Install Windows Server 2012 R2 with Hyper V/Win8.1 Pro

I'm attempting to install Windows Server 2012 R2 onto a PC with Windows 8.1 Pro and Hyper V enabled. I have the virtual switch set up and I've downloaded what I believe are the server files from Microsoft's website:

Windows Server 2012 R2 Files:

I did unzip and placed those files into a separate directory.
However, there is NO clue as to which file is which and for what. They just toss them all together onto a page and hope we can find our way.

But even worse I have no idea if what I really should be doing at this point. So, what do I do next?  What comes first, which file? I want to make certain that the server is available at all times to the public internet but have no idea in which order to install, not a clue. And I can't seem to find help on the MS site and I've spent the last couple hours looking at blurry YOUTUBE videos and scrolling through technical info once the server is installed, but not exactly how to do it on to Win8.

I'd certainly appreciate someone giving me block outline of what comes in the next few steps so I can get going.
Grover McBroomAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Cliff GaliherCommented:
SC stands for "System Center." So none of the files you downloaded are windows server.
Grover McBroomAuthor Commented:
Well, that's odd and so disappointing.

On this page:

I click on:
Windows Server 2012 R2

I had no idea which of the selection to make:
Azue, IOS, Virtual Lab, or VHD. So typical, there was no explanation so I chose ISO. Can someone give me the correct selection if the correct URL presents the same arbitray choice, Azue, IOS, Virtual Lab, or VHD?

Then I was presented with those files to download. Is this a MS error?

Maybe some can point me to the correct URL?
Cliff GaliherCommented:
I can't reproduce your results. I clicked on the link you posted, chose ISO under Windows Server, registered, and the download began. It was not any of the SC files. It was a legit windows server ISO. I tested this with IE, Chrome, and Edge. So I suggest trying again. And be very cautious and diligent that you are clicking in the right area(s).

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Problems using Powershell and Active Directory?

Managing Active Directory does not always have to be complicated.  If you are spending more time trying instead of doing, then it's time to look at something else. For nearly 20 years, AD admins around the world have used one tool for day-to-day AD management: Hyena. Discover why

Grover McBroomAuthor Commented:
There was nothing automatic about my experience. After I gave my location as United States and my work info, I was presented with those files. I now see there was one I missed:


Does that look like it to you? Downloading it now anyway. Let me  know and in the morning if that's it and I have no more questions, I'll close this.  Thanks.
Cliff GaliherCommented:
That's it
Grover McBroomAuthor Commented:
Thanks so much for your quick help. I'll attempt to install today.
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.