Reviews and Problems with Microsoft Windows Server 2012
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jeremy m., Newegg
6 March 2014
Summary: wouldn't it be nice if you could get one operating system for one computer instead of getting taxed, every time someone else logs on to it?
Pros: this is just like windows 8 without the ambushmarketing dashboard, still have to spend hours configuring heads up
Cons: same old microsoft territorial dominance- can't pass go can't move unless simon sayz, have to pay money every time your processor farts, wouldn't it be nice if you could have a computer that doesn't sue you every time you earn money?
Summary: I'm kicking myself for buying this product, I should have just went with the Server 2012 Standard edition.
Pros: If you are a very small business and do not already have an Active Directory Server, purchase this product. Easy setup for a brand new network.
Cons: Doesn't allow you to join to an existing domain, demote it as a Domain Crontroller, DNS server etc... if you have an existing network forget about joining your existing Domain. Can't upgrade this license at all. Had a really hard time installing this to an ESX VMWare server but finally got it working. Had to load the OS partially then installed the VMWare Tools when it told me I didn't have a network driver. After installing the VMWare tools it took right off and inst...