Step By Step Installation Of Windows Server 2019 Standard

Windows Server 2019 Preview Build 17692 Available for IT personnel to explore. Today we will install Windows Server 2019 Standard on Hyper-V. As Microsoft has only issued this for insider preview only will use system requirements as per windows server 2016.

Step By Step Installation Of Windows Server 2019 Standard 

 
Windows Server 2019 Preview Build 17692 is available for IT personnel to explore.
 
Today we will install Windows Server 2019 Standard on Hyper-V.
 
As Microsoft has only issued this for insider preview only, we will use system requirements as per Windows server 2016.
 
System requirements
  • Processor - 1.4 GHz 64-bit processor
  • RAM - 512 MB
  • Disk Space - 32 GB
  • Network - Gigabit (10/100/1000baseT) Ethernet adapter
  • Optical Storage - DVD drive (if installing the OS from DVD media)
  • Video - Super VGA (1024 x 768) or higher-resolution (optional)
  • Input Devices - Keyboard and mouse (optional)
  • Internet - Broadband access (optional) 
We have downloaded server LTSC preview ISO from Microsoft Insider.
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Once you select your desired version and language it will start downloading. Each version has a different size. LTSC is 5 GB ISO.
 
Next step is to prepare Hyper-V to start installation
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Naming the Hyper-V so it is easy to identify
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Installation Source Path
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Start Virtual Machine once everything is ready
 
Installation of Server starts with selecting language keyboard type and time zone.
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Only two architectures are available with the 2019 server -- Standard and Datacenter
 
Both come with and without GUI:
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Next is the user license agreement
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Installation type
 
Upgrade - For the Admin upgrading their windows server 2012 or 2016 to 2019.
 
Custom - Fresh install
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
HDD as per default,
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Click Next to start Installation,
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Installation time varies depending on available memory,
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
As per standard Microsoft practice system restarts once installation is complete,
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
First, look,
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Creating a password for the administrator,
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Finally, the server is ready to use.
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Windows Server 2019 Standard
 
Now we can try all the system testing with our new server.
 
We covered the installation for the 2019 server standard here.
 
Thank you for reading.