Checklist: Deploy IPAM Client


Applies To: Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012

This parent checklist includes cross-reference links to important concepts about deploying an IP address management (IPAM) client. It also contains links to subordinate checklists that will help you complete the required tasks.


Complete the tasks in this checklist in order. When a reference link takes you to a conceptual topic or to a subordinate checklist, return to this topic after you review the conceptual topic or you complete the tasks in the subordinate checklist so that you can proceed with the remaining tasks in this checklist.

 ChecklistChecklist: Deploy IPAM Client




Review operating system and software requirements for IPAM Client, and choose an installation option.

Conceptual topicIPAM Client


Install Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) for Windows 8 (optional).

If the IPAM client computer is running Windows® 8, you must download and install RSAT from Microsoft.

If the computer is running Windows Server® 2012, RSAT is installed automatically. Continue to the next task.

ChecklistInstall RSAT


Install IPAM Client.

Perform this task if the IPAM client computer is running Windows Server 2012 and IPAM Client has not already been installed in parallel with the IPAM Server feature.

If the IPAM client computer is running Windows 8 and you have installed RSAT for Windows 8, IPAM Client is already available. Continue to the next task.

ChecklistInstall IPAM Client


Ensure the IPAM Server is available in the Server Manager server pool, and connect to the IPAM Server.

ChecklistConnect to an IPAM Server