How to use this box with Vagrant:

Vagrant.configure("2") do |config|
  config.vm.box = "cdaf/WindowsServer"
end
vagrant init cdaf/WindowsServer
vagrant up

This version was created 3 months ago.

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Applied all updates for Sep 2022.

Note: Due to a bug in windows at time of release, all DISM components have been retained as some disabled components cannot be activated after media removal. This has increased the image by by ~500MB

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
  • ip_address_timeout: 600
  • auto_start_action: Start

Vagrant provisioner overrides

  • config.vm.guest = :windows
  • config.vm.communicator = "winrm"
  • config.vm.boot_timeout = 1200 # 20 minutes
  • config.winrm.timeout = 1800 # 30 minutes
  • config.winrm.max_tries = 20
  • config.winrm.retry_limit = 200
  • config.winrm.retry_delay = 10
  • config.vm.graceful_halt_timeout = 600

Hyper-V

  • hyperv.ip_address_timeout = 600
  • hyperv.auto_start_action = 'Start'
  • hyperv.linked_clone = true

VirtualBox

  • virtualbox.linked_clone = true
2 providers for this version.
  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.65 GB)

  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (6.46 GB)

This version was created 10 months ago.

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Applied all updates for Jan 2022.

Note: Due to bug in windows at time of release, all DISM components have been retained as some disabled components cannot be activated after media removal. This has increased the image by by ~500MB

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
  • ip_address_timeout: 600
  • auto_start_action: Start

Vagrant provisioner overrides

  • config.vm.guest = :windows
  • config.vm.communicator = "winrm"
  • config.vm.boot_timeout = 1200 # 20 minutes
  • config.winrm.timeout = 1800 # 30 minutes
  • config.winrm.max_tries = 20
  • config.winrm.retry_limit = 200
  • config.winrm.retry_delay = 10
  • config.vm.graceful_halt_timeout = 600

Hyper-V

  • hyperv.ip_address_timeout = 600
  • hyperv.auto_start_action = 'Start'
  • hyperv.linked_clone = true

VirtualBox

  • virtualbox.linked_clone = true
2 providers for this version.
  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.45 GB)

  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.37 GB)

This version was created over 1 year ago.

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Applied all updates for June 2021.

Note: Due to bug in windows at time of release, all DISM components have been retained as some disabled components cannot be activated after media removal. This has increased the image by by ~500MB

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
  • ip_address_timeout: 600
  • auto_start_action: Start

Vagrant provisioner overrides

  • config.vm.guest = :windows
  • config.vm.communicator = "winrm"
  • config.vm.boot_timeout = 1200 # 20 minutes
  • config.winrm.timeout = 1800 # 30 minutes
  • config.winrm.max_tries = 20
  • config.winrm.retry_limit = 200
  • config.winrm.retry_delay = 10
  • config.vm.graceful_halt_timeout = 600

Hyper-V

  • hyperv.ip_address_timeout = 600
  • hyperv.auto_start_action = 'Start'
  • hyperv.linked_clone = true

VirtualBox

  • virtualbox.linked_clone = true
2 providers for this version.
  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (6.14 GB)

  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.28 GB)

This version was created almost 2 years ago.

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Applied all updates for December 2020.

Note: Due to bug in windows at time of release, all DISM components have been retained as some disabled components cannot be activated after media removal. This has increased the image by by ~500MB

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
  • ip_address_timeout: 600
  • auto_start_action: Start

Vagrant provisioner overrides

  • config.vm.guest = :windows
  • config.vm.communicator = "winrm"
  • config.vm.boot_timeout = 1200 # 20 minutes
  • config.winrm.timeout = 1800 # 30 minutes
  • config.winrm.max_tries = 20
  • config.winrm.retry_limit = 200
  • config.winrm.retry_delay = 10
  • config.vm.graceful_halt_timeout = 600

Hyper-V

  • hyperv.ip_address_timeout = 600
  • hyperv.auto_start_action = 'Start'
  • hyperv.linked_clone = true

VirtualBox

  • virtualbox.linked_clone = true
2 providers for this version.
  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.84 GB)

  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.4 GB)

This version was created about 2 years ago.

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Note: Due to bug in windows at time of release, all DISM components have been retained as some disabled components cannot be activated after media removal. This has increased the image by by ~500MB

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
  • ip_address_timeout: 600
  • auto_start_action: Start

Vagrant provisioner overrides

  • config.vm.guest = :windows
  • config.vm.communicator = "winrm"
  • config.vm.boot_timeout = 1200 # 20 minutes
  • config.winrm.timeout = 1800 # 30 minutes
  • config.winrm.max_tries = 20
  • config.winrm.retry_limit = 200
  • config.winrm.retry_delay = 10
  • config.vm.graceful_halt_timeout = 600

Hyper-V

  • hyperv.ip_address_timeout = 600
  • hyperv.auto_start_action = 'Start'
  • hyperv.linked_clone = true

VirtualBox

  • virtualbox.linked_clone = true
2 providers for this version.
  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.96 GB)

  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.39 GB)

This version was created over 2 years ago.

Version is aligned to http://cdaf.io

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

2020-03 Cumulative Update for Windows Server 2016 for x64-based Systems (KB4540670).

Note: Due to bug in windows at time of release, all DISM components have been retained as some disabled components cannot be activated after media removal. This has increased the image by by ~500MB

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
  • ip_address_timeout: 600
  • auto_start_action: Start

Vagrant provisioner overrides

  • config.vm.guest = :windows
  • config.vm.communicator = "winrm"
  • config.vm.boot_timeout = 1200 # 20 minutes
  • config.winrm.timeout = 1800 # 30 minutes
  • config.winrm.max_tries = 20
  • config.winrm.retry_limit = 200
  • config.winrm.retry_delay = 10
  • config.vm.graceful_halt_timeout = 600

Hyper-V

  • hyperv.ip_address_timeout = 600
  • hyperv.auto_start_action = 'Start'
  • hyperv.linked_clone = true

VirtualBox

  • virtualbox.linked_clone = true
2 providers for this version.
  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.36 GB)

  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (6.05 GB)

This version was created about 3 years ago.

Version is aligned to http://cdaf.io

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server 2016 Desktop Experience with windows updates up to Sep-2019. Windows updates service has been disabled.

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
  • ip_address_timeout: 600
  • auto_start_action: Start

Vagrant provisioner overrides

  • config.vm.guest = :windows
  • config.vm.communicator = "winrm"
  • config.vm.boot_timeout = 1200 # 20 minutes
  • config.winrm.timeout = 1800 # 30 minutes
  • config.winrm.max_tries = 20
  • config.winrm.retry_limit = 200
  • config.winrm.retry_delay = 10
  • config.vm.graceful_halt_timeout = 600

Hyper-V

  • hyperv.ip_address_timeout = 600
  • hyperv.auto_start_action = 'Start'
  • hyperv.linked_clone = true

VirtualBox

  • virtualbox.linked_clone = true
2 providers for this version.
  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.57 GB)

  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.41 GB)

This version was created over 3 years ago.

Version is aligned to http://cdaf.io

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server 2016 Desktop Experience with windows updates up to Mar-2019. Windows updates service has been disabled.

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
  • ip_address_timeout: 600
  • auto_start_action: Start

Vagrant provisioner overrides

  • config.vm.guest = :windows
  • config.vm.communicator = "winrm"
  • config.vm.boot_timeout = 1200 # 20 minutes
  • config.winrm.timeout = 1800 # 30 minutes
  • config.winrm.max_tries = 20
  • config.winrm.retry_limit = 200
  • config.winrm.retry_delay = 10
  • config.vm.graceful_halt_timeout = 600

Hyper-V

  • hyperv.ip_address_timeout = 600
  • hyperv.auto_start_action = 'Start'

VirtualBox

  • virtualbox.linked_clone = true
2 providers for this version.
  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.35 GB)

  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.33 GB)

This version was created almost 4 years ago.

Version is aligned to http://cdaf.io

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server 2016 Desktop Experience with recommended updates up to 15-Jan-2019. Windows updates service has been disabled.

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
  • ip_address_timeout: 600
  • auto_start_action: Start
2 providers for this version.
  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.32 GB)

  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.33 GB)

This version was created about 4 years ago.

Version is aligned to http://cdaf.io

Please report issues at https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server 2016 Desktop Experience with recommended updates up to 23-Nov-2018. Windows updates have been set to manual.

  • Install: Windows Server 2016 Standard GUI (Evaluation)
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand

VirtualBox

  • VBoxGuestAdditions: 5.2.22

Hyper-V

  • Generation: 1
2 providers for this version.
  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.52 GB)

  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (5.47 GB)

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