Windows Server 2012 Archive

Config Easy Print on Windows Server 2012 R2

TS Easy Print technology was first introduced in Windows Server 2008 as an alternative to the use of traditional printing subsystem on Remote Desktop servers. Easy Print avoids the installation of drivers for the redirected printers on a terminal server and allows mapping of client redirected printer to the

How to Install and Configure DNS Server on Windows Server 2012

This article is a step by step tutorial on how to install and configure a DNS Server on Windows Server 2012. MS Windows Server 2012 is a great and powerful server OS capable of many different roles and functions. However, to prevent overloading production servers with features and options

Configure Data Deduplication on Windows Server 2012 R2

In this tutorial we will show you a fast and easy way to configure Data Deduplication via Powershell. At first we need to add role for deduplication: Import-Module ServerManager Add-WindowsFeature -name FS-Data-Deduplication Import-Module Deduplication Now we need to enable deduplication (this time on E: drive). Enable-DedupVolume E: -UsageType Default

How to Install VPN Server on Windows Server 2012 R2

In this article we will take a look on how to install VPN server on Windows Server 2012 R2. VPN (virtual private network) technology is used to create a direct connection between computers that placed in different subnets. For example, you can use VPN when it is necessary to

How to backup WSUS database

The Software Update Point (SUP) role in System Center Configuration Manager is closely related and dependent on Windows Server Update Services (WSUS). WSUS database may be located in the Windows Internal Database (WID). In this article we are going to show you how to backup this database in Windows

Changing expired password via RDS in Windows Server 2012

This article shows how the remote users can change their expired RDS password themselves through RDP-connection to the Remote Desktop Services (RDS) farm on Windows 2012/2012 R2. Change expired password using RDS Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1 are enabled using a default authentication mechanism known as NLA or Network

Windows Server 2012 Mailbox Role Process Execution Failed Exit Code 15010

If you are trying to install Exchange 2010 on Windows Server 2012 and are receiving the error “Mailbox Role Process Failed…. Process execution failed with exit code 15010” then you will need to tweak your registry for it to successfully install. This is a known issue from Microsoft. Mailbox