Category Archives: Windows Server 2016

Performing Backup on your DHCP Server

In this Tutorial we will be checking the process to protect the DHCP Server database using the automatic configuration, Graphical User Interface and PowerShell.  Solution By default the backup database…

Managing Office 2016 using Group Policies

Adding administrative templates to support your Office 2016 is critical for administrators that want to manage certain components from a central location. Solution The process is simple, the first step…

How to update Group Policies admx templates to Windows 10

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to update the Group Policies files (admx) to support the latest version of Windows 10 including Microsoft Edge. Solution If you…

How to retrieve serial number from a server using WMI

In some situations the administrator has to retrieve the serial number of a server to check warranty and etc. In this Tutorial we are going over the process to retrieve…

Managing features at Network Adapter level using PowerShell

Using PowerShell to manage features at network adapter level, the tasks that we are going over on this Tutorial may be required when managing a larger number of servers, using…

Network Virtualization and DNS registration using PowerShell

Using a simple PowerShell cmdlet to remove the DNS registration on Virtual NIC (vNICs) created by Virtual Machine Manager. Solution This Tutorial was created to remove the DNS Registration of…

Configuring a Hyper-V / Windows Server to use Dell Storage devices

How to configure a Dell Storage device (in this case MD3200i) to be used by Hyper-V, but the same procedure can be used for Windows Server in general. Solution When…

Deploying VMM 2016 Technical Preview 4 (TP4)

System Center 2016 VMM 2016 TP4 was recently released by Microsoft, and on this Tutorial we are going over the process to install it on a lab environment.  Solution Before…

Virtual Switches improvements in VMM 2016 TP4

Administrator that already take advantage of VMM 2012 R2 to virtualize networks and reduce operational cost managing servers will love this new feature in System Center VMM (Virtual Machine Manager)…

Installing Windows Server 2016 TP4 on top of TP3

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to replace your existent Windows Server 2016 TP3 version for the new TP4. After reading the release notes of the new…