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Another unknown domain added A record of my IP

I have a domain on GoDaddy and a VPS on DigitalOcean (Ubuntu 14.04 with nginx if that helps). Today I noticed that an unknown domain has added A record pointing to my IP Address on DigitalOcean. All ...
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Server 2008 R2 permissions not working

First of all: i posted this yesterday but put in the wrong email so I can't access it again. I am configuring a 2008 R2 server for learning experience. The problem I'm having is the following: ...
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Question about Domain Forwarding [beginner]

Just a quick beginner's question here. I have a webapp located at domainxyz.com, and it generates short URLs for long posts automatically - so rather than visit domainxyz.com/reallylongpostnamehere I ...
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Will forwarding my abc.com url to www.abc.com break the mx records for '@' root?

I have a website, which uses cname for its www.abc.com hosting. I am also using zoho mail service, so the root '@' mx record points to the zoho servers. I want to use the cname for the "abc.com" ...
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How to set up server/domain name correctly in hosts file with HTTPS [closed]

I am trying to setup a local network and I am using these kind of types of network. Main server which connects to internet with static IP Second computer connected to first one locally with address ...
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Using “Active Directory Users and Computers” for a different domain

How can I manage a domain with the "Active Directory Users and Computers" from a computer that is not on that domain? I realize I'll need some domain admin (or less) credentials, but that's fine. I ...
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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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Is it possible to redirect a virtual directory to another server but on the same domain?

I have huge problems with IE P3P policy and reporting services. The problem is, our web application runs on the domain https://www.companyname.com more exactly on in the virtual directory ...
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Cannot join client to domain (non virtual, DNS issue)

I'm running Windows Server 2012 R2 and have a Windows 7 Professional Laptop (non virtual, all physical) that I cannot join to the domain I created. I am trying to join the Windows 7 client to my ...
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Is 'co.uk' a top level domain? [closed]

Is the combination co.uk considered to be a top level domain, or is co.uk considered to be a subdomain of uk? If it is the latter, is the .uk domain owned and operated by the same group that owns ...
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Skip new Windows 7 user selection and go to login prompt

We've begun our migration to windows 7 and we ran into an interesting issue. When we hit "CTRL+ALT+DEL" we are brought to the "User selection Screen". Normally, this screen will have an icon for every ...
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How to mask one of my domains to another? [duplicate]

I want one of my domains (freelawofattractioncourse.com) to point to another site of mine (http://katievb.com/freecourse) without causing the URL to change in the address bar. In other words, when a ...
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Webmin - Disallow access by IP [closed]

I have installed a Webmin instance. I can access by both domain:port and ip:port. Is there any way to restrict access to an specific domain name and disallow direct access by IP?
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Can't reach network share

Masters, We have a weird problem, and i have no more hair..need ideas... Structure: Company-1 So we have two Windows 2012 server. - Server A is the DC - Server B is hold some share. ...
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Does my small network need a domain name?

My question is simple: does a small network need a domain name or do I just leave it empty? Here is the information on what is happening: I have a small network (30+ machines) that includes windows, ...
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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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How to configure Separate Domain registrar, Web host and Email host settings? [duplicate]

Let's say we have a domain example.com Domain registrar : NAME.COM Web Host : IPAGE.COM Email Host : GMAIL (Google Apps) My understanding is that: I should add MX records to use Gmail (clear) I ...
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Move application servers from one domain to another

I have built a new domain and created a trust between the new domain and old domain. I have migrated the users and PCs but have yet to move the servers. Does anyone have any suggestions as to the ...
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Is there anything wrong with adding a computer to AD before joining the computer to domain?

I've always been taught to stage a domain join: Add the computer to the domain (via AD Users and Computers), in the right area, and then join it. Is there anything wrong with that?
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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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How to remove any remnants of NT from your windows domain?

Even though our domain has been renamed to company.com there still seems to be remnants of COMPANY_NT in different places. For instance, in remote desktop the domain still displays as "COMPANY_NT" and ...
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Can't join a domain from 1 PC (others work)

I have a PC which is essential to the business as it runs our ironically named label system 'NiceLabel'. However since a colleague was too impatient to restart the machine when joining the PC to the ...
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POSTFIX only receive email if server hostname is included in email address

I have this situation: postix/sasl/dovecot I recently added dovecot and sasl and i can only receive email to postfix if i use this email format: user@serverhostname.domain.com If i use desired ...
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www.example.com vs example.com?

The website I built my girlfriend is not resolving on her Mac when she types www in before the domain name. Is it her browser or do I need to set up a www redirect somewhere?
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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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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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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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Linux Authentication by Active Directory without joining to domain

I have a Win 2008 AD based network. I want to setup a few boxes with dual boot Win/Linux. How can I achieve to authenticate the users with existing AD in Linux? All solutions - I have found yet - ...
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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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Can I detect authenticated domain users in IIS / ASP.NET without prompting everyone else for credentials?

I am updating an old ASP .NET 3.5 webforms application which uses forms authentication. The requirement is that it needs to automatically log in authenticated domain users whilst still allowing ...
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Unable to Join Windows 8.1 Pro Clients to domain on windows server 2003

I have several Windows 8.1 Pro machines which will not join our domain on Windows Server 2003. These are brand new machines which were deployed at the same time as several others which DID join the ...
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Is it possible to change the postfix message-id?

Is it possible to change the message-id in postfix? If I send Mails over an Java-Application I get the following message-id: ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How do I find Windows Server Domain Name workstation belongs to by IP address in local network?

Company workstations belong to several domains and I have to find out exact Workstation domain by workstation IP. Is it possible from command line or do I have to call an administrator ? Thank you ...
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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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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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Scaling Multiple SSL Domains on Multiple EC2 instances in AWS ELB

I'm setting up server that will host multiple SSL domains across a wide range of load balanced EC2 instances and being a programmer who really sucks at network/infrastructure stuff I had some ...