How to Install the MailServer Service on Windows Server?

Step 1: Launch the Server Manager. From the Search charm, type in Server Manager to find it. Step 2: From the Dashboard, Add Roles and Features. The Add Roles and Features Wizard will begin. Click Next on the first screen. Step 3: Select Role-based or feature-based installation. Step 4: Select […]

How to add the scheduled task in Windows Server.

Step 1: On you Windows server log on with a privileged account, e.g. Administrator Step 2: Go to Start > Control Panel > System and Security > Administrative Tools > Task Scheduler Step 3: In the right panel click on Create Basic Task Step 4: Enter a name like “Sync […]

Steps to Running/Configuring DNS Role

Step 1. Select the DNS option on the sidebar of the Server Manager Step 2. Select the server you wish to manage, right click it, and click DNS Manager (Alternate method, Click the Start Menu, select Administrative Tools, and click DNS) Step 3. Click Action Step 4. Click Configure a […]

How to disable DNS Recursion in Windows DNS

Step 1: Open DNS Manager (To open DNS Manager, click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click DNS.) Step 2: In the console tree, right-click the applicable DNS server, then click Properties. Step 3: Click on the Advanced tab In Server options, select the Disable recursion check box Step […]

Steps to access the Event Viewer in Windows Server 2008

Step 1: Hover mouse over bottom left corner of desktop to make the Start button appear Step 2: Right click on the Start button and select Control Panel > System Security and double-click Administrative Tools Step 3: Double-click Event Viewer Step 4: Select the type of logs that you wish […]

How to configure an authoritative time server in Windows Server?

To check the PDC Server for Time Synchronization and to configure the PDC master by using an internal hardware clock, follow these steps: Step 1: Select Start > Run, type regedit, and then select OK. Step 2: Click HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\W32Time\Config\AnnounceFlags Step 3: Right-click on Announce Flags, and then select Modify. Change […]

How to Disable DNS Recursion

Step 1: Open Start > Administrative Tools > DNS, and expand the Server node & the Forward Lookup Zones folder. Step 2: Right-click on the server name and choose Properties. Step 3: Click on the Advanced tab Check the Disable DNS Recursion checkbox. Step 4: Click Apply/OK Right-click on the […]

How to login Windows server using subkey method?

Step 1: Open Registry Editor Step 2: Go to the following registry subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon Step 3: Using your account name and password, double-click the DefaultUserName entry, type your user name, and then click OK. Step 4: Double-click the DefaultDomainName entry, type the domain name, and then click OK. Step […]