Microsoft Windows Server 2019 - Hands-on Training Part I
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Microsoft Windows Server 2019 - Hands-on Training Part I

Learn to Install, Configure and Manage a Server 2019 Domain Infrastructure with hands-on learning
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Last updated 6/2020
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This course includes
  • 5.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Install and configure Windows Server 2019, implement Active Directory, and maintain server environments.
  • Install Windows Server 2019 as Server Core and Desktop Experience
  • Install fundamental roles such as DNS, DHCP, and IIS
Requirements
  • Candidates should have experience with navigating the Windows operating system.
  • Desktop PC or laptop with a minimum of 8 GB of RAM (16 GB preferred).
  • System BIOS with virtualization capabilities.
  • Should have completed either my Server 2012 and 2016 courses, parts I and II.
Description

Speed Learn Microsoft Windows Server 2019!

This course is designed for speed learning Server 2019. The course is broken down into bite-size manageable chunks with most of the video tutorials being less than 5 minutes long and any tutorial over 5 minutes comes with a lab file to easily follow along with.

Open your virtual machine, follow along using a short very concise video tutorial, move on to the next video, repeat. 

Caveat

This Microsoft Windows Server 2019 Course is a follow-on for my two Server 2012 courses, Parts I & II and my Server 2016 course. It is highly recommended anyone contemplating signing up for this course first complete both of my Server 2012 courses and my Server 2016 course or have a good background working with Microsoft Windows Server.

This Windows Server 2019 course uses hands-on training. This course is designed for those needing to become familiar with Server 2019, building and maintaining a Microsoft Server 2019 network from the ground up. Students will learn how to install and configure Windows Server 2019 just as they would as a network administrator or networking consultant.

Students will also learn how to install, configure and manage the most common roles and services found on a Microsoft 2019 network.

Sections 1, 2 and 3 of the course are completely open and free. If you can set up your virtual lab environment, you will have no issue with completing this course. Please do not enroll until you have completed setting up your lab environment. 

Do you want to learn how to install and configure Microsoft Windows Server 2019?   

Do you prefer learning using hands-on as opposed to just a lecture and quiz?

If you have answered YES to the above questions, then you are in the right place.   

This course teaches you the administration skills for Installing and Configuring a Microsoft Windows Server 2019 domain.   

This course provides a solid hands-on experience for learning Microsoft Windows Server 2019 and is designed for those needing to demonstrate basic day-to-day administration and configuration skills required for Microsoft Windows Server 2019 administering. 

This course provides hands-on learning on how to install, maintain and configure Microsoft Windows Server 2019.  The course is structured using short tutorial videos and hands-on labs. Students open up their VM of Server 2019, watch a short video tutorial and complete the lab and move to the next tutorial.   

Students who take and complete this course will be able to install and configure build a Microsoft Windows Server 2019  domain complete with Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy, Certificates, and other roles and features commonly found in a Microsoft Windows Server 2019 domain.   

The course labs consist of configuring three virtual machines to join a Microsoft Windows Server 2019 network, creating Microsoft Windows Server 2019 domain environment and installing and configuring different server roles and features.   

Why should you take this course?   

  • A solid hands-on training course with lab practice   

  • Use applied to learn to install, configure and maintain Microsoft Windows Server 2019   

  • You will learn to install Windows Server 2019 Desktop Experience, Windows Server 2019 Core, and Windows 10 Pro as a client.

  • You will also learn Microsoft Windows Server 2019 Networking, creating domain environment and installing and configuring different server roles   

This is the course that could change your life.     

An investment in your career is an investment in yourself.  Don’t procrastinate! There is no time like the present to take charge of your future.

See you on the course…!!!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone wanting to gain Microsoft server administration experince.
  • Anyone wanting help in preparing for there Microsoft server exam.
Course content
Expand all 62 lectures 05:18:13
+ Course Overview
1 lecture 06:51

In this short video, you will be introduced to the course instructor and course content.

Preview 06:51
+ Building Your Virtual Lab Enviorment
5 lectures 59:03

In this short video presentation, you will easily learn how to download Microsoft ISO image legally.

Video - How to Easily Download ISO images
14:02

In this short video, you will learn how to create a virtual install of Server 2019 with the full desktop experience.

Preview 12:06

In this short video, you will learn how to create a virtual Install of Server 2019 Core Using VirtualBox

Preview 12:53

In this short video, you will learn how to create a virtual install of Windows 10 using VirtualBox

Preview 15:49

In this short video, you will learn how to take a snapshot of your current configuration that will allow you to roll your machine back to an earlier point in time. Prior to changing the current configuration of any virtual machine, you can take a snapshot of the current configuration to roll back the machine in the event that something goes wrong.

Preview 04:13
+ Building a Windows Server 2019 Domain Using PowerShell
8 lectures 52:50

This is the network and configuration diagram for setting up your lab environment.

Preview 00:00

In this lab, you will learn how to prepare Server 2019 for promotion to a domain controller. The method demonstrated in this lab is the same method used in the real world to quickly get a domain controller up and running with as few steps as possible.

Video – Preparing Your Network for Active directory
07:59

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to rename your Server 2019 installation prior to promoting to a domain controller.

Step 1: Rename Your Server Using Powershell
02:43

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to use PowerShell to statically assign an IPv4 IP address to your server in preparation if promoting your server to a forest root domain controller.

Step 2: Assign a Static IP address Using PowerShell
04:18

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to install the ADDS role using PowerShell. This role is needed to install the Active Directory management tools and prepare the server for promotion to a domain controller.

Step 3: Install the Active Directory Domain Services Role Using Powershell
03:15

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to promote Server 2019 as the first domain controller for the domain as the forest root.

Step 4: Promote Server 2019 as a Domain Controller Using PowerShell
05:07

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to prepare and promote Server Core to a domain controller. The steps shown in this lab apply to Server 2012, 2016, and 2019.

Step 5: Promote Server Core to a Domain Controller
14:11

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to prepare and to add a windows 10 client to Microsoft. The steps shown in this lab apply to Server 2012, 2016, and 2019.

Step 6: Add a Windows 10 Client to the Domain
15:17
+ Active Directory Administration
5 lectures 11:47

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to create a new user in Active directory for Server 2019.

video - Create a User in Active Directory
03:39

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to limit the hours a user can logon to the domain.

Video - Limit computers a user can log onto
01:57

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to limit logon hours for users in Active Directory

Video - Limit logon hours for a user in Windows Active Directory
02:03

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to reset a user's password in Windows Active Directory.

Video - Reset a user's password in Windows Active Directory
01:59

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to unlock or enable an account in Windows Active Directory.

Video - Unlock or enable an account in Active Directory
02:09
+ Server 2019 Administration
11 lectures 53:22

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to hack a lost or forgotten administrator password for Server 2019.

Video and Lab - Reset a Lost Administrator password in Windows Server
12:54

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to create a network share using Windows Server.

Video - Create a shared folder Using Windows Server
04:02

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to create a network share using Server Manager.

Video - Create a Shared Folder Using Server Manager
05:55

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to disable the complex password policy in Windows server domain.

Video - Disable the complex password policy in Windows Server
02:53

In this short video presentation, you will quickly learn how to rearm your Windows Server 2012, 2016 or 2019 for another 180 days of evaluation. You can rearm the evaluation period 6 times. (180 days * 6 = 3 years).

Video - Rearm the 180-day Evaluation Period for Windows Server
02:42

In this short video presentation, you will quickly learn how to hack the Windows registry to extend the 30-day evaluation for Windows 7, 8.1 or Windows 10. This will allow you to rearm your Windows 10 for a total of 8 times or 240 days. You have 3 initial rearm attempts totaling 90 days.  90+240 = 360 days.

Video - Rearm the 30-day Evaluation for Windows 10
02:52

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to manage and optimize your Windows Updates settings and options.

Video - Windows Server 2019 Updates Settings
03:32

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to enable Remote Desktop.

video - Enable Remote Desktop for Server 2019
02:19

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to use the NTDSUTIL to recover a lost or forgotten Active Directory Services Recovery Mode (ADRM) password. 

Video - NTDSUTIL: Resetting the Directory Services Recovery Mode Password
03:13

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to easily add a heads-up display showing your server or workstation's current information.

Video - Create a Heads-up Display Using BgInfo
08:23

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to enable Remote Management

Video - Manually Enabling Remote Management
04:37
+ Group Policy
7 lectures 32:55

In this video, you will learn how to prevent Server 2016 from logging you off after so many minutes of inactivity.

Use the following bread crumbs to find the setting using the GP template for Domain Controllers

Computer Configuration -> Policies -> Windows Settings -> Security Settings -> Local Policies -> Security Options -> Interactive logon: Machine inactivity limit

For a standalone server, use the local security policy with the above bread crumbs.

Video - Prevent automatic logoff due to inactivity
02:55

In this short video, you will learn how to link a GPO to an OU.

Video - How to create and link a group policy to an OU
04:22

In this short video, you will learn how to edit a GPO that will affect a user.

Video - How to edit group policy objects to affect a user
02:54

In this short video, you will learn how to edit a GPO that will affect a computer.

Video - How to edit a group policy object to affect a computer
03:45

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to backup and restore Group Policy objects in Active Directory.

Video - Backup and restore Group Policy objects in Active Directory
03:01

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to change screensaver and timeouts in Group Policy.

Video - Force Screensaver and Timeouts Using Group Policy
06:50

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to force users to use a specific image for their desktop background using Group Policy.

Video- Change Users Desktop Background Using Group Policy
09:08
+ Domain Naming System (DNS)
7 lectures 33:57

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to install the DNS server role using Server Manager.

Video - Installing the DNS role using Server Manager
05:21

In this short video presentation, you learn how to create a secondary or backup DNS server using a full install of Server 2019.

Video - Create a secondary or backup DNS server
07:26

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to install DNS on Server Core to create a backup or secondary DNS server. This procedure works for Server 2012, 2016 or Server 2019.

Video - Create a secondary or backup DNS server using Server Core
08:23

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to create a DNS reverse lookup zone in Server 2019.

Video - Create a DNS reverse lookup zone in Server 2019
02:28

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to create a new DNS host record in Server 2019.

Video - Create a new DNS host record
01:41

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to create a new host record in Microsoft DNS for a new Website.

video - Create a host Record for a new website in Microsoft DNS
04:17

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to create a DNS MX record for a Microsoft Exchange server.

Video - Creating a new MX record for a Microsoft Exchange Server in DNS
04:21
+ DHCP
10 lectures 40:13

PowerShell commands are an easy way to save a lot of time as a system administrator. In this Lab,  you will learn how to configure DHCP using PowerShell. You'll need the following information including your scope, and router gateway IP.

This information represents the settings for the instructor's  DHCP server, not yours. Your information may differ.

DNSServerIP="192.168.145.10"DHCPServerIP="192.168.145.10"StartRange="192.168.145.150"EndRange="192.168.145.200"Subnet="255.255.255.0"Router="192.168.145.1"

Following is the configuration break down:

  • Installing DHCP

  • Adding DHCP scope

  • Adding DNS server, and router gateway options

  • Setting the lease duration for a scope

  • Restarting DHCP service

Step 1: Install the DHCP Server Role

Install-WindowsFeature -Name 'DHCP' –IncludeManagementTools

Step 2: Add DHCP Scope

Add-DhcpServerV4Scope -Name "DHCP Scope" -StartRange 192.168.145.150 -EndRange 192.168.145.200 -SubnetMask 255.255.255.0

Step 3: Add DNS Server, Router Gateway Options in DHCP

Set-DhcpServerV4OptionValue -DnsServer 192.168.145.10 -Router 192.168.145.1

Step 4: Set Up Lease Duration

Set-DhcpServerv4Scope -ScopeId 192.168.145.10 -LeaseDuration 8.00:00:00

Video - Install the DHCP Role Using PowerShell
08:39

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to install the DHCP server role using Server Manager.

Video - Installing the DHCP Server Role Using Server Manager
03:15

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to authorize and unauthorize a DHCP Server in Server 2019.

Video - How to authorize/Unauthorize a DHCP server
02:57

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to edit the router setting in DHCP for Windows Server 2019.

Video - How to Edit the default gateway settings in DHCP
02:36

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to edit the scope options for your DNS server information.

Video - How to edit DNS server list in DHCP
03:50

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to edit your IP address pool in DHCP.

Video - Edit a DHCP Scope
02:45

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to backup and restore your DHCP database.

video - How to backup and restore the DHCP database
02:54

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to deny clients access to DHCP services by filtering their MAC address.

Video - Use filters in DHCP to deny clients DHCP services
02:07

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to create predefined options in DHCP. Predefined options allow you to add additional options in the DHCP scope that are not there by default for specific devices not otherwise covered.

Video - Create predefined options in DHCP
05:58

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to create a DHCP User Class using DHCP Policies. DHCP user classes are useful when you want to apply different DHCP options to a subset of users. It can also allow your users to switch between options without statically configuring IP information.

Video - Use DHCP User Classes to Assign Alternate DHCP Options
05:12
+ Disk Management
3 lectures 10:13

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to easily shrink or extend an existing volume in Windows Server 2019.

Video - How to shrink or extend a volume in Windows Server 2019
04:12

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to format a volume in Windows Server 2019 using Resilient File System (ReFS).

Video - How to format a volume with ReFS in Windows Server 2019
03:51

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to format a volume in Windows Server 2019 using FAT32.

Video - How to format a volume with FAT32 in Windows Server 2019
02:10
+ Firewall Administration
5 lectures 17:02

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to turn off and on the Windows Firewall.

video -Turn the Windows firewall on and off
01:14

In this short video presentation, you will learn how to allow an inboard port through a Windows firewall.

Video - How to Allow an Inbound Port Thru Windows Firewall
02:15

In this short video, you will learn how to use the netsh command to configure your Windows firewall. Netsh is a command-line scripting utility that allows you to display or modify the network configuration of a computer that is currently running.  Netsh commands can be ran using PowerShell or the command prompt.

Video - Using netsh to Manage the Windows Firewall
04:45

In the short video presentation, you will learn how to gather information about your current firewall configuration running on a windows server.

Video - Using Powershell to Gather Firewall Information
04:15

In this short video, you will learn how to allow ICMP packets (PING) to pass through your Windows Server and Windows 10 client firewall.

Video - Allow PING between Windows Server and Windows 10
04:33