Windows 8 (and Windows 8.1) – allows for RSAT (Remote Server Administration Tools) just like the previous versions of Windows for remote management of Server 2012 – however you need to reveal or show it.
By default however – this is hidden from the Metro Title menu and you have to enable it – follow the quick guide below to show the Administrative Tools in Windows 8.
- Open the Start screen.
- Hit Windows Key+C to bring up the charms bar.
- Click Settings on the right charms bar.
- Click Tiles.
- Click the Show Administrative Tools