Windows 2012 Server Essentials and Automatic Setup of Domain called "DOMAIN"

Hi

I have just at a customers site Windows 2012 server essentials R2 and all has gone through ok it seems only problem i can see is that it has setup AD and a Domain but didn't give me a chance to name the Domain it has just put domain.local

I am doing a few of these installs and would like the opportunity to put my own name in the server for the domain, i presume you can do it

Can someone please point me in the right direction

Thanks Adam
cdsausAsked:
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Muhammad BurhanManager I.T.Commented:
seems that there is already a domain called domain.local.
please share that page which appears when promoting the server to domain controller.
did you have this ?
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cdsausAuthor Commented:
Thats what i am saying it didnt prompt me to make a domain it just did it

And because it didnt prompt me i didnt het a chance to call the domain what i wanted

Hope this make sense

Adam
cdsausAuthor Commented:
Thanks, i think i missed the bit in the install process where i can put my own name of .local domain all good now thanks for the tip

Adam
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