Administering Windows Server 2008 Server Core by John Paul Mueller

By John Paul Mueller

Microsoft's new GUI-less Server middle is a command line model of home windows Server 2008 that provides larger defense, lowered measurement, and quicker entry. within this entire advisor, you will find every thing you must fast grasp this glossy new edition. jam-packed with directions and sensible examples, this e-book teaches you ways to function in a windowless setting, together with utilizing all of the instructions, developing BAT documents, operating with scripts, utilizing registry hacks, coping with distant structures, and extra. contains top practices, fifty two crucial command line tips, and an alphabetical record of the entire instructions.

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I have batch files that I wrote over 18 years ago when I started with computers and I’m still using them today. In short, a good batch file can last a very long time. The thing to remember about batch files is that they’re very easy to write, only have a little intelligence (so there isn’t any heavy coding), and don’t require anything special to execute. You’ll discover how to work with batch files in Chapter 5. Writing Scripts Scripts are the next step up in complexity. A script uses a simple programming language to accomplish tasks.

Many of the commands you’ll work with in this book are actually scripts. The default scripting engine is WScript—Microsoft uses the graphical engine for compatibility purposes, but the graphical engine doesn’t work very well in a command line environment. The next step changes the default scripting engine to the command line equivalent. NOTE In most cases, even if the Server Core partition isn’t the first partition on the drive, it will appear as the C drive when you boot it. Server Core reconfigures the drive designations as needed to make Server Core the C drive in most cases.

The only difference is that you save a few clicks using this approach. Switching users when using a Remote Desktop session is the same as logging off—the Remote Desktop session ends the moment the system logs off the current user. Logging Off You use this feature to log off of the current session. It’s important to note that logging off will end any Remote Desktop session as well. If you want to log off and log back into the server as another user, then you need to start another Remote Desktop session to perform the login.

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