Introduction Hyper-V is Microsoft’s native hypervisor for running virtual machines on Windows. With Hyper-V, you can create and manage virtual environments on Windows Server to efficiently utilize your hardware resources and provide flexibility for different workloads. In this comprehensive guide, we will walk you through the entire process of setting up and managing Hyper-V virtual ..
PowerShell is a command-line shell and scripting language that allows IT professionals to automate administrative tasks in Windows. With PowerShell, you can manage Windows servers, desktops, applications, and services efficiently through a simple command-line interface. In this comprehensive guide, we will cover the essentials of using PowerShell for Windows administration, including: An Introduction to PowerShell ..
Introduction Firewalls are a critical component of securing modern networks with internet access. Without firewalls in place, malicious actors could easily access and infect devices on a network. Properly configured firewalls substantially reduce undesirable communications. This article explains how to create firewall rules using the Windows Firewall with Advanced Security console and Windows PowerShell on Windows ..
Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to install Microsoft SQL Server on a Windows Server operating system, including the installation of Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio. Microsoft SQL Server is a relational database management solution by Microsoft that can be used on-premise or in the cloud to store and retrieve data from other applications. Prerequisites: ..
In this guide, we’ll walk you through the steps to install Active Directory on Windows Server 2012 R2 and up. Unlike previous versions where DCPROMO.EXE was used to install Active Directory, Microsoft now recommends using a different method. To install Active Directory on Windows Server 2012 and up, you need to follow these steps: 1 ..
This guide provides step-by-step instructions for manually configuring email in Microsoft Outlook 2010, 2013, 2016 and Outlook 2019. 1 – Setup Outlook 2010 Choose Manually configure server settings and Click Next. Now we choose Internet E-Mail and Click Next Use the information below to help fill in the settings for your new email account. Your Name Insert ..
This article will guide you through the process of installing Exchange Server on a Windows Server. Before proceeding with the installation, ensure that you have completed the necessary prerequisites and prepared your Active Directory and domains. Once these tasks are completed, you are ready to begin installing Exchange Server. Before installing Exchange Server Before starting ..
Internet Information Services (IIS, formerly Internet Information Server) is an extensible web server software created by Microsoft for use with the Windows NT family ((usually it’s used with Windows server 2008 / 2012 / 2016 / 2019 / 2022)). IIS supports HTTP, HTTP/2, HTTPS, FTP, FTPS, SMTP and NNTP. It has been an integral part of the Windows NT family since Windows NT 4.0, though it may be absent from some editions ..
Introduction This tutorial will show you how to create a certificate signing request (CSR) for Exchange in PowerShell and then install an SSL certificate on your Exchange server. This tutorial works for Exchange version 2013, 2016 or 2019. You can check Installing and Configuring an SSL Certificate in Microsoft Exchange Server for the GUI Version. Step 1: ..
This tutorial will show you how to create a certificate signing request (CSR) in the Exchange Admin Center and then install an SSL certificate on your Exchange server. This tutorial works for Exchange version 2013, 2016 or 2019. Step 1 : Generate the Certificate Open a browser and navigate to the URL of your server ..