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SharePoint 2013 needs one of the following versions of SQL Server:
SharePoint 2013 needs one of the following versions of Windows Server:
Please download the Foundation version or Server version of SharePoint 2013, and rename the "*.IMG" to "*.ISO" and attach this to the Drive of your Virtual Drive.
Select your DVD and click on "Install software prerequisites"
It will as the old version install a few softwares and features that SharePoint 2013 needs.
You need a Internet Connection for installing this prerequisites.
You will see the progress bar installing all the prerequisites.
You should see that all required prerequisites has been installed or enabled.
When I wanted to install SharePoint 2013, I received a warning that I should restart my computer before installation.
Please proceed as they want, and reboot.
Provide the license key that you received from Microsoft TechNet.
Please click "I accept the terms of this agreement"
Please choose the Server type that you want, I choose for Complete
And the magical installation will begin.
Check "Run the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard now"
The following services may have to be started, just click
Select Create a new server Farm
Provide a Passphrase, without this you can not add servers to your farm.
Provide a Port number for you Central Administration. It should be different from
The configuration takes his place.
Just click Finish
Provide your Credentials to SharePoint13
And your SharePoint 2013 has been installed and configured for use ..
This project provide PowerShell based installation script for SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013.
Features of this project:
You can get more informations about this project on codeplex project webpage.
Happy configuring !!
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