 2012 R2 in exactly 9 steps. So here we go! Prerequisites Windows Server 2012 R2 has some minimum requirements which are listed below: Processor - 1.4 GHz 64-bit processor RAM - 512 MB Disk Space - 32 GB Installing Windows Server 2012 R2 ... Read more
Step 1: Click a window icon located on left most corner of task bar Step 2: Right click This PC icon. Scroll to properties and click it Step 3: Click Change settings Step 4: Click Change Step 5: Provide Computer name and click OK. Restart your machine so that changes can take effect.
Step 1:Right click on date and time located on a task bar and then click Change date and time settings Step 2: Choose the desired date and set the correct time and click OK Step 3: Choose your desired time zone from a drop down and click OK
This article is dedicated to the Domain Name System or DNS server which is the heart of any enterprise network. DNS is mostly used to resolve host names to IP addresses and IP addresses to host names. This tutorial focuses on: Installing DNS server role Configuring forward lookup zone Configuring reverse lookup zone Adding a ... Read more
This tutorial explains how to install an additional domain controller in an existing active directory domain. Additional AD domain controller is used to balance the load among existing domain controllers. It also provides fault-tolerance that in case primary AD DC is down, additional AD DC can be used for authentications without any business discontinuity. The ... Read more
DHCP (dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) is used to dynamically assign IP addresses to client machines. We are going to demonstrate how to configure this DHCP server on Windows Server 2012 R2. This tutorial is divided into following two parts: Part 1. Installing DHCP Server role on Windows Server 2012 R2 Part 2. Configuring and creating ... Read more
This step by step tutorial will guide you to set up active directory on your Windows Server 2012 R2 machine. The article has been divided into following two parts: 1. Installing active directory on a machine 2. Promoting that machine to act as a domain controller Prerequisites To follow this tutorial, you need to ensure ... Read more