Easy way to Convert Windows Server 2012 Core to GUI interface and Vice Versa..

today after coming-back form my work, really i was very tired, bringing new server with me so i have to install new OS  for it, i installed new window Server 2012 CataCenter edition and finally  i surprised it’s core edition 😦 ,


How we have to convert the core edition to Full,, How to ??? this what you will see now.

I’ve Windows mounted in E:\ (this is my USB)

Set-ExecutionPolicy –ExecutionPolicy Unrestricted

Get-WindowsImage -ImagePath E:\Sources\install.wim   

"this is in my case" and note index for next use
 Install-WindowsFeature Server-GUI-Mgmt-Infra,Server-GUI-Shell 
-Restart –Source wim:E:\sources\install.wim:4 

Restart and enjoy  the original post here  

About Hany Abd El-Wahab

Hany has 9+ years of experience as IT Solution Architect, Consultation and Training. through a broad range of vendors and technologies (Microsoft, VMware, EMC, Symantec and more). Also certified (Microsoft x4 MCSE, 2x MCITP, 15x MCTS), (VMware VCP-DCV, x2 VCP, 3x VCA, VCSTP), (EMC ISM, VNX-IE), DELL(DCSE-E, S) and more...
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