Month: May 2013

Set IP address on a Windows Server core installation

1. At a command prompt, type: netsh interface ipv4 show interfaces 2. Verify that there is an interface list. At a command prompt, type C:\netsh interface ipv4 set address name=<ID from interface list> source=static address=<preferred IP address> gateway=<gateway address> mask=<mask address> 3. Verify by typing ipconfig /all at a command prompt and checking that DHCP […]

How to add workgroup servers to Server 2012 Server Manager

Adding domain servers to the Windows Server 2012 Server manager is easy, however if your servers are all part of a workgroup, you need to do extra work. On the management host, run the powershell command. Set-Item wsman:\localhost\Client\TrustedHosts Server01 -Concatenate -Force Then run, New-ItemProperty -Name LocalAccountTokenFilterPolicy -path HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System -propertyType DWord -value 1 Then add the […]