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Windows Server 2016 001: Active Directory Lab Setup

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Introduction

This guide aims to help you setup a learningĀ “lab” environment forĀ Windows Server 2016 and Active Directory Domain Services from scratch presuming only basic knowledge of virtual machines, networking and OS installation.

By the end of this guide you will have:

  • Windows Server 2016 installed in a VM
  • pfSense installed in a VM to isolate your lab network
  • Active Directory Domain Services, DHCP and other required services running
  • A Windows 10 VM on the domain

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