Would you like to learn how to install the Active Directory using Powershell? In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to install Active Directory on a computer running Windows.

• Windows 2012 R2
• Windows 2016
• Windows 2019

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Tutorial Powershell - Installing the Active Directory

As an Administrator, start an elevated Powershell command-line.

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Rename the computer.

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Install the Active Directory Domain service.

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Here is the command output:

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Install a new domain on a new forest.

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Change the domain name.

Enter the password for the safe mode.

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Press (A) to confirm the installation.

Wait for the Active Directory installation to finish.

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The computer will restart automatically.

Congratulations! You are able to install Active Directory using Powershell.