How To Microsoft Windows Server Basic Settings

There are three important things to do before any roles or features are installed on the server.

The first priority is the Computer name. If you did not specify the name of the machine in Microsoft Windows system setups as you can see from the screenshot below by default by specifying a name comes.

Computer Name/Domain Changes
Computer Name/Domain Changes

Of course, it would be a good move to replace it with a more logical name that is easy and memorable. I set the following name for my test server.

Computer Name Domain Changes
Computer Name Domain Changes

The second priority operation is the fixed IP address for the server. Looking forward, you may encounter a lot of hardship due to the variable rope. Settings and access will fail, users will have problems accessing the server, etc. Many problems such as. Therefore it would be a logical move to make the server IP fixed.

Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IP) Properties
Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IP) Properties

The third priority is that the server has been updated. Especially security updates must be done without interruption.

Windows Update
Windows Update

At the end of these, our server is ready for all transactions.
I hope it has been a useful article.