Learn how to establish the necessary domain accounts for both the SharePoint server and the domain itself.
- [Instructor] Now onto preparing our SharePoint accounts.…Keep in mind that we are going to be adding users…to Active Directory.…If you do not have permission to edit AD,…the following information may be used…to tell your AD administrators what you need…in terms of accounts for SharePoint.…Now onto preparing our SharePoint accounts.…On the domain controller,…you can open Active Directory Users and Computers console.…In my case, I've actually pinned it to the Start menu,…but you can go to Windows Administrative Tools…and scroll down, and grab it from here.…
I'm simply going to create the accounts…in the Users container.…You may want to create a separate OU…for your SharePoint accounts and put them there.…It kind of depends on your organization's policies.…So, under Users, as you can see,…I've already created some of my SharePoint accounts:…Service Application, Web Application,…Super Reader, Super User.…These are simply domain users…with no special permissions or settings.…The only accounts left to create…are the SharePoint Setup account,…
CA Callahan takes you through each stage of the process, covering everything from software installation prerequisites, to common topologies and MinRoles, to how to slipstream updates into an installation. Callahan introduces best practices, as well as steps involved in configuring outgoing email, web applications, site collections, managed accounts, and farm accounts. Plus, discover how to use some common tools that experienced administrators use on a day-to-day basis to make the most of their installation efforts.
- SharePoint installation considerations
- Configuring SQL for SharePoint
- Software installation prerequisites
- Using the Installation Wizard
- Installing SharePoint 2016 on additional servers
- Configuring outgoing email
- Configuring a web application and site collection