Tag Archives: Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition

Using PowerShell to convert to the MiniShell on a Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition

You initially installed Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition now you want to convert the installation to include the MiniShell to take care of some administrative tasks.  Once the MiniShell has been installed you will have access to all the features of the graphical Server Manager tool. In this blog I will show you … Continue reading Using PowerShell to convert to the MiniShell on a Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition

Using Deployment Image Servicing and Management (DISM.EXE) tool to convert to the Full Graphical Shell in Server 2012 R2 Datacenter

You initially installed Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition now you want to convert the installation to include the Full Graphical Shell to take care of some administrative tasks.  Once the Full Graphical Shell has been installed you will have access to all the features of the Windows Server 2012 R2 Desktop. In this … Continue reading Using Deployment Image Servicing and Management (DISM.EXE) tool to convert to the Full Graphical Shell in Server 2012 R2 Datacenter

Using PowerShell to convert to the Full Graphical Shell on a Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition

You initially installed Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition now you want to convert the installation to include the Full Graphical Shell to take care of some administrative tasks.  Once the Full Graphical Shell has been installed you will have access to entire Server 2012 R2 desktop. In this post,  I will show you … Continue reading Using PowerShell to convert to the Full Graphical Shell on a Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition