First we need to configure static IP address This can be done by typing the below Enter Powershell powershell.exe Change computer name Rename-Computer -NewName "NewName" Reboot shutdown -s -t 0 log back in and go to power shell powershell.exe Find interface index Get-NetAdapter Set IP Address New-NetIPAddress –InterfaceIndex 2 –IPAddress -PrefixLength 24 -DefaultGateway Set DNS address Set-DnsClientServerAddress -InterfaceIndex 2 -ServerAddresses Now it’s time for the “FUN” part. Now I realize why I don’t like core server.