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Windows 2012 cmd only on startup

Posted on 2014-03-21
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Having completed a Windows server 2012 install from ISO all I get after the restart is a command prompt. The server is a VM running on VMWare 5.0.1

Has anybody else experienced this?

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by:Santosh Gupta
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may be its funny.... but did you installed it as "Server 2012 in Core Mode".
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You probably did a Core installation follow this EE link on how to convert to GUI

http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Q_28386031.html
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