Introduction to Windows Server

1&1 offers Cloud Servers with your choice of Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2016. Windows Server is part of the Windows NT family. This relative of the familiar Windows desktop environment is specialized for enterprise-level hosting, management, data storage, and other server-based tasks. Learn more about Windows Server in this overview, including management basics, security guidelines, and other tips and tricks. [...]  

Install Updates on a 1&1 Cloud Server with Windows 2016

One of the first and most important tasks to perform on a new Windows 2016 is to search for and install any necessary system updates. System updates are released often, and even a brand-new server will most likely have one or more updates ready to be installed. These updates can improve the performance of your server, patch security flaws, add extra functionality, and more. [...]  

Upload a Website to a 1&1 Cloud Server with Windows 2016

Remote Desktop is considered the best way to transfer files to a server running Windows 2016. Unlike FTP, which is not secure, Remote Desktop is a secure method which does not expose your password. And unlike FTP, using Remote Desktop to transfer files does not require any additional setup on the server. [...]  

Log In to a 1&1 Cloud Server Running Windows 2016 with Remote Desktop

Learn how to use Remote Desktop to connect to a 1&1 Cloud Server running Windows 2016. Remote Desktop is a free program which is included with Windows desktop computers. [...]  

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