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Introducing Windows Server® 2008 by The Microsoft Windows Server Team, Mitch Tulloch

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Windows Server Core Installation Tips and Tricks

Finally, let’s conclude this chapter with a list of 101 things (well, not really 101) you might want to know about or do with a Windows server core installation of Windows Server 2008. Some of these are tips or tricks for configuring or managing a Windows server core server; others are just things you might want to make note of. They’re all either interesting, useful, or both. Here goes....

First, if you want quick examples of a whole lot of administrative tasks you can perform from the command line, just type cscript scregedit.wsf /cli at the command prompt:

C:\Windows\System32\>cscript scregedit.wsf /cli                                  
Microsoft (R) Windows Script Host Version 5.7                                    
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