Introduction To Windows Server 2012R2

Become a Professional Systems Administrator or Networking Engineer. Step by Step Guide on how to achieve these goals.
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Installing Windows Server 2012R2
Configuring Windows Server 2012R2
Managing Windows Server 2012R2 Resources
Deploy and manage WDS
Implement DHCP
Troubleshoot Server and Networks


  • Internet Access (MUST)
  • Atleast 200GB+ Hard Drive Space (For resources )
  • Atleast 6GB - 8GB of RAM (More is better)
  • A computer that can handle virtualization (MUST)
  • Important (Loads of Patients) a key to success


Introduction To Windows Server 2012R2: This Course will contain loads of resources and assistance on how to become a successful server and Networking Engineer. This course is intended for those who want to pro cue a career in IT or just for personal gain. 

The focus on this course will be on the server and desktop infrastructure side, where you will get hands on practical experience on how actually to do the job. By taking this course i can assure you that you will learn and gain the practical experience to start a successful career.

This course will cover the following:

  • Installing Windows Server 2012 R2

  • Configuring Windows Server 2012 R2

  • Introduction to Virtualization

  • Installing Windows 8.1

  • Installing Windows 10

  • Creating User Accounts in Active Directory

  • Testing user accounts

  • Resetting User Passwords

  • Installing and configuring DHCP

  • Installing and configuring WDS

By taking this course you will know the basic workaround with windows server 2012 R2 and be able to setup a working environment using what you have learned.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone who wants to become a systems administrator or a networking engineer.

Course content

1 section10 lectures1h 37m total length
  • Introduction To Windows Server 2012R2 (From start to Finish)
  • Introduction to Virtualization
  • Introduction To Windows Server 2012R2
  • Installing Windows 8.1 Enterprise as a VM
  • Installing Windows 10 Enterprise as a VM
  • Installing Windows Server 2012 R2 and creating a Switch
  • Configuring Server 2012 R2, Installing ADDS and Joining computers to the Domain
  • Creating Users in Active Directory and testing the accounts, resetting passwords
  • Installing and Configuring DHCP
  • Installing and configuring WDS


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