Building an Exchange 2013 LAB Environment using Windows Server 2012 from scratch – Part 8: Users, Mailboxes, Distribution lists and Public Folders…

Ok, we are now in the final straight in this series with this being the final part of creating a test lab from scratch with Windows Servers 2012 and Exchange 2013. I could in truth perhaps go on forever as there are loads of things that I have not covered. But that is the beauty […]

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Building an Exchange 2013 LAB Environment using Windows Server 2012 from scratch – Part 5: Installing your first Exchange 2013 Server…

As a quick re-cap from what we have covered so far in this series: Part 1 We established our domain design, covered how to provision the Domain Controller for the LAB in Hyper-V and then how to install Windows Server 2012 on the Domain Controller. Part 2 We went through the process of installing Active […]

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Building an Exchange 2013 LAB Environment using Windows Server 2012 from scratch – Part 4: Provisioning your Exchange Servers…

So where were we? Ah, yes – in the previous three parts of this series we have covered: The conceptual schematic of what our test lab domain will look like. Established the specifications for each of the virtual machines that we would be using in the Lab. How to provision the Domain Controller for the […]

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Building an Exchange 2013 LAB Environment using Windows Server 2012 from scratch – Part 3: Active Directory Domain Controller: CA Installation…

In the previous two parts of this series I took you through building a Windows 2012 server on Hyper-V Server and then in the second part took you through the process of installing Active Directory Domain Services. For reference these two posts are here and here. In this part of the series I would like […]

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Building an Exchange 2013 LAB Environment using Windows Server 2012 from scratch – Part 2: Active Directory Domain Controller: AD Installation…

In the previous part of this series (Part 1) I took you through to the point where you now have a basic Hyper-V guest which can be used as the domain controller for your Exchange 2013 Test Lab. In this part I would like to take you through how you can install Active Directory on […]

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