Tag Archives: windows server

RODC Installation (step by step)

By | March 26, 2020

In last post, we have understood the basic concept of Read Only Domain Controller and why we actually use it. In this post, I will take you to the steps to install and configure RODC. In this article, first few steps will be exact the same which we have already discussed in Active Directory Installation… Read More »

What is RODC and why we need it?

By | March 20, 2020

Any of you who knows about Domain Controller, must be aware of Read Only Domain Controller. The concept of Domain Controller is quite straight forward but when we talk about RODCs, it’s not that simple. The concept of RODC is, if not very complex, but surely one of the most confusing topics in Active Directory.… Read More »

Windows Server 2016 Installation (step by step)

By | March 16, 2020

Windows Server 2016 is major edition from Microsoft on which most of the companies are moving. However the latest edition of OS is Server 2019, but 2016 adoption is still in progress. We have already published the article on Windows Server 2019 installation. Let’s see the installation steps of Windows Server 2016: Once you boot… Read More »

Windows 2008 Server Installation (step by step)

By | March 8, 2020

Yes, I know what many of you are thinking. Why 2008 server? Well there is no straight answer for this. I was setting up 2008 server for my lab testing so thought of sharing with you. Many organization (including mine) are still using 2008 servers, perhaps this article will help them. However, Microsoft has stopped… Read More »

How to setup web page to change user’s password?

By | March 4, 2020

In small companies, generally System Administrators change User’s password on their request. But in big enterprise, it’s not possible to do in same way. As a solution, we can setup a global web page and let Users change their password by themselves. This we can do in any Windows Server, part of the domain. Let’s… Read More »

Common objects in Active Directory

By | February 17, 2020

I hope you all are enjoying the initial posts about Active Directory. So far we have understood the concept, installation and configuration of AD. In this post, we will discuss about the most common Active Directory objects. Many of us know what they are, let’s have a basic understanding. Users: The most common object belongs… Read More »

What is Windows Admin Center?

By | February 13, 2020

Windows Server 2019 is the latest server Operating System from Microsoft with tons of new features but among them, “Windows Admin Center”, which is really a game changer. Let’s see what’s new in WAC. It’s Free: Yes, it’s really free for valid licensed Windows Server 2019. You can also install it in licensed Windows 10… Read More »