How to run SharePoint 2016 Configuration Wizard?  Are you familiar with SharePoint 2013? If so this is not difficult at all.

Got to Central Administration and you will find link for SharePoint Configuration Wizard


Running SharePoint 2016 Configuration Wizard

Select the service account for SharePoint 2016 

Running SharePoint 2016 configuration wizard and select service account

Running SharePoint 2016 configuration wizard and select service account


Select the service Applications 


Select SharePoint 2016 services


Once you select all the services, click next to compete the task.



How to Install SharePoint 2016. If your familiar installing previous version of SharePoint, this should not be hard.  Make sure all the pre-requests are installed and your server got all the updates.

  1. Download the installation file and run setup


2. Run the configuration wizard


3. Create a new server farm or connect to existing environment. I am installing SharePoint 2016 in sandbox and I select create a new server farm


4. Specify the Database name


5.  In SharePoint 2016 we can specify the server roll during the installation. In this case, I am using single server farm


6. Verify your settings and click next to complete the installation



7. Wait until all the files get installed and your ready to use SharePoint 2016