Task Lists: Deploying Windows MultiPoint Server 2012

 

Applies To: Windows MultiPoint Server 2012

Use the task lists in this topic to help you’re the deployment of your Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 system and keep track of completed tasks. Not all tasks apply to every environment. For example, some tasks are performed only if you deploy MultiPoint Serer on an Active Directory domain. Others, such as creating split-screen stations or deploying virtual desktops for stations, are optional. For procedures that explain how to perform these tasks, see Deploying Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 [redirected].

Task list: Deploy the server

Task Description
1 Plan a Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 Deployment (http://technet.microsoft.com/library/jj916408.aspx)
2 Collect hardware and device drivers needed for the installation
3 Set up the physical computer and primary station
4 Install Windows MultiPoint Server 2012
5 Update and install device drivers if needed
6 Set the date, time, and time zone
7 Join the MultiPoint Server computer to a domain (optional) (MultiPoint Server 2012 Premium only)
8 Install updates
9 Attach additional stations to your Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 computer
10 Activate Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 and add CALs
11 Install software on your Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 system

Task list: Optional configurations

Task
Set up a split-screen station in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012
Add printers in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012
Enable access over a wireless LAN in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012
Create Windows 7 or Windows 8 Enterprise virtual desktops for stations
Change the display language in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012

Task list: Prepare your system for users

Task
Plan user accounts for your Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 environment
Create local user accounts in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012
Limit users' access to the server in MultiPoint Server 2012
Configure stations for automatic logon
Allow one account to have multiple sessions
Enable file sharing in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012

Task list: Server administration

Task
Configure Disk Protection in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012
Install Server Backup on your Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 computer
Configure sleep settings in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012
Configure group policies for a domain deployment