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apache redirect to public ip

in a new job they have a problem with dns with split zone, because the web site is allocated in a public ip, they can not go to visit their webpage in the domain i tries to point the www -> to the ...
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How to Setup Exchange Server 2007 SP3 in a Hyper-V 2012 Private Switch Test Environment?

What we want to do I want to setup a private virtual lab on my hyper-v host (HOST). We currently run Exchange Server 2007 SP3 on our email server and plan to upgrade it to Exchange Server 2013. My ...
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DNS not working on AD DC

I am an IT student setting up AD on a small computer lab. The lab's workstations are all connected to a switch, along with a server running Windows Server 2008 R2. I have installed AD DS and DNS on ...
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Preventing Remote Desktop Use for Active Directory Users

Is it possible to restrict the applications that an active directory user can have access to? Specifically is there a way where I can prevent them from using Remote Desktop?
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where Server in Domain save his Site?

I Had problem in Exchange that the mailbox Database was dismounted, Status was service down, I checked in Event viewer what was the problem, and I saw he doesn't find the Site. I remembered: I change ...
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how to allow remote desktop on one computer and deny on another for the same domain user

This is my scenario. I have two servers. First one is the domain controller. 2nd one is the backup domain controller. Both are windows 2008 R2. I want to setup user permissions so that say userX in my ...
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Kerberos service login only possible for 30 minutes after running ktpass.exe

I'm trying to Kerberize an Apache-server, and allow the created server principal to sign on to the Active Directory. I've followed one of the numerous tutorials available online, and it seems to work ...
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Active Directory authentication without Kerberos?

A friend of my has a Linux machine hosting Jenkins and a Windows 2008 Domain Controller. He uses Active Directory authentication in Jenkins and only specified the domain name and domain controller in ...
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How do I fix a non-starting “Microsoft Key Distribution Service”? (not to be confused with Kerberos KDS)

The Microsoft Key Distribution Service is not starting on my DC (kdssvc.dll) and when I look at the event log under Microsoft\Kdssvc, I see the events: Event ID 4001 Group Key Distribution ...
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Winbind/AD: Local users with identical AD usernames

We are getting ready to add Winbind/Samba to some CentOS servers. Identity Management for UNIX is running on our DC, and it's testing well so far. There is one scenario I'm having trouble with, and ...
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How to connect AD Explorer from Sysinternals to Global Catalog

I'm using the sysinternals AD Explorer quite frequently to search and inspect an Active Directory without any big problems. But now i'd like to connect not only to a single AD Server. Instead i like ...
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Active Directory passwords not syncing with Office 365

User passwords set under Active Directory are not syncing with Office 365. i.e. users cannot login to the Office 365 portal with their domain passwords. The Directory Sync tool is installed on a ...
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Linux webfilter with LDAP SSO authentication

I'm looking for a self-made linux proxy/webfilter server and stumbled upon several products. (squidguard, dansguardian, ..) I found Privoxy the most appealing. Now I went searching on the internet for ...
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How do I find new Active Directory accounts that have been made in the last 90 days?

How do i find new Active Directory accounts that have been made in the last 90 days? does anyone know who to do this? I can't figure it out. Thanks in advance.
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Track down source of event 4771: Kerberos pre-authentication failed

Some process on a remote server is generating failed log-on attempts for a specific user account. I want to know what process it is. The account in question started generating these bad password ...
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I'm getting an error trying to add Active Directory Domain Service role to Windows Server 2008 R2

I got a clean installation of Windows Server 2008 Enterprise R2 from my hosting provider. When I try to add a Actice Directory Domain Services role to the server I get a message that the installation ...
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New Windows 2012 R2 Server on SoftLayer - AD DS no _msdcs resource entries created

First - Many thanks to any for their support. I feel I am going slightly crazy. I have created a Virtual Machine on SoftLayer. It is Windows 2012 R2 SE. A vanilla/new install. I want this machine to ...
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Which symbols to avoid when naming AD DS groups?

can somebody point out to the symbols which is better not to use when naming AD DS groups? I want to have some explanations/links to documentation on why those should not be used. For example Windows ...
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LDP SSL Port 636 Works - ldaps:// does not

I am trying to use ldap with ssl on Server 2008 R2. Got it all set and am able to connect using ldp.exe to the domain.name.org port 636 with the ssl checkbox. This is on the local server itself. ...
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Windows Disk Image (sysprep) with multiple domain accounts

I have not a simple problem. I would like to make personalized sysprep (Windows disk image) for more than 50 windows domain account. Suppose I have more than 50 computers with the same parameters, ...
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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 ...
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Using DSCONFIGAD to bind computer objects to a specific OU using a FQ LDAP DN

The DSCONFIGAD utility for OS X has a -OU parameter that allows one to generate and bind computer objects to a specified -OU via a FQ LDAP DN argument. This is taken directly from Apple's DSCONFIGAD ...
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Are my failed password attempts to different domain controllers cumulative?

If I have two domain controllers (DCs) in my environment and two different computers are used to log in to the separate domain controllers, can the password attempts be exceeded? Additionally, does ...
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How exactly does the home folder mapping in 2003 AD work?

I'm trying to troubleshoot an issue with a user's My Documents not being mapped to a network location as it should be. Most of the user have their AD account set to have H as their home folder and ...
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New Domain DC Adds FQDN (including forest) to DNS - Cant Resolve

I added a new domain recently to our AD. It was added using the option to add a new domain to an existing forest. So now we have the original domain.local which is in the forest also called ...
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Can a Windows Domain play along with a Hosted Exchange service?

I'm setting up a computer network for a small (10-20 people) company. They are currently using a Hosted Exchange service they are totally happy with. Other than that, they are starting from scratch ...
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Configure FreeRADIUS with Active Driectory allow specific group of users to authenticate

In order to authenticate WiFi clients I use a FreeRADIUS server configured to check for user credentials in an Active Directory environment. Currently all users with a valid account are authenticated ...
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Reading files on network share from a Windows service (app over tomcat as service)

I have a webapp over tomcat6, which is installed as a service in a WinServer (2008 or 2003r2, don't know for sure, people haven't let me put a hand over it so far). The Tomcat service runs with a ...
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Merging Office 365 users with AD DS?

We have just started to deploy a Hybrid Office 365 Solution and we already had some users who signed up to Office 365 themselves, before we had full access to the domain and enabled DirSync. This has ...
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Email account terminology

I know how to perform basic through to fairly advanced tasks in on-premises and cloud-based Exchange systems but I still sometimes get confused when trying to use the terminology. Here's what I think ...
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Central windows login and access management windows 7 home network [on hold]

I want to configure my home network computers(7) with following One computer which can act as server for all authentication and access management. I know it can be done with Active directory and ...
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A single AD user can't log into a single Mac bound to the domain (DirectoryServices error). How can I resolve this?

On our campus, we have about 60 Macs joined to our Active Directory domain. Most users have no problems logging into Macs, as long as their accounts are configured correctly. However, we have one ...
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Apply Windows Firewall Rule GPO to Computer Group

One of our vendors is requesting that we provide Skype access, which uses specific ports and IPs. In order to facilitate the access, we need to deploy a set of Windows firewall rules. The target ...
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How to create connection between AWS VPC and my PC/LAN?

May be it's little bit odd, but yes i want to make connection between AWS VPC and my PC/LAN, so i can ping any EC2 instance using their Private IP. More Details: I'm using AWS Directory Service(DS) ...
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How to find which templates a GPO are using?

With a Windows 2012 R2 AD domain, we have a Central Store for group policy templates. Over time, a number of unnecessary templates were added to this store (most of them are not used) and it has ...
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IBM Domino Directory Assistance with Active Directory

I have added an Active Directory Entry in the Directory Assistance DB. The command "show xdir" shows the new directory as used. The users from AD can login to the web server. But I don't know how to ...
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Why is my WSUS Server itself appearing in “Unassigned Computers” within the WSUS Console, even though it is in an Active Directory OU?

I have my WSUS linked to Active Directory via group policy. My WSUS server is contained within my "Servers" OU on Active Directory. I have multiple servers in this OU. However once I look at the WSUS ...
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Demoted the Domain Controller and would like to promote again

I have demoted the active Directory server "dc01"--running Windows server 2012 r2--and would like to promote it again. I also didn't make a note of what FSMO roles it held before I demoted it. How ...
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Windows server 2003 MMC has detected an error in snap. It is recommended that you shutdown and restart MMC

I have Windows Server 2003 STD x64 SP2 and I have been installed AD on it. When I try to add computer there is an error message saying: MMC has detected an error in a snap. it is recommended that ...
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External Trust broken

I had a network issue on DomainA.local (switches has to be restarted), issue resolved. logged onto DomainA fine, went to click on mapped drive (located on DomainB.local) no access "There are no login ...
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Apache Subversion with active directory authentication not working

I'm trying to configure Apache Subversion with active directory but the credentials of a domain user are not working. I'm new to Subversion but what I had first was: LoadModule dav_svn_module ...
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error creating MS Exchange distribution list: Active directory response: 00000005: SecErr: DSID-031521D0

We've migrated a client from google apps to an MS Exchange 2010 SP2 on-premise setup. The setup /prepareAD went well, and the software was installed with the Administrator account. We've used the ...
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Can I represent physical rooms in Active Directory?

Given a certain AD user, I want to know what room he is in inside the company. Is it possible to map this relationship in AD? I want to write a software that needs to know the room of the logged in ...
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After reinstalling the Active Directory roles, I cannot see the users and computer objects

I have two Active Directory servers, Server01 and Server02, both of them were in the same domain, both run on Windows 2012 Server R2. Due to some reason, I moved server01 to another office, and I ...
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An Active Directory Domain Controller to the domain … could not be contacted [on hold]

I got this error: Note: This information is intended for a network administrator. If you are not your network's administrator, notify the administrator that you received this information, which has ...
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Updating AD DNS Records Dynamically from Excel Sheet

We have a Microsoft SBS 2011 server at work which handles DHCP and DNS for our company. We have an excel spreadsheet stored in a shared directory on the SBS itself of all the public IP addresses that ...
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I need to find what users where logged on to the network (AD) at a given date and time

I am trying to trace who logged into a server at a given time but the event logs have been deleted for time period I need. Can I get a list of all users logged in to the domain at a specific time?
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AD Replica DC Promotion Stall

I recently inherited infrastructure duties for a small startup I am working with. My traditional role has been development, so bear with me... I was hoping to start off on the right foot, and get ...
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Set Up OpenVPN with Ldap support on CentOS7

We are trying to set up OpenVPN with ldap support via openvpn-auth-ldap on CentOS7. The EPEL repository is not listing openvpn-auth-ldap anymore for CentOS7. For CentOS6, there was a working relase. ...
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Login user picture on domain

How can I change the "user picture" for each indivudal user that is displayed during the logon for Windows Vista, 7, 2008, 2008R2 machines throughout a domain?