In Step-by-step procedure for Installing SQL Server 2012 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Server Core : PART 2, we covered details about Add the machine to a domain, Add an administrator and Rename the Server. You can achieve all these specified tasks in a more simpler manner. Check the following for more details:
We can use the same Server Configuration to view/update the Domain, Computer name, and also add a user to the Local Administrator Group.
Updating the above settings, we are now in a position to manage the Server Core machine remotely. In my next Part, I will include details about the following: