How To Convert Server 2012 Core Installation into Full GUI Server and viceversa..

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  1. sushil1576

    sushil1576 MDL Senior Member

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    #1 sushil1576, Nov 24, 2012
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  2. sushil1576

    sushil1576 MDL Senior Member

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    Added Server Conversion script...:cool:
     
  3. sushil1576

    sushil1576 MDL Senior Member

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    Added Few More Options in the updated script..:biggrin:
     
  4. ito69

    ito69 MDL Novice

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    Does this zip have a password?
     
  5. user_hidden

    user_hidden MDL Expert

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    no password required
     
  6. Cal-123

    Cal-123 MDL Novice

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    Appreciate this! Was needing the exact way to do this...many thanks! :)
     
  7. cocachris89

    cocachris89 MDL Senior Member

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    Nice work! This could be handy to have.
     
  8. dcbakkk

    dcbakkk MDL Novice

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    Nice!Mark it!
     
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  9. genuineintel

    genuineintel MDL Member

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    Really good tutorial and nice tool. Now I can play around in my VM.
     
  10. Matze2k10

    Matze2k10 MDL Novice

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    Nice Work, Thanks for the Script
     
  11. spiritamokk

    spiritamokk MDL Novice

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    Dude! Thanks a bunch! This script just saved me from a massive pain in the ass! =):clap:
     
  12. srwal

    srwal MDL Novice

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    Doesn't seems to be working for me. I'm getting an error converting from Core to any on the GUI options.
     
  13. sebus

    sebus MDL Guru

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    Would you mind sharing the error or expect somebody to guess it?
     
  14. srwal

    srwal MDL Novice

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    Install-WindowsFeature : The request to add or remove features on the specified server failed.
    Installation of one or more roles, role services, or features failed.
    The source files could not be downloaded.
    Use the "source" option to specify the location of the files that are required to restore the feature. For more information on specifying a source location,see hxxp://go .microsoft .com/fwlink/?LinkId=243077. Error: 0x800f0906
     
  15. sebus

    sebus MDL Guru

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    Then specify the DVD/mounted iso location...
     
  16. KA1126

    KA1126 MDL Novice

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    Thanks. This is what I was looking for. I will test these steps out on 2012 R2 machine.