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Windows Server 2019 Administration Fundamentals - Second Edition

By : Bekim Dauti
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Windows Server 2019 Administration Fundamentals - Second Edition

By: Bekim Dauti

Overview of this book

Windows Server 2019 is the server operating system introduced by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems, developed concurrently with Windows 10. This book will not only get you started with Windows Server 2019, but will also help you prepare for the MTA 98-365 exam. With step-by-step instructions and easy-to-understand graphics, you will become well-versed with the roles, features, and functions of Windows Server 2019. Starting with the installation process, upgrades, and basic configuration, you will move on to explore roles and features such as Active Directory, Hyper-V, remote access, storage, and printers. The book then takes you through maintenance and troubleshooting tasks to guide you in efficiently managing Windows Server 2019. In addition, it covers Windows Server 2019 best practices using real-world examples. Complete with questionnaires, and detailed answers at the end of the book, you can test your understanding of the concepts covered in each chapter. By the end of this book, you will be equipped with the knowledge you need to troubleshoot, update, and maintain servers so as to ensure business continuity.
Table of Contents (21 chapters)
Title Page

Getting to know Hyper-V Manager

Hyper-V Manager is an administrative tool that is used to manage VMs. Some of the operations that can be carried out with Hyper-V Manager are as follows:

  • Creating, importing, and deleting VMs
  • Creating a virtual switch
  • Creating the SAN manager
  • Inspecting and editing disks
  • Stopping services

The Hyper-V Manager user interface consists of a server pane, a VM pane, a checkpoint pane, selected VM details, and an Actions pane (see Figure 8.3):

Figure 8.3: The Hyper-V Manager in Windows Server 2019

Now, let's learn how to configure Hyper-V settings.

Configuration settings in Hyper-V

Once you install the Hyper-V role in the server, it is recommended that you spend a little time getting to know...