How to join a windows 2012 hyper v core server to virtual dc

I am deploying a new server with server 2012 core installed running hyper v. I will have to virtual win 2k12 servers running. One a DC, and DNS and dhcp. The second a file and print server. How to do I join the physical 2012 core to the domain when the virtual dc seats on the physical machine?
miamitech305Asked:
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
The same way you do a physical DC. It doesn't change.
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cwstad2Commented:
Hi its pretty straightforward but this tutorial will help you

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qgo256HJYY4
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miamitech305Author Commented:
i understand it the same method as joining any other machine to the domain, however i will need to restart the phyiscal box running windows server 2012 core with hyper v. Do i shut down my virtual DC that is stored on the phyiscal box before restarting phyiscal win 2k12 core server?
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
no need to as the virtual machines will go into save mode and then resume on power-up if you've set the machines that way (the default)
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Philip ElderTechnical Architect - HA/Compute/StorageCommented:
As a rule we don't join the guest's domain when we are deploying a standalone Hyper-V.

Since it is Core you can Start PowerShell at CMD and:

Add-Computer -Domain Domain.local -Credential Domain\Administrator -OUPath "OU=Servers,OU=Computers,OU=MyBusiness,DC=Domain,DC=Domain" -Restart

Drop the OUPath part if you want it to land in the Computers container instead of a specific OU.
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