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What are the options for a temporary laptop within a work domain?

This is primarily a home laptop, which comes to work once in a while. Does the laptop have to join the domain absolutely, I thought there were different ways of handling this situation. From his ...
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DC/DNS failover with global/common DNS roundrobin

I think I am getting lost in network failover land. I am trying to set up a Windows Domain Controller and DNS, while providing resilients and failover. I have two Domain Controllers and DNS servers. ...
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domain redirection with virtualhost

I have setup a domain, I and I would like to point that domain onto a different webserver. lets say: domain 1: www.test.com on server 1 domain 2: www.test1.com on server 2 I would like to forward ...
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Moving physical server but keeping domain

We're in the process of moving applications from our USA server to our UK based server; They're basically the same platform (LAMP) slightly different versions but not enough to cause too much of an ...
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How to point 2 different domains to 1 IP address (Apache)?

I have two different domain names, which I want to host on the same private hosting I have. I want them to point to the same IP address and yet have different content (of course). How can I do that? ...
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Exchange Server in Workgroup / Small Domain?

For one of the projects I'm working on, the site currently has a workgroup of around 15 PCs (XP/Vista/7- these are employees' own computers) and one file server running Server 2008. They use ...
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Single Exchange 2007 server - two AD domains

CURRENT: single domain, single Exchange 2007 NEW: two domains, single Exchange 2007 Can this be done? Details: Current setup is a single W2k3 domain with a single Exchange 2007 server. We are ...
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Postfix: virtual_alias_maps delivering everything to one user despite new domain

I have a postfix installation handling mail for a couple of domains, for which all mail goes to one real local user (cmb), and I want to add a new domain (let's call it example.org) for a second user, ...
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How to use cPanel/WHM to configure multiple domains (on CentOS VPS)?

I have a managed VPS, running CentOS/cPanel/WHM, with one domain currently running (let's call it testsite.com) on a pair of IPs. I got a second IP pair from my host, and a new domain name, call it ...
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Moving from Windows Server 2000 workgroup to Windows Server 2008 domain

I work in a small office (5 full-time staff and 4 part-time staff). We don't have an IT department of any kind and we have managed to run things pretty will here for a while. All of the computers in ...
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Can a windows 2008 R2 server join a 2003 domain?

I need to upgrade a windows server 2003 machine to at least 2003 R2. I'd like to upgrade it all the way to 2008 R2. I just wanted to verify, 2008 R2 can join 2003 domains right? The other servers are ...
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Fixing typos in user-entered email addresses

We see some typo domains in our mail queue from time to time and I have been thinking of using our internal DNS server to correct these people's mistakes. Some examples from the current mail queue: ...
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Why are domain names occasionally inaccessible?

I could not track down the reason why my domain names occasionally are inaccessible to some visitors. With some I mean some, not everyone. I was working on my website, and at some moment I could not ...
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DNS Nameserver forwarding?

We currently have a number of clients that are pointing their domains at our old nameservers, for this example they are: NS1.OLDDOMAIN.COM NS2.OLDDOMAIN.COM We have moved the server to a new ...
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How can I search Domain Integrated DNS Entries

Example: I have a server named server1.domain.local I have lots of CNAME entries in various forward lookup zones pointed to server1.domain.local I want to decomission server1, and have a new server, ...
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Apache mod-rewrite rule to change subdomain.domain.tld to domain.tld/subdomain

What would the rewrite rule be to change subdomain.domain.tld to domain.tld/subdomain? Or should I look at a VirtualServer directive to take subdomain.domain.tld and serve it from a DocRoot that ...
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Legacy apps requiring administrator privileges on XP

I have a legacy Windows 95 app that needs to be run as an Administrator. This is used by students in a school domain. My predecessor set up a domain administrator account for this purpose and a ...
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What happens if unlink a GPO?

If I have a GPO that contains a handful of settings - let' say, configured to implement WSUS configuration, some random registry entries, some other Control Panel settings etc. If I unlink the ...
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how do I set static routes in windows domain to all computers at once

Setup, its a test lab and we have some odd requirements Windows 2012 Server running AD/DNS/DHCP 500 client machines used w/4 physical network interfaces each 2 interfaces are test resources, ...
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Do I have to own my domain before attempting to connect to my domain controller?

I am in the process of purchasing a domain, but I do not own it yet. I setup my domain controller as internal.domain.com. The problem I'm running into is in connecting my workstations to my domain. ...
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AD server within another network - DNS issues

Here's a quick summary of the environment I support: we have a domain (domain A) that has about 20 client computers. The domain server for this domain and all the clients sit within the network ...
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SBS domain name choice

We are about to set up SBS 2011 at my small company < 10 users. My collaborator wants to name the SBS domain "example.local" . I'm of the opinion we should name the SBS domain "corp.example.com" ...
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What is the best method to determine an account through DNS A record configuration?

I apologize if my description of the problem is unclear. I am working for an online CMS that allows external domains to be used similar to Tumblr or Flavors.me. I noticed both of these services simply ...
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How can I point a Google Sites URL to a different host?

I have a Google Sites partnership with some Premier Edition accounts. Currently, my domain [www.foobar.com] points to a WYSIWYG-managed site "Powered by Google Sites." I want to keep routing my e-mail ...
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Changing Windows Domain UserName

i have a small network thats managed by a windows server 2003 box with active directory and microsoft exchange. I want to rename my username but want to know if anything is going to be affected by it. ...
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2008 DC GPO - “Advanced Audit Policy Configuration” missing?

I'm trying to enable Kerberos Authentication auditing in a GPO for the purpose of sending auth events to an AD-integrated web filter appliance, and the instructions have me enable auditing of the ...
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Postfix - do not list domain example.com in BOTH mydestination and virtual_alias

I have a server with two domains. I get the warning as mentioned in the title: do not list domain example.com in BOTH mydestination and virtual_alias Although I receive the above warning, it works ...
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Simple apache2 redirect from one domain to another

What I want to do is the following: My domain xy.example.com no longer exists. Thus I want to do a simple redirect to the new domain abc.example.com. It should be a redirect, that also works when ...
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trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed

I had a work computer (Windows 7) set up with local login (not domain login). Later I needed to login to the domain. So I made changes to join the domain by right-clicking on My computer and ...
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Unable to access internal network through PfSense WAN port

Our branch office is unable to connect to our internal network for some reason. However we can connect to the branch office domain controller from behind PfSense. The following is our setup: ...
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“The specified domain either does not exist or could not be contacted” when joining a computer the domain

I was trying to join a fresh installed Windows 7 laptop into Windows Server 2003 and after entering the domain username and password, I got the error message The specified domain either does not exist ...
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Will international domain names permit “e=mc2.com” as a domain name?

I'm trying to understand the limitations of International Domain names... can someone explain what I can and can't do? Can I register a neat domain name like e=mc2.com? Are any of these symbols ...
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Run shutdown script on a Domain Server to shut down Windows 2000 servers in a different workgroup?

We have two Windows 2000 servers which run our Cisco Call Manager software. The servers are in a workgroup. We also have one Windows 2000 server running Cisco Unity which is part of our main ...
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Redirect subdomain to subdomain on new domain

I own 2 domains sio-india.org and sio-india.com What i want to do is redirect all the subdomains from 1st domain to 2nd domain. eg. home.sio-india.org to home.sio-india.com but i dont want to ...
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Postfix relay mails from a single domain and IP

we have an Mdaemon server which redirects outbound mails to an external basic Postfix relayer. We have configured firewall rules (in front of postfix server) to accept smtp requests only from the ...
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Use LAN DNS server when unqualified domain names are requested

I'd like to be able to serve unqualified domain names like "pos" or "website" from my DNS server on my LAN and have regular DNS queries like "google.com" be served from my router. On my router, under ...
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amazon ec2 and registered domain 1&1

I have an instance running on Amazon EC2. I need to point my domain example.com at 1und1 to this instance. How do I do this?
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Does SSL also encrypt the DNS address?

If I make an HTTP request to: https://hello.domain.com will the connection also encrypt the domain address (hello.domain.com) ? So that sniffing the traffic still makes it impossible to guess what ...
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Understanding how mailboxes work for domains

I have a client who uses a hosting provider for both their domain and web hosting. They also use Microsoft Exchange Server for their email/calendars/contacts etc (as far as I know this is their own ...
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Naked domain map + Gmail MX Records

I want to map a naked domain (i.e., example.com instead of www.example.com) to my EC2 server. I also have gmail setup on my example.com domain. A few weeks ago I attempted to map this together using ...
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Change the document root of a parked domain?

I have run into a problem which is that my web host doesn't appear offer addon domains. I currently have a domain name pointing to my name servers. I went into cPanel to add an addon domain that ...
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Can all domain users be logged into one local profile?

I need to find a way to have all domain users log into a computer and all use the same local (could be temporary even) profile. In the end, I only want one folder under USERS and I DO NOT want ...
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Domain A to Domain B, CNAME MAPPING

I have an account with NING where i have a social network setup as "networkname.ning.com" and i have a domain from netfirms www.somedomain.com. My problem is that the ning network is telling me that i ...
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How to configure dns server for new server

Scenario: I've purchased a new server with ABC company. In return they've given me two IP Address e.g (10.10.1.1, 20.20.1.1) I've already a domain (www.example.com) working with a different company ...
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workgroup and domain should not be on the same network?

"A workgroup and domain should not be on the same network if it is then you have a problem. (Don't tell me any reson why a WG and DM should be on same network I don't care!)" Why? What are the CONs ...
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Add a subdomain that is hosted elsewhere

I am quite inexperienced with DNS, so this might be simple. Our main domain foo.com is hosted at provider A. Now, we would like to host bar.foo.com at some other provider B - they have the domain ...
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Multiple Domains on a Single Server

Is it possible to have Multiple domains setup on a single server? I have a 3rd party app that can distinguish users by domain and user name. I would like some way to segment my users. To do that I ...
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RDP Connectivity to Windows Server 2003 Servers Intermittently Lost After Date Changes

Connectivity via RDP to our Microsoft Windows Server 2003 web and database servers unpredictably drops at varying points after we change the server dates. It usually occurs when we leave the server ...
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How to update domain password cache over vpn

I have a machine that connects to a domain over a VPN, however it hasn't connected for months and has an old domain password (that I have forgotten) cached on it and won't let me log in to the box ...
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XP Leave Windows Domain

I've left a firm with a windows domain. They'll give me the development machine I used on their domain if I contract for them, but they don't want me to log into the domain, because they don't have ...