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When installing Server Core Windows Server 2012 in Server Core mode, not all features and roles available in windows server 2012  supported by the core version

this article explains all roles and features supported by the core version



When installing Windows Server 2012 in Server Core mode, the following server roles are supported (13 role) :
  1. Active Directory Certificate Services
  2. Active Directory Domain Services
  3. DHCP Server
  4. DNS Server
  5. File Services (including File Server Resource Manager)
  6. Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS)
  7. Hyper-V
  8. Print and Document Services
  9. Streaming Media Services
  10. Web Server (including a subset of ASP.NET)
  11. Windows Server Update Server
  12. Active Directory Rights Management Server
  13. Routing and Remote Access Server, including the following sub-roles:
                     1- Remote Desktop Services Connection Broker
                     2- Licensing
                     3- Virtualization

When installing Windows Server 2012 in Server Core mode, the following server features are supported (29 Features) :
  1. Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
  2. Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5
  3. Windows PowerShell
  4. Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS)
  5. BitLocker Drive Encryption
  6. BitLocker Network Unlock
  7. BranchCache
  8. Data Center Bridging
  9. Enhanced Storage
  10. Failover Clustering
  11. Multipath I/O
  12. Network Load Balancing
  13. Peer Name Resolution Protocol
  14. Quality Windows Audio Video Experience
  15. Remote Differential Compression
  16. Simple TCP/IP Services
  17. RPC over HTTP Proxy
  18. SMTP Server
  19. SNMP Service
  20. Telnet client
  21. Telnet server
  22. TFTP client
  23. Windows Internal Database
  24. Windows PowerShell Web Access
  25. Windows Process Activation Service
  26. Windows Standards-based Storage Management
  27. WinRM IIS extension
  28. WINS server
  29. WoW64 support

    Windows Server 2012 Roles and Features

    Windows Server 2012 Roles and Features


    When installing Server Core Windows Server 2012 in Server Core mode, not all features and roles available in windows server 2012  supported by the core version

    this article explains all roles and features supported by the core version



    When installing Windows Server 2012 in Server Core mode, the following server roles are supported (13 role) :
    1. Active Directory Certificate Services
    2. Active Directory Domain Services
    3. DHCP Server
    4. DNS Server
    5. File Services (including File Server Resource Manager)
    6. Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS)
    7. Hyper-V
    8. Print and Document Services
    9. Streaming Media Services
    10. Web Server (including a subset of ASP.NET)
    11. Windows Server Update Server
    12. Active Directory Rights Management Server
    13. Routing and Remote Access Server, including the following sub-roles:
                         1- Remote Desktop Services Connection Broker
                         2- Licensing
                         3- Virtualization

    When installing Windows Server 2012 in Server Core mode, the following server features are supported (29 Features) :
    1. Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
    2. Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5
    3. Windows PowerShell
    4. Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS)
    5. BitLocker Drive Encryption
    6. BitLocker Network Unlock
    7. BranchCache
    8. Data Center Bridging
    9. Enhanced Storage
    10. Failover Clustering
    11. Multipath I/O
    12. Network Load Balancing
    13. Peer Name Resolution Protocol
    14. Quality Windows Audio Video Experience
    15. Remote Differential Compression
    16. Simple TCP/IP Services
    17. RPC over HTTP Proxy
    18. SMTP Server
    19. SNMP Service
    20. Telnet client
    21. Telnet server
    22. TFTP client
    23. Windows Internal Database
    24. Windows PowerShell Web Access
    25. Windows Process Activation Service
    26. Windows Standards-based Storage Management
    27. WinRM IIS extension
    28. WINS server
    29. WoW64 support