TNWiki Article Spotlight – Step-by-Step Guide for Setting Up Windows Server 2012 Domain Controller

Hi everyone !

Today I will spotlight a really good article from MYousufAli (

The article is a tutorial to make a DCPROMO in Windows Server 2012. It show the difference between 2008R2 and 2012, and at the same time it’s a click and go procedure. I mean it show everything steps by step.

MYousufAli was MCC is in the past and he is a big contributor in the Windows Server’s forum. At the same time I wanted to spotlight him !


The article got 11 revision and 32 comments !


A preview of the article; see more there;



In Windows Server 2012, dcpromo has been


In order to make the windows server 2012 domain
  controller we will install ADDS (Active Directory Domain Services) role from
  the server manager on Windows Server 2012.


First we will change the server name let say server2012dc and 
  the IP address




Thanks everyone ! happy wiki’ing !


French Ninja Phil (Wiki, Profile, Twitter)


Comments (3)

  1. Great article, MYousufAli!

  2. Thanks MYousufAli for your contributions!

  3. MYousufAli says:

    Thanks Yagmoth555, Ed Price and Gokan.

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