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How to Installation Active Directory and DNS in windows server 2012

How to Installation Active Directory and DNS in windows server 2012

In this article, I am going to show you " Installation & Configuration of  Active Directory and DNS in windows server 2012." Previously I already published a article "Windows Server 2012 Introduction Editions and New Features" and " Windows Server 2012 System Requirement and Installation".

Installation of Active Directory:-

Open the Server Manager from the task bar.


How to Installation Active Directory and DNS in windows server 2012
Server Manager

Add roles and features:

Now open Server manager, please select "add roles and features".


How to Installation Active Directory and DNS in windows server 2012
Add roles and features


Installation Type:

Select "Role-based or features based installation" and click Next.


How to Installation Active Directory and DNS in windows server 2012
Role-based or features based installation


Server Selection:

Select a sever from the server pool,and click next.

How to Installation Active Directory and DNS in windows server 2012
Server Selection


Server Role:

Select "Active Directory Domain Services" Server roll and click Next.


Active Directory Domain Services



Just Click On "Add Features":

Add Features


Again Click On Next:


Features

AD DS:

Just click on next:


AD DS

Confirmation:

Please click on yes and click on install now start AD installation.

Confirmation

Now you successful AD install,now you can close it the window.

AD installed

Installation of DNS :

Now you Select "DNS Server" and click next.(same process to AD installation.).


DNS Server


Just Click On "Add Features":
 

Add Features

Click to continue:


Click to continue


Click on 
Yes and then click on install:



Now you successful install DNS. Please close the window.

Configure Active Directory and DNS  :-

AD DS role is installed the server will need to be configured for your domain.Open the Server Manager and Open the Notifications Pane - Notifications icon- click on - Promote this server to a domain controller Configuration tab.


Promote this server to a domain controller

Select the deployment operation: 

From the Deployment Configuration tab select Add a new forest from the radial options menu. Insert your root domain name into the Root domain name field, and then click Next.


Select the deployment operation


Domain Controller Option:


Select functional level of the new forest and root domain, and enter password.


Domain Controller Option


Addition Option:


Enter the NetBIOS domain name and click next.


NetBIOS 


Path:

Specify the location of AD DS  database log file and SYVOL.


location of AD DS


Review Option:


Check your selection and view script and click next.


Review Option

Prerequisites check:

Just click on next.


Prerequisites check


Automatic Restart system:


After Prerequisites install then your system automatically restart.


Restart system


Congratulations on successfully installing and configuring a Active Directory Domain Services on Windows Server 2012.




AD DS - DNS


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