Q: What is the default install server type for Windows Server 2012?

A: In keeping with the focus on remotely managing Windows Server 2012 (formerly code-named Windows Server 8), and the greater emphasis on more roles and applications running on Server Core, the default installation mode for a server in Windows Server 2012 is Server Core, although this can be easily changed at the installation screen.

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