Appendix C Installing Windows Server 2008
Before you can even begin to work with Active Directory in Windows Server 2008, you must install a copy of the server software on your computer. This appendix provides guidance on the server installation procedure, which is not covered in any current Microsoft server exam but nevertheless is an essential topic you must master.
Windows Server 2008 Hardware Requirements
As with previous Windows versions, your hardware must meet certain requirements for Windows Server 2008 to function properly. Table C.1 outlines the minimum and recommended hardware requirements for Windows Server 2008 as provided by Microsoft for Release Candidate (RC) 1.
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