Create an Answer File for Windows Server 2008 R2

Before you start Objectives: Learn which tools to use and how to create an answer file for Windows Server 2008 R2. Prerequisites: To create an answer file you will have to install the Windows AIK for Windows 7 which is available for download from Microsoft web. Key terms: file, Windows, answer, image, installation, options, create, disk, install.wim  Win … Read more

Windows Server 2008 R2 Deployment Considerations

Before you start Objectives: Familiarize yourself with the things you need to keep in mind when deploying Windows Server 2008 R2. Prerequisites: no prerequisites. Key terms: Windows, Server, installation, Core, R2, Datacenter, Enterprise, Standard, activation, edition, upgrade, key Installation Method Once we decide which edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 we want to install, we have to determine … Read more

Working in Windows Server 2008 R2 Core Installation

Before you start Objectives: The purpose of this article is to show you that almost all aspects of Core installations of Server 2008 R2 are managed by using Command Line Interface (CLI). Key terms: command, run, core, oclist, ocsetup, start, features, file, task, server Core Installation When we log on to the core installation of Windows Server … Read more

Windows Server 2008 R2 Editions

Before you start Objectives: Learn the specifics about each Windows Server 2008 R2 edition. Prerequisites: you should understand what a server role is. Key terms: server, services, edition, hot, connections, memory, directory, Windows, limited, RAM Windows Editions The most important difference between Server 2008 and Server 2008 R2 is that Server 2008 R2 is only available as 64 … Read more