Danny Moran

Microsoft Windows Server 2022 Installation Guide

Published January 01, 2022 by Danny Moran

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Windows Server is the platform for building an infrastructure of connected applications, networks, and web services, from the workgroup to the data center. It bridges on-premises environments with Azure, adding additional layers of security while helping you modernize your applications and infrastructure.


Microsoft Windows Server 2022 Installation Guide Video

Microsoft Windows Server 2022 Installation Guide

  1. Download the Windows Server installation media.

    You can download the Evaluation version from: https://www.microsoft.com/evalcenter/evaluate-windows-server-2022

  2. Mount the iso file onto your virtual machine or burn the iso file to a USB/DVD drive and connect to the server.

  3. Boot into the installation media.

  4. Select the required language, time and currency format, and keyboard or unput method, and press next.

  5. Select the required version of the operating system you want to install and press next.

  6. Tick the box to agree to the licence terms and then press next.

  7. Select custom install.

  8. Select all of the drives and then press delete to clear all the data.

  9. Select the drive you want to install the operating system on to and press next.

  10. The installation will automatically start. During the installation, the server will reboot multiple times.

  11. Once the installation has finished, at the customise settings page, enter an administrator password and press finish.

  12. At the next login page, enter the administrator password you have just set.

Download the Microsoft Windows Server 2022 evaluation installation media