Configure Server 2008R2 as a Domain Controller and DNS Server

Configure DC1 as a domain controller and DNS server for the domain
Here DC1 as Server Name & as full domain Name.
1. In the console tree of Server Manager, click Roles. In the details pane, click Add Roles, and then click Next.
2. On the Select Server Roles page, click Active Directory Domain Services, click Add Required Features, click Next twice, and then click Install. When installation is complete, click Close.
3. To start the Active Directory Installation Wizard, click Start, type dcpromo, and then press ENTER.
4. In the Active Directory Installation Wizard dialog box, click Next twice.
5. On the Choose a Deployment Configuration page, click Create a new domain in a new forest, and then click Next.
6. On the Name the Forest Root Domain page, type, and then click Next.
7. On the Set Forest Functional Level page, in Forest Functional Level, click Windows Server 2008 R2, and then click Next.
8. On the Additional Domain Controller Options page, click Next, click Yes to continue, and then click Next.
9. On the Directory Services Restore Mode Administrator Password page, type a strong password twice, and then click Next.
10. On the Summary page, click Next.
11. Wait while the wizard completes the configuration of Active Directory and DNS services, and then click Finish.
12. When you are prompted to restart the computer, click Restart Now.
13. After the computer restarts, log in to the CORP domain using the Administrator account.

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