Using Server Core

Command-line tools and other management tools (both local and remote) can be used to manage a machine running Server Core.

The following table lists links to Server Core application development topics. Use these topics for reference if you are developing or migrating a management tool for use on Server Core.

Topic Content
Determining Whether Server Core Is Running Demonstrates how to programmatically determine whether Server Core is running.
Developing for and Migrating Existing Code to Server Core Lists general application development guidelines for developing tools for Server Core.