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Windows Server® 2008 Administrator’s Companion by Charlie Russel and Sharon Crawford

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Initial Logon

For Windows Server 2008, the OOBE starts by requiring you to set the initial Administrator password before you can log on, as shown in Figure 7-1.

Setting the initial password for Windows Server 2008

Figure 7-1. Setting the initial password for Windows Server 2008

Once you’ve set the initial password for the Administrator account, and logged on to the console, you get your first look at the ICT Wizard, as shown in Figure 7-2.

The Initial Configuration Tasks Wizard

Figure 7-2. The Initial Configuration Tasks Wizard

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