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  • Question

  • Hi,

    Can I manage Windows Server 2012 Core remotely from my windows server 2008 R2 as a client?

    Can I install and manage IIS remotely?

    Do IIS 8.0 and 7.5 conflict with each other?


    Thursday, June 26, 2014 1:03 PM


  • Hi,

    You can remote manage a server core server via PowerShell, Server Manager and so on. Please refer to the following article.

    Manage a Server Core Server

    Regarding to install IIS, please refer to following articles. You can remotely use those commands to install.

    Install and Configure IIS 7 on Server Core

    Installing and Managing IIS8 on Windows 2012 Server Core

    Please Note: Since the web site is not hosted by Microsoft, the link may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this information.

    If anything I misunderstand, please don't hesitate to let me know.

    àDo IIS 8.0 and 7.5 conflict with each other?

    I suggest that you should post this issue in IIS forum. I believe we will get a better assistance there.

    Hope this helps.

    Best regards,

    Justin Gu

    • Marked as answer by Justin Gu Wednesday, July 16, 2014 7:29 AM
    Monday, June 30, 2014 10:12 AM