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Hello Windows Insiders!

 

Today we are releasing Windows Server Insider Preview Build 17093 to Windows Server Insiders. This build is a preview build of the next Semi-Annual Channel release of Windows Server. For more information on the Semi-Annual channe

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Hi,

on a fresh Win 10 insider client (16278 updated to 16299) I installed Windows_InsiderPreview_RSAT_x64_16279 but it seems to be missing DNS Server Tools, the MMC snap-in. All other tools like AD, DHCP, WSUS, RAS etc. are there.

It should be there, right?

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Reading through this and I see a lot of frustration.  One way to reduce this and possibly increase security is to provision a management server and run your elevated tool

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No ifs, ands or buts. I'm tired of downloading RSAT for Windows 10. After the 1709 update this week it broke again.

Installed WS_1709 after the update, no DNS, did a syste

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We're also seeing this issue on the current download here:

 

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=45520

 

File: WindowsTH-RSAT_WS_1709-x64.msu

 

We'd prefer

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Hello Windows Insiders!

 

Today we are releasing Windows Server Insider Preview Build 17093 to Windows Server Insiders. This build is a preview build of the next Semi-Annual Channel release of Windows Server. For more information on the Semi-Annual channe

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With the new in-place upgrade feature, is it supported to in-place upgrade a failover cluster node or do we still need to use Cluster Rolling Upgrades?

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If you do an in-place upgrade then just make sure everything you have running on the server is compatible, i.e antivirus software.

 

I always prefer to do a wipe and full

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You will upgrade your clusters in a rolling fashion, so it will be a Rolling Upgrade.  Now, how you upgrade the OS will have new flexibility, you could either do clean in

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For anyone on other clouds than Azure, it's incredibly hard to test out these new server releases, since that would typically involve building vms locally and then uploading to the cloud provider - some providers even don't support this because the genera

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I guess an alternate aspect of this question is: How can I run the "Semi Annual Channel" releases on a cloud provider other than Azure? I have no idea how the "cooperatio

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Hi,

 

Supports only:

Server Core

Nano

 

When will the Desktop/GUI build be ready?

 

Please & Thanks.

 

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Sounds like there may be something coming in the future, but it may only be for Remote Desktop Session Hosts

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/windowsitpro/2018/02/01/changes-to-office-and-windows-servicing-and-support/

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Hello,

From what I understand the insider builds will only ever be core or nano.

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I need to build a series of Windows 10 systems for a client. Our internet connection is only available via WiFi and with that only 12-18 MBps on a GREAT day.

 

I've scoured the net for suggestions on setup and configuration and haven't really found much..

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this has been ongoing issue i have 2 pcs side by side on my desk , both had that message then the other one lost that message on last update but mine still has this message yet theres nothing being controlled by any organization . when do you plan on fixi

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Windows Server Insider 17079 has been released now. so it will probably be best to upgrade to that version.

 

You can download it from https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windowsinsiderpreviewserver

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Hi there I had already in the insider program but i can't find the RSAT download? any ideas?

 

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FYI.  The RSAT located at "https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=45520" seems to work.  Says it's for 1709 but no issues during install and testing...

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I noticed the same myself.  After update, I usually can find a link on the right of the Insider page.  Been having to use a different machine to make AD changes...  ;-/

 

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Hi I am running a testing lab AD in my home lab serving for testing, I had just download the ISO, is that possible for me to upgrade the Windows from 2016 DC GUI to Insider build with GUI (existing I have application and ADDS up and running)

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Hi Calvin,

 

Thanks for your note -

 

Generally speaking, it is possible to upgrade from one edition to another edition that is the same or closely related. Server Core s

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Hey folks, can't seem to download either the VHDX or the ISO images from the following link:

 

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windowsinsiderpreviewserver

 

is anyone else having this issue?

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You may have experienced a temporary issue. We just released 17079 this morning - I just checked and it appears to be downloading fine.

Hello Windows Insiders!

Today we are releasing Windows Server Insider Preview Build 17079 to Windows Server Insiders. This build is a preview build of the next Semi-Annual Channel release of Windows Server. For more information on the Semi-Annual channel,

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I'm running Windows Insider Server 17074 and encounter problems running the microsoft/nanoserver-insider:10.0.17074.1000 Docker image.

 

Docker either shows an error

 

docker run microsoft/nanoserver-insider cmd /c time
docker: Error response from daemon:
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Richard - does this also happen if you run microsoft/windowsservercore-insider ? I think this is specific to images based on microsoft/nanoserver.

Thanks for reporting this! I checked it out and it's definitely a bug. We know what caused it and a fix will be in an upcoming build. I added this to the release notes fo

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I am getting the same error on a new install in a Hyper-V VM running on windows 10. I am trying different Docker Packages but they all seem to have the same error.

 

It l

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Can you tell us what interest your organization might have in Windows Server upgrade functionality? How it might be used, and if it might assist or unblock your organization moving to the newest OS?

 

Survey link  - it should take 5 minutes or so.

 

Thank

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Hello Windows Insiders!

Today we are releasing Windows Server Insider Preview Build 17074 to Windows Server Insiders. This build is a preview build of the next Semi-Annual Channel release of Windows Server. For more information on the Semi-Annual channel,

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Hi mate,
As far as I know, MS released KB4056892 for windows Server 2016ver 1709. Any timeline to release the kB for others version( 2k8r2, 2k12r2, 2016)?
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This forum is for Windows Server issues. For Windows 10 feedback, please refer to https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/insider/forum/insider_wintp.

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Hello Windows Insiders!

Today we are releasing Project Honolulu Technical Preview 1712 Build 05002 to Windows Server Insiders.

Project Honolulu is a flexible, lightweight browser-based customer-deployed platform and solution for Windows Server management

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The PH team has said that PH is not strictly a part of Windows Server Insider builds so why is the insider build pushed so exclusively? Why didn't you provide a link for ... Read More

Hi everyone,

 

although this place seems rather empty to me, I'll hope that some feedback actually gets through. I did look at Feedback Hub Server category, as advised in the 17046 build announcement, but that's basically a mess.

 

First, I'm kind of a fo

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I was just in a similar discussion with somebody yesterday; needless to say, he says that the footprint differences are so negligible that in our environment, there are t... Read More

Can't Sysprep Release

 

Error [0x0f0070] SYSPRP RunExternalDlls:An error occurred while running registry sysprep DLLs, halting sysprep execution. dwRet = 0x41d

 

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Facing the same blocker on Windows_InsiderPreview_Server_17035 Tried this but no go.

Try this:  open powershell as an administrator, type Disable-Ual, then reboot the server.  Then try sysprep once more.

Has anyone had any luck installing exchange 2016 on an insider build?  I just setup a basic test domain, and when installing exchange server it fails configuring pre-requisites.

 

Windows defender firewall (mpssvc)' cannot be configured due to the following

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Exchange 2016 requires the full installation of Windows Server (in 2016, it's called Desktop Experience), and isn't explictly supported for installation on Server Core.

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Hello Windows Insiders!

Today we are releasing Windows Server Insider Preview Build 17046 to Windows Server Insiders. This build is the second preview build of the next Semi-Annual Channel release of Windows Server. For more information on the Semi-Annual

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Hi everyone,

For those of you that have experience with hyper-converged systems, we would really appreciate your feedback. We’d like to understand what diagnostics related scenarios you have frequently encountered, have had difficulty resolving, and have

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Hello Windows Insiders!

 

Today we are releasing Windows Server Insider Preview Build 17035 to Windows Server Insiders. This build is the first preview build of the next Semi-Annual Channel release of Windows Server. For more information on the Semi-Annua

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Thanks to everyone who provided inputs on our first object storage survey last month! We are super encouraged about what we heard so far, and want to make sure we first train our energies on those workloads that really matter to you. Please help Microsoft

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HI,

configuré un server windows server 2016 con el rol de VPN, además tiene una sola interface porque está detrás de un firewall, sin embargo cuando conecto los equipos a la vpn tengo navegación hacia la red interna, pero cuando hago una solitud hacia inte

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