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How to install Active Directory in Windows Server 2012 R2

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  1. Configure IP settings on the active server.
  2. Open server manager
  3. Open Add roles and features
  4. Select the Role-based or feature-based installation option (because we want to start installation on the system we are on.)
  5. Select the Select a server frome the server pool option and select the local server (because we want to start installation on the system we are in.)
  6. Select Active Directory Domain Services option to install AD
  7. It is best to install a second DC or domain controller (for better management only) after installing AD on the main server.
  8. Restart the system once installed.

  1. After the server is reset, go back to the server manager and enter Task Details
  2. We are looking for Post deployment configuration
  3. In the Action section, click Promote this server to a domain controller to open the corresponding wizard.



  1. Select the Add a new forest option (because this is the first time we want to install AD on the network)
  2. Select a Root domain name (eg test.local)
  3. If you have older servers such as 2008 on the network, select Functional levelcarefully.
  4. Select the Domain Name System (DNS) server check box.
  5. Choose a strong and accurate password for DSRM . (For AD recovery and repair)
  6. It is advisable to consider database storage, and so on.
  7. After installing AD, the DNS Server also needs to be properly configured.
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