How to use this box with Vagrant:

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

This version was created 3 months ago.

For issues please raise in GitHub https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server Core recommended updates to Sep-2022 (Windows Server Update Service disabled).

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 2019 Standard Core Evaluation
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand
  • vRAM: 2GB
  • vCPU: 2

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 (4.53 GB)

  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (4.39 GB)

This version was created 10 months ago.

For issues please raise in GitHub https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server Core recommended updates to Jan-2022 (Windows Server Update Service disabled).

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 2019 Standard Core Evaluation
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand
  • vRAM: 2GB
  • vCPU: 2

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 (4.34 GB)

  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (4.25 GB)

This version was created about 1 year ago.

For issues please raise in GitHub https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server Core recommended updates to Sep-2021 (Windows Server Update Service disabled).

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 2019 Standard Core Evaluation
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand
  • vRAM: 2GB
  • vCPU: 2

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 (4.31 GB)

  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (4.36 GB)

This version was created over 1 year ago.

For issues please raise in GitHub https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server Core recommended updates to Mar-2021 (Windows Server Update Service disabled).

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 2019 Standard Core Evaluation
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand
  • vRAM: 2GB
  • vCPU: 1

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 (4.13 GB)

  • virtualbox Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (4.23 GB)

This version was created about 2 years ago.

For issues please raise in GitHub https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server Core recommended updates to Aug-2020 (Windows Server Update Service disabled).

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 2019 Standard Core Evaluation
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand
  • vRAM: 2GB
  • vCPU: 2

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 (4.12 GB)

  • hyper-v Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (4.04 GB)

This version was created over 2 years ago.

Version is aligned to http://cdaf.io

For issues please raise in GitHub https://github.com/cdaf/windows

Windows Server Core recommended updates to Mar-2020 (Windows Server Update Service disabled).

  • 2020-01 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework 3.5, 4.7.2 and 4.8 for Windows Server 2019 for x64 (KB4535101)
  • Security Intelligence Update for Windows Defender Antivirus - KB2267602 (Version 1.311.1718.0)
  • Update for Windows Defender Antivirus antimalware platform - KB4052623 (Version 4.18.2003.6)

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 2019 Standard Core Evaluation
  • HDD: 127GB
  • Timezone: New Zealand
  • vRAM: 2GB
  • vCPU: 2

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 (3.69 GB)

  • hyperv Hosted by Vagrant Cloud (3.63 GB)