Install SharePoint 2013 – Part 02

This is the part 02 on how to install SharePoint Server. Check Out Part 01. This Guide is divided Into two sections

     1. Prerequisites For SharePoint server 2013 Installation
     2. Install SharePoint Server 2013

1. Prerequisites For SharePoint server 2013 Installation

Please note that,

  • First you have to Install prerequisites. If online installation fails go for manual Installation which is recommended.
  • If you encounter an error while installing  App Fabric Prerequisite, use The script (given below)

Option A – Online Installation

To install the prerequisites online (internet should be available)




Option B – Offline Installation

This is recommended. If you get an error you have to install the prerequisites offline

Install server features (download link:

Run PowerShell command

Import-Module ServerManager

Add-WindowsFeature Net-Framework-Features,Web-Server,Web-WebServer,Web-Common-Http,Web-Static-Content,Web-Default-Doc,Web-Dir-Browsing,Web-Http-Errors,Web-App-Dev,Web-Asp-Net,Web-Net-Ext,Web-ISAPI-Ext,Web-ISAPI-Filter,Web-Health,Web-Http-Logging,Web-Log-Libraries,Web-Request-Monitor,Web-Http-Tracing,Web-Security,Web-Basic-Auth,Web-Windows-Auth,Web-Filtering,Web-Digest-Auth,Web-Performance,Web-Stat-Compression,Web-Dyn-Compression,Web-Mgmt-Tools,Web-Mgmt-Console,Web-Mgmt-Compat,Web-Metabase,Application-Server,AS-Web-Support,AS-TCP-Port-Sharing,AS-WAS-Support, AS-HTTP-Activation,AS-TCP-Activation,AS-Named-Pipes,AS-Net-Framework,WAS,WAS-Process-Model,WAS-NET-Environment,WAS-Config-APIs,Web-Lgcy-Scripting,Windows-Identity-Foundation,Server-Media-Foundation,Xps-Viewer –Source D:\sources\sxs


Install prerequisites

Make sure you restart and install following

Windows Identity Foundation

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-11-16-26-20.png

Microsoft Identity Extensions

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-09-13-16-21.png

Microsoft Information Protection and Control Client

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-09-13-22-06.png

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Native Client

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-09-13-24-01.png

Microsoft Sync Framework


Microsoft WCF Data Services 5.0


Install Windows Server AppFabric silently

go to the file (WindowsServerAppFabricSetup_x64.exe) directory

cd c:\

.\WindowsServerAppFabricSetup_x64.exe  /i CacheClient”,”CachingService”,”CacheAdmin /gac


Verify AppFabric is being installed by monitoring Users in task manager

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-10-03-10-35.png

Verify installation by checking add remove programs

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-10-03-10-36.png

CU Package 1 for Microsoft AppFabric 1.1 for Windows Server

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-09-21-41-32.png

2. Install SharePoint Server 2013

Now you can install Microsoft SharePoint server 2013. Firstly enter the product key


Accept the terms of the agreement

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-02-22-12.png

After Entering the product key Choose a File Location


Let Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 install……

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-02-30-18.png

After the Installation of SharePoint server Run Configuration Wizard




Choose Yes to start the services


Database Server name should be given.. (Check the Screen Shot)

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-08-21-55.png

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-02-58-39.png

Specify Farm Security Settings (Password)

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-08-26-07.png

I just kept the default Port Number…

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-08-28-01.png


SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-08-31-01.png

Wait till the configuration finishes

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-08-34-43.png

Configuration is Successful

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-09-15-51.png

Now you can connect to SharePoint 2013 Server Administrator Console

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-09-19-39.png

Run Wizard to Configure Farm (Or you can do it by yourself)


Create User account to manage services which is recommended (In this case my existing account is used)


Wait till configuration completes



If you are facing issues in connecting to SQL Server then make sure TCP/IP is enabled in SQL Server Configuration Manager. If you still getting the error then turn off the firewall on SQL server machine (In a scenario where SQL Server and AD is installed in two locations).

SharePoint 2013 [10]-2016-12-12-09-50-44.png

Check Out 

How to Install SharePoint 2013 – Part 01

How to Install SharePoint 2013 – Part 02


One thought on “Install SharePoint 2013 – Part 02

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s