I'm currently running Windows Server 2008 R2, can anyone tell me how I can replicate the active directory to another server which has been installed using Server Core install.
If you want to set up an additional domain controller using a Server Core edition of Windows Server 2008 R2, you need to add the Active Directory Domain Services role to the server and then run
This article should help getting you started:
In order to add the Domain Controller role to the server, you can run these PowerShell commands:
In order to promote the server to DC in an existing domain, you can run a command similar to this one:
The command should of course be run by an user with Domain Admin rights.
You promote it to a domain controller in the same domain using