1
vote
1answer
45 views

Windows Server 2008 TCP connections limit

I run my own game server made in .net 4.5 on a Windows Web Server 2008 VPS. I have done some research on a problem I have. My app doesn't accept clients, if there are already 1000 clients connected. ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Why AD DS user is able to write to ADLDS(ADAM) container(user is neither imported nor added as foreignsecurityprincipal)?PS/dsacls cmd to fix it-DENY

I have installed 'AD LDS' instance on one of my windows server 2012 which is part of a domain. I brought few users (windows security principals to 'AD LDS') as 'ForeignSecurityPrincipals' from AD DS ...
1
vote
1answer
63 views

Assigning static ports in windows

I am having an issue with a port needed by an application sometimes being taken by another application, I have added the following to the registry assuming this will exclude the port from the ...
1
vote
0answers
122 views

adamsync.exe /sync is failing with “Naming Violation”

I am trying to synchronize my AD LDS instance (localhost:50006) with AD DS entries (basically trying to get user and computer accounts from AD DS so that I can use windows security principals in my ...
0
votes
0answers
48 views

scurity tab is missing in ADSI Edit for AD Lightweigh Service instancess. (authorizing users in AD LDS)

I am new to AD LDS. I have installed AD LDS instance in my Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012 servers as I want to you use AD LDS instance for directory services for my app. I am able to install the ...
1
vote
1answer
159 views

Can a windows service running with network service or local system account, updated active directory container?

I have two windows services (one running as network service and the other as local system) - because of some architecture reasons these cannot run under domain user account. And there will be a store ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

Are there any opensource/free tools to build cloud based file storage? [closed]

I have around 50 windows machines. They are used for some computing works, which are running some in-house .NET applications. Each of them has 1Tb hard drive. I would like to utilize unused spaces on ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

DCOM Server - Identity / Problems with network access

I have an old DCOM Server (proxy is probably written in .Net 1.1), which i migrated to W2K8 Server (from 2003 Server). I found out, that the proxy .exe and the process which it communicates on the ...
1
vote
0answers
33 views

Intermittent, successful reads between .Net application on Windows 2008 to an Isilon over SMB2 taking 30 seconds

We have a .Net 2.0 application that reads files off an Isilon share using SMB2. Normally, we have sub-second performance. Between 0 and 2% of the requests, take 30 seconds. The problem appears to ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Software not recognizing .NET 4.5 on Windows Server 2012

I've just set up a new Windows Server 2012. I haven't installed any other Software or Roles yet. The first thing I wanted to install is a sowtware which needs to have .NET 4.5 installed. The Problem ...
1
vote
0answers
51 views

Why doesn't Windows Application Log include Exception Message?

I'm a developer visiting from the SO side. I figured this question pertained more here, though I'm not sure. What's happening is, I have a Windows Service application that starts a few threads. One ...
0
votes
2answers
138 views

0kb file in system32 cannot be deleted on windows server 2008

I am trying to install the .NET framework 4.0 on my Windows Server 2008 R2. I had it installed before, but for some other reason I uninstalled and now wan't to reinstall it. My problem is, there is a ...
1
vote
1answer
151 views

Installing Managed DirectX 9 on Win8

As part of a project I'm involved in, we're installing DirectX9 (including managed DirectX) components as part of our installation software. Before installing the DirectX we're installing .NET4. When ...
4
votes
5answers
6k views

Unable to install .net 3.5 on Windows server 2012

I am trying to install .Net 3.5 on Windows server 2012 and it constantly keeps failing. I am using "Add or remove features" and my internet is already there. I've read that if alternate source ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Getting Windows 2003 server updated to run .Net 3.5

I need to install .NET Framework 3.5 on a Windows 2003 Server. This is server has 'just been running' for several years with no updates. It appears it is not even on SP1. I have Googled, but found no ...
1
vote
0answers
97 views

processor queue length high iis server .net windows intel

I have a 2 core server (2 x 2.66 GHZ INTEL Xeon) w/ 8 GM Ram and 50 GB 15,000 RPM HDD space. This is a VM running w/ VM ware and is running Microsoft Server 2008R2. We have had some performance issues ...
1
vote
0answers
132 views

.NET not processing an XML file in IIS

We have 2 servers, 1 already configured with .net which works fine and a new one which appears to be configured the same but when I open an xml page in Internet Explorer it complains about the <% ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Windows 7 .NET 3.5.1 - 2.0 Slightly Corrupted, How to Repair?

My Windows 7 included .NET installation (3.5 to 2.0) appears very slightly and particularly corrupted and I am trying to fix it without reinstalling Windows or trying to revert to backups. Everything ...
2
votes
1answer
36 views

Removal or Update of .NET on Win2003 Server

G'day, A two pronged question for you all... Here at work, we've prematurely put .NET 3.5 on our production server (Win 2003, which previously it had no .NET at all). Ever since, every time we ...
0
votes
1answer
592 views

Error when sending email via outlook, Does this require a server application?

Requirement: My application has a requirement to send emails via outlook. I could accomplish this using Outlook = Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook; The application works fine on development ...
2
votes
2answers
6k views

Windows Services don't automatically start after reboot?

We've got some Windows services written in .NET. They start fine manually within the services mmc, but despite being set to Automatic, they never start when powering on (or rebooting) the machine. ...
0
votes
1answer
243 views

apache mod_proxy… windows 2008 IIS 7.0 docroot nfs export not working

Gents, Unfortunately, I've lost any windows knowledge (if i ever had any)... We have to mount an nfs export to be served from a few IIS domUs. Our "developers" wrote this beautiful "thing" that ...
0
votes
1answer
232 views

W2k8, Sybase Driver, Permissions

Trying to get a .net (32bit) app running on a Windows 2008 server. My experience in the Windows world is quite limited... Is this related to the Full/Medium trust settings? Windows error logging ...
0
votes
1answer
476 views

C#, WebClient and Windows Server 2008

I have a big problem with WebClient class on Windows Server 2008. I have small code that downloads data from web using WebClient.DownloadFile/DownloadData method. Everything works ok on Windows 2003 ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

A require a server hosting package that would be suitable for several .net managed applications, accessed only by me

I currently run a server at home consisting of SQL Server 2008 .net Framework 2010 VPN Connection ASP.net Web Services running around 5-6 applications supporting a financial trading system that i ...
2
votes
2answers
105 views

Keeping a Secret

I have a .NET Windows Service that needs to store a secret on the machine and protect that secret from local system administrators. It is OK if domain admins have access. This secret is not user ...
1
vote
2answers
209 views

Options for sessions handling in IIS

What options are there for session handling with a modern .NET IIS Web architecture? I understand that IIS' native session support loses sessions upon restart. Furthermore, Microsoft recommends ...
1
vote
2answers
184 views

How to list available ADSI (Active Directory Service Interfaces) service providers?

How can I list available ADSI (Active Directory Service Interfaces) service providers? On StackOverflow no one knows, so they advised me to ask here.
1
vote
6answers
141 views

Would requiring .Net 4.0 act as a bar to adopting our software in a corporate environment?

We are developing a software product in .Net targeting large corporations. The product has both server and desktop client components. We anticipate that our product will be used by a small subset of ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

Why do nmap -p <port> and nmap -A scans show different results?

I have a C# application that I've written that listens on port 789. It is running on a Windows XP Professional computer. Running netstat -an | find "789" TCP 0.0.0.0:789 0.0.0.0:0 ...
0
votes
1answer
204 views

Running .net application over a network

I need some advice please. I need to enable a .Net application to run over a network share, the problem is that this will be on clients network shares and so the path will not be identical. I've had ...
1
vote
1answer
248 views

Can't Install .NET 3.0 or 3.5 on Windows Server 2003 PLEASE HELP!

I'm having difficulty installing .NET 3.0 and 3.5 on my Virtual Dedicated Server with Windows Server 2003. I get this error every time: http://img402.imageshack.us/i/net30setuperror.jpg/ please help!
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Solution for running a 32 bit DLL in a 64 bit process or vise versa

I am running windows vista business 64 bit. I have a web service that was written in .NET using C#. I also have a client-side script on a web page that communicates with the web service. This is a ...
0
votes
3answers
123 views

Opening a Port tcp and telnet

I have windows server 2008 and want to open a port say 2342 for tcp and telnet access i have added a firewall exception create rule but when connecting to it returned "Connection Refused" error in ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to debug a website while running IIS 7?

I am running iis7 on my windows machine for testing purposes. Now I need to have access to the debugger so when something happens I can walk through it. Yet when I put debug lines on my site nothing ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Is it possible to force a C# application compiled with the “Any” architecture tag to run as a 32 bit application on 64 bit windows?

I have a .Net application, compiled with the "Any" flag set for the architecture type. I am wondering if it is possible to force the application to run as a 32 bit application, on a(any) 64 bit ...
6
votes
3answers
784 views

Vanilla Windows vs Windows Server

I probably should have asked this question a LONG time ago and I expect to be laughed out of this forum, but I NEED find the answer to this seemingly rudimentary question... If I intend to host a ...
1
vote
2answers
161 views

Versions of .net framework in Windows

I am performing a small feasibly test before building my app. Currently I have several options. The first includes building an application that combines silverlight and activex. Now activex can work ...
3
votes
5answers
1k views

Opening an Excel spread sheet in .NET on a x64 system

I can't open an Excel spread sheet with .NET on an x64 server using the following connection string "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0; Data Source=" + filePath + "; Extended Properties=Excel 8.0;" I ...
5
votes
3answers
1k views

ASP.NET MVC shared web hosting recommendations? (Alternatively, good Windows VPS providers?) [closed]

I am looking to deploy a small, low traffic website I've built using ASP.NET MVC that just allows it's users to fill out a form and upload a file (.doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt). The administration side of ...
2
votes
4answers
1k views

How to run .NET and SQL Server in USB thumbdrive?

Is there a way to install .NET on a USB drive, pop it into a machine and get .NET working without actually installing it on a client's local machine? I am also trying to figure out how to do the same ...