Winows Server 2008 R2. Configuring the Fist Domain Controller.

Before you start, ensure

1. All network cards connected to a network.

2. All your networks have disabled IPv6 and static IPv4.

3. Check Connection sequence at “advanced settings”

4. DNS Server service must be installed and configured.

Launch Server Manager and click “Add Roles

Click “Next”

Check “Active Directory Domain Services”, add required features if needed, and click “Next” button.

Click “Next”

Click “Install”

After some time you can see installation succeeded result, press “Close”.

Click “Active Directory Domain Services” in the left frame then dcpromo.exe or run dcpromo.exe from command prompt.

Check the “Use Advanced Mode Installation” and click “Next”.

Click “Next”.

Select “Create a new domain in a new forest” radiobutton and click “Next”

Type domain name on the FQDN of the forest root domain textbox and press “Next”.

If checking name function finished without warnings or errors, set default NetBIOS name, just click “Next”

Set the Forest functional level: “Windows Server 2003”. Click “Next”

Set the Domain functional level: “Windows Server 2003”. Click “Next”

After examing DNS configuration clickk “Next”

Click “Next”

Enter a password in the password dialog box.

Click “Next”

Click “Finish”

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