Moving FSMO Roles from Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2012 Domain Controller

In the previous blog we have learnt how to prepare Active Directory for Windows Server 2012 Domain Controller. Lets move the FSMO Roles and decommission the last 2008 domain controller from the network. Before We Begin The account with which we are going to perform this task should be a … Continue reading

AdPrep in Windows Server 2012 – GUI

In the Previous blog we have learnt how to prepare the Active Directory Forest using command prompt. In this blog post we will be learning the same using GUI. To know how to promote using Command Prompt please click here. Prerequisites Fully Functional Active Directory Forest (In this scenario we … Continue reading

AdPrep in Windows Server 2012

In this blog post we will be learning on how to install Windows Server 2012 Domain Controller in an Existing Active Directory environment. Active Directory Preparation is a mandatory task before we introduce any latest version of Windows Server. For example if we are running Windows Server 2008 R2 and … Continue reading

How to Restore Deleted Active Directory User Object in Windows Server 2012 Domains

In this blog post we will be learning on how to restore deleted active directory user object. We have enabled recycle bin before performing deleting the object (Lab Scenario). To enable recycle bin in Windows Server 2012 Domain please click here. Before We Begin The account with which we are … Continue reading

Windows Server 2012 Active Directory Domain Services – Additional Domain Controller in a remote site

In this blog we will be learning the best practices for building an Active Directory Infrastructure from Scratch. To know how to promote first Windows Server 2012 Active Directory Domain please click here. Proper Active Directory Infrastructure will help us to deploy mission critical application such as Microsoft Exchange Servers, … Continue reading

How to Enable Active Directory Recycle Bin in Windows Server 2012

In this blog post we will learn how to Enable Active Directory Recycle Bin in Windows Server 2012. In the previous blog we learnt step by step method on Enabling the feature in Windows Server 2008 R2 Domain. To know more about the feature and the steps performed in Windows … Continue reading

Windows Server 2012 Active Directory Domain Services Step by Step Installation

In this blog post we will be learning on how to Promote Windows Server 2012 Active Directory Services. Ever since Windows 2000 Server was released way back in year 2000 we learnt Active Directory and its feature. As time passed many changes were made in Windows Server 2003 and 2008. … Continue reading