Installing kms server for enterprise

Hello experts. Our KMS server went down, and we need to bring it up in a new windows 2012 server. We were using vamt tool before. I have not configured a kms server before but do know how it works. Is there a good step by step how to document on configuring a kms server. If i connect it to the same sql database as before, will it pick up all the settings? Please advise, and thanks in advance
Newguy 123Asked:
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MaheshArchitectCommented:
It's pretty straight forward
Install volume activation services and within that configure KMS
You need your vl key along with kms host key
http://woshub.com/kms-server-installation-on-windows-server-2012-r2/
https://www.interworks.com/blog/ijahanshahi/2015/04/13/volume-activation-windows-configuring-kms-ad-roles-windows-2012-2012r2
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Newguy 123Author Commented:
Hey, what is the difference between going through the volume activitation tools setup as in the articles youve attached abovr, and installing the vamt tool from microsoft website?
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MaheshArchitectCommented:
if you have 2012 R2 DC server, you can directly install VAMT as server role

If you have older windows operating systems, you need to download tool from MS site
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/deployment/volume-activation/install-vamt
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