Windows Server 2016 – Install roles and features with PowerShell

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Another way to install roles and features is from PowerShell. First it is good to check what roles and features are available and installed. To do that just use: get-windowsfeature you will see the following roles and features   After you have checked what you is installed and you have decided what you want to install, just type the following command to install: install-windowsFeature As you see the following picture I installed XPS Viewer. Notice that I use – on every space install-windowsfeature -name XPS-Viewer And if you run again…

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Windows Server 2016 – Install features and roles with Server Manager

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The same procedure with the Features window. Select the ones you want to install and then click Next.The same procedure with the Features window. Select the ones you want to install and then click Next. First thing is to open Server Manager and then at the upper right corner click Manage and then Add Roles and Features. Next read the before you begin and click Next Next select the Role-based … installation and click Next Here you can select the server you want to install the roles or features. Select and then click Next.…

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Windows Server 2016 – Installation

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Time for installation. If you have installation media insert it to the DVD / Blue Ray drive or the USB flash disc, reboot or start the server and you will see the following picture after a while. You should enter your bios and configure your server to boot from the DVD drive/USB flash drive.  You can also install Windows Server to a virtual machine. Here you can choose the OS language to install, time and currency format and keyboard method.  When you are ready click Next. Next click Install. Next step is to choose the edition…

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WINDOWS SERVER 2016 – BEFORE INSTALLING SERVER 2016

Before installing WS 2016 we need to determine which edition should we use, which installation option we will use, which roles and features the server needs,  and if we need virtualization. Let’s see first the minimum hardware requirements. CPU – 1.4 GHz 64-bit Memory – 2 GB for a server with Desktop or 515 MB for Server core. DISK – 32 GB NIC –  Gigabit Ethernet Monitor  – 1024 x 768 or higher resolution Keyboard and mouse Internet access Let’s see now maximum hardware limits: CPU – up to 512 logical…

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