[Solved] Setup sharepoint 2016 standalone server configuration fail

Setup sharepoint 2016 standalone fail, the configuration wizard said “the specified user is a local account local accounts should only be used in standalone mode”, below command can fix it

New-SPConfigurationDatabase –DatabaseName SharePoint_Config –DatabaseServer <server> –AdministrationContentDatabaseName SharePoint_Content –Passphrase (ConvertTo-SecureString <password> –AsPlaintext –Force) –FarmCredentials (Get-Credential) -localserverrole SingleServerFarm

Make sure you has no error from the above command before you run the configuration wizard again, select “connect to farm” to finish the setup of sp2016

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