Configuring All Servers
Updated: November 22, 2007
Applies To: Windows Server 2008
Before installing other technologies, such as DHCP or WINS, it is important to configure the following items.
On each server computer running Windows Server® 2008, create a password for the Administrator account. Upon installation of Windows Server 2008, you are required to create a password for the Administrator account. If you have already created a password and want to change it, see Change the Administrator Password.
Rename the Computer
Configure a Static IP Address
You can use the following sections to perform these actions for each server.