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Lost all local admin rights on domain joined computer

I'm in an unusual predicament in that there is no account I can use to add local admin rights to a computer with the exception of the Administrator account - which is disabled. On a new domain I'm ...
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Does SOA record need to be updated to alter nameservers

My domain registrar has a top level SOA record for my domain which is unchangeable and two NS records pointing to the default nameservers for the registrar. If I want to update my nameservers do I ...
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VPS Email Setup - Can send but can't receive [closed]

Set my first VPS up yesterday and brought a domain name from 123-reg and got the domain working properly. However today I set up an email account via cPanel. The email account can send out emails but ...
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An Active Directory Domain Controller to the domain … could not be contacted [closed]

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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SSL: Issued SSL for www.domain.com but only works for https://domain.com

Last week about an SSL Certificate issued by RapidSSL and my hosting MediaTemple, you can see the order details at RapidSSL here: http://i.imgur.com/s5XHcPH.jpg And SSL details on my panel at ...
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Must the root domain name be registered when creating a new forest in Active Directory?

When creating a new forest in Active Directory on my domain controller running Windows Server 2012 R2, I was prompted to specify a root domain name. Must the domain name be registered and owned by me? ...
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Moving domain name to new host but same domain needed in old host [closed]

we have a website with domain name as www.abc.com the domain has one global site and 30 country sites urls will look as www.abc.com/global/index.aspx and www.abc.com/uk/index.aspx but now we are ...
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Which policy hides all desktop items?

New accounts on my Windows Server 2012 look like this when logging in for the first time: As you can see, the desktop is empty. It is not, there are in fact files on the desktop, but they are not ...
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Insufficient access when trying to set machine OS attributes when joining Linux server to Active Directory

I am trying to join a Linux server to Active Directory. I want to set OS Name and OS Version attributes upon joining the domain using this command: /usr/bin/net ads join -k -S adserver.example.local ...
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Is it feasible to get rid of a child domain in single AD forest?

I am working in an environment that is single forest, and has two domains (the root local.com domain, and one child domain sub.local.com. The sub.local.com has a lot of users, security groups ...
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Why can't I whois '.google' domains?

I know of only two domains under the TLD google (owned by Google, obviously): nic.google lers.google However, neither of these give valid output when used with whois: $ whois nic.google No whois ...
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How to change Active Directory Forest name

I have an active directory forest that was set up as domain.example.com initially. I want the forest to be example.com and then have domain domain.example.com exist under the forest. Is there an easy ...
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Server 2012 Essentials not seeing PC after upgrade to Windows 10

I have Server 2012 Essentials R2 configured with a regular old domain, and several Windows 8.1 machines joined to this domain. I created a Windows 10 install USB using the Windows 10 Media Creation ...
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Access my server through SSH with the domain (with Cloudflare)

I have this server (44.44.44.44, for instance) running a webserver. I have routed pollnote.com to the server to access my webserver. Everything works fine. To access the server, I added my Public Key ...
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AD DC for domain could not be contacted

We are using samba4 on Debian 8 as a AD DC and isc-dhcp on another Debian 8 machine as a DHCP router. The problem is that if I set dhcp ip on a windows client I can't join the domain. If I add the AD ...
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error code 0x80190194 in wsus windowsupdate.log [closed]

My client doenst show itself in the wsus service. how is this possible? I set everything correct following the microsoft guides. now i got the following warnings in my windowsupdate.log file: EDIT: I ...
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Do I need a DNS in my domain to let my clients find the WSUS server?

I have my WSUS installed on the same system as my Active Directory management. The weird thing is, that when i put a client in the same domain, i find it in my AD but not on my wsus. The client ...
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Unable to change Location in Windows XP when trying to add user

I am trying to add domain users to "Remote Desktop" in Windows XP 32 bit. Problem is I am unable to change location from local pc to domain. Check the following screenshot and you will see location is ...
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Separating test environments

We're utilizing TFS and Hyper-V with SCVMM for our testing environments, but unfortunately we don't have any network separation right now. We had to create our own domain in order to most effectively ...
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SSL Cert for one domain and multiple IPs

I have a question about SSL certs and multiple servers. Question: I have one cert, one domain name and I have many servers that hold my website code. Example.com can point to IPs 192.168.1.1, ...
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Domain & Active Directory Migration [closed]

We just acquired a very small company, what is the best and easiest way to integrate a small domain to our own domain?
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local admin vs domain admin [closed]

I'm working to learn administrative account functions. My questions specifically is a difference between domain and local administrator accounts. When logging into a server or workstation remotely for ...
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Adding a Domain Suffix - safe or bandage solution?

Coming into a new organization with an AD environment that was more or less experimental. We're ready to go all in, but I don't like that the domain was setup with a ".local" suffix, due to the ...
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Create a domain on server to have all users on it + shared SQL Server 2012 [closed]

I'm new to Active Directory Domain Services and to Windows Servers in general. I created a domain on Windows Server 2008 R2 using AD DS and I joined all company's PCs to this domain. Now what I want ...
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Is there any way to restrict user from changing file extensions in Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7?

For example, not allow users to rename abc.doc to abc.jpg? Is there any windows group policy for that? I am not asking file association restriction. If it really can't, is there any group policy to ...
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NT4 domain administrator account - how to specify in smb.conf

I'm a domain administrator for a very old NT4 based network which needs to be taken out back and shot. I had a chat with the colleague who runs the domain, and he wants to move to Samba based NT4 ...
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Installing Domain SSL is not working

I have a Linode Server running Debian 7.5 & Apache2 I have the following files stored in the /etc/ssl/localcerts/ directory: www.test-site.com.key www.test-site.com.csr www.test-site.com.crt ...
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TLD pointing to subdomain of TLD connected to Heroku

I'm trying to point the root of of domain2.com to a subdomain of domain1.com (which is pointing to a Heroku instance). Do I need to run some kind of reverse proxy for this to work? If so, what kind of ...
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Need users to stay connected to the domain even if they temporarily lose Internet connection

We need to join our users to a domain but they are traveling a lot and often get disconnected from the Internet. I read about "offline domain join" to help them join without contacting a DC, but is it ...
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Domain Controller WS2008R2 and Windows10

I'd like to upgrade my five PC clients from Windows 7 to Windows 10, but I won't upgrade my server (Windows Server 2008R2). I will have any issues with the management of the domain? I use very basic ...
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String domain on RDP file not working

I am about to flash 80 HP T620 Thin Clients (TC) which will only be used to launch an RDP file so users can connect to their virtual machines on our Hyper-V environment. In the end, the TCs will be ...
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How to add a subdomain to the exchange server 2013?

I have Exchange Server 2013 which handles our corporate email. The default emails looks like this username@example.com. I need to add a sub domain to the servers so one email can look something like ...
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Do I need a dedicated IP address for each SSL certificate?

I am hosting multiple domains on a single AWS instance. The domains all share the same underlying codebase, but we provide "white label" services on various domains. Each of the domains (foo.com, ...
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Cygwin nested groups

I've got cygwin(latest release) running on a 2012 Windows server and having problems with adding domain grups. I succesfully dealt with domain users adding them to /etc/passwd as needed. For domain ...
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How can i know whether a dmain admin “ever” browsed my computer's files? [closed]

I have a problem and i was hoping for an answer for by all the smart gentlemen around here. I work in a company that contracted with some external IT auditors as "ethical hackers" where they are ...
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ping -a 'myfileserversIP' resolves name of 'mydomaincontroller' which are two different server

Have a strange problem with DNS or Netbios or something: In my Domainenvironment i'm on a domain-joined Windows 7 Client. Trying to do a reverse lookup of the ip of my dedicated fileserver (NetApp ...
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Make active directory available to remote users [closed]

I have an AD filled with test data. I have automated tests that query this AD. I would quite like to be able to run these tests from anywhere, including outside of the domain. I have seen the ...
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IIS Intranet Application using Windows Authentication but accessed by two different local networks

Got stuck in a very strange situation. I am a developer so really not very good in networking. I really need help to figure out the solution if my problem. So, here is my problem, I am working on ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials unable to install using .com, etc. domain suffix

So if I want to install having a .com domain suffix instead of default .local, I can apparently reinstall using a cfg.ini answer file? https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2830511 I know I don't ...
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What causes PC's to be unable to read certain other PC's shared folders even though other devices can read them?

I have a private domain where folders are shared to EVERYONE (temporarily during setup). All PC's can click into any other PC in File Explorer's Network list, but one specific PC can't connect to the ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials .local to .com easy change? Probably hard or not possible though

After installing Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials with a .local suffix, now I read that .local is a big no no... and need to change it from SERVER.MYDOMAIN.local to SERVER.MYDOMAIN.com. Sarching ...
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What permissions are required for a domain user to login to a domain machine?

I have been under the impression that Domain Users should be able to login to a domain joined machine with their domain credentials out of the box and no special permissions needed. I'm running this ...
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Restore an entire virtualized domain to earlier state?

We have set up a lab environment in our office to run various cybersecurity simulations. We are using ESXi 6.0 (VMWare) and we have a domain controller with 3 servers. I know that snapshotting domain ...
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Multiple domains under one IP but direct IP entry shows apache page

I'm hosting around 15 domains under a single IP and everything works fine but when I visit the IP (http://IPaddyHERE) it shows me the apache page. How can I either redirect it to one of my domains or ...
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Solving remote desktop comunication

is there some solution how to allow domain users to log on remotely from any computer on they local domain computers and any computer wich is not in domain to remotely help users. I did enabled ...
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Local User Account Disappeared After Domain Upgrade

I upgraded to server 2012 r2 from 2008 r2 I have all computers in AD The workstations with local logons are losing the local user that i have set up on them... (the admin logon is not disappearing) ...
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How to get list of domains pointed in unique IP

I want to know this is possible that i can get whole domains list which is pointed in unique (same) ip address example: i have ip 000.000.00.00 now i want to get whole ip list which is pointed in ...
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Map subfolder to subdomain in Apache

I am trying to map ugc.domain.com to domain.com/ugc on my website, basically taking the subfolder and putting it in the front (I already did the DNS mapping on Digital Ocean for ugc.domain.com). I ...
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Test Domain Using Existing DNS

Server A, Domain Controller with DNS Server and Exchange 2010 (domainA) Server B, New Server going to add AD DS role for new test domain and Exchange 2013. I want this to be a new domain but i want to ...
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Active Directory 2008 multiple local user accounts

I have installed a new Active Directory 2008 Domain controller into my environment. We are currently running the 2008 AD server as a secondary. The primary AD server is a 2003 Domain Controller. We ...