Configuring WDS

Once the Server 2012 has been built and had its name and IP address set, I am also making the assumption that your network has a DHCP and DNS Server, you can begin the process of installing WDS. In the Server Manager console, select Manage and Add Roles and Features . Click Next Select theContinue reading “Configuring WDS”

Configuring Server 2012

Once Server 2012 has been Installed there are several further configuration aspects. First off, the Server needs to be named and should be set appropriately eg; DC, WDS, EXCH etc. On login, the Server Manager screen appears, select Local Server and then click the blue computer name, this can then be changed to the desiredContinue reading “Configuring Server 2012”

Enable Autologon for Member Servers & Workstations

Once you join a server to a domain, Windows will automatically delete the AutoAdminLogon value from the HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon registry key. This causes the userpasswords2 control to hide the “Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer” check box. Here’s how to get the missing checkbox back and configure AutoLogon: Open anContinue reading “Enable Autologon for Member Servers & Workstations”