Windows Server 2012 Microsoft recommended and minimum hardware requirements as listed below.
Processor– 1.4GHz Minimum
Ram – 512 MB.
Hard Drive – 32 GB.
Bootable Flash Drive.
Installation Windows Server 2012:
As already introduced in article “Windows Server 2012 Introduction Editions and New Features
” you can install Windows Server 2012 R2 as either Server with a GUI, which presents a full graphical user interface, or Server Core, which presents only a command prompt window. You can download the Windows Server 2012 from its website. please go to the link and download ISO.
After you finish downloading ISO file, then make bootable cd/DVD or pen drive.
configure your BIOS TO boot from CD OR DVD and press “ENTER
to boot from CD/DVD OR Removable device.
Installation Windows Server 2012
After a few minutes, you receive the Windows Server 2012 R2 screen shown “Windows Setup”.take the defaults on the language screen and click Next.
Click on Next-Installation Windows Server 2012
Click on Install Now.
Install Now-Installation Windows Server 2012
Select Operating System:
Click the second line item for the GUI.the default install is now server core.then click Next.
Select OS and Next-Installation Windows Server 2012
Accept Agreement License:
Read license agreement turn on checkbox” I accept the license terms” and then click Next.
Accept Agreement License-Installation Windows Server 2012
Click On Custom Install:
you’ll need to select the Custom installation option. Go through the installation process normally until you reach the “Which type of installation do you want?” screen and click the Custom option.
Click On Custom Install-Installation Windows Server 2012
On the next screen, click the Drive options (advanced) link. Create several partitions by clicking the New button and entering a size for each partition.
It will start copying the file. this take will a while (could be 20 mins )it will reboot an automatically.
After restarted showing this screen”Finalizing your Setting“.
In the Password box enter a password for this computer and then click finish.
Setup Password-Installation Windows Server 2012
Just press Alt + Ctrl + delete to log in to the system
Press- Alt + Ctrl + delete
Now type the Administrator password and login.
Enter Administrator Password
Enjoy working on Windows Server 2012.
Successful Installation Windows Server 2012
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