Setting Up Domain Controller Fuctionality Open the Server Manager console and click on Add roles and features Select Role-based of featured-based installation and select Next. Select the Active Directory Directory Services role. Accept the default features required by clicking the Add Features button. On the Features screen click the Next button. On the Confirm installation selections screen click… Continue reading Create a Windows Server 2012 Domain Controller and DNS server. Adding DNS server to others existing Windows Servers.
SQL Server 2012 needs a .NET Framework 3 for an install, so below you have a command for console to install it from Windows Server mounted image or disk : dism /online /enable-feature /featurename:NetFx3 /source:d:\sources\sxs