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Automating installation of the SCOM agent on a linux system

I've been tasked to find out if there is a way to install the scom agent automatically, on freshly spawned amazon instances. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh212686.aspx I'm worried that ...
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Office 365 Mailbox Information

How do I find the following information about a mailbox created in the office 365? Date of creation. Name of administrator who created the mailbox. Thanks,
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Windows Services Error 1053

I'm running Windows 7 and have VirutalBox installed. I have an Ubuntu server running in a VM. I would like this VM to start up with the machine and run as a service in the background. You can launch a ...
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Copy User Mappings for SQL Logins using SQLCMD - MS SQL Server

Is there a way to directly copy the User Mapping from one SQL Server login to another using SQLCMD? In SQL Server Management Studio Object Explorer | (local) | Security | Logins, Right-Click a user ...
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How to setup Microsoft DNS so it does not contribute to DNS amplification attacks

I am using a Microsoft DNS server to host both our internal and external DNS. This means that recursive lookups needs to be turned on, or internal users will not be able to perform DNS queries. ...
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Is it possible to execute Azure automation runbook on Visual Studio?

I am considering about two cases. One is edit runbooks on Visual Studio, then execute them to perform Automation task directly. Another one is that edit runbooks on Visual Studio, then I use ...
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Shadow Copies not growing to maximum

I have a 2008R2 and 2012 servers that has been in production for quite some time, running smoothly - I have never paid attention to VSS. Various volumes with Shares are setup to capture shadows ...
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How to create a Service Connection Point for Exchange (Manually)

I'm being cautious here. Before I remove anything I want to be able to put it back. I'm having issues with a domain joined computer that is using SCP to get exchange autodiscovery information. It's ...
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Tools for deploying MS patches to client computers (W7 + W2008 R2)

Are there any third party tools that will allow you to deploy patches to W7 and W2008R2 client computers over the network? We already have the patches we just need to find a way to deploy them ...
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iscsi disk over 2 TB cant initialized

I have a windows server 2012 x64. I'm free to connect and initialize the disks smaller than 2 TB. I can connect more than 2 TB disk but I can't initialize it? Windows can not determine its size, the ...
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How can I force dnscmd.exe to provide its output in English?

How can I force dnscmd.exe to provide its output in English? I have automation that parses the output of various dnscmd commands, such as dnscmd /info > dnsInfo.txt. I'm using PowerShell to ...
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Need help solving permission error on navision 2013 webservices

I think this question border on both programmers and server admin knowledge so let's hope I choose the correct forum. I need to make an application communicate with Microsoft dynamics 2013 using it's ...
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Failed to run task sequence - 80004005. DNS working though

I seem to be getting a fairly common generic error but with possibly with a slight difference then some of the other problems/answers I have seen. Generally it looks like this is a DNS issue but I am ...
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SCCM 2012 R2: Email / Alert on component status errors

I know that as of SCCM SP1 we are now able to monitor and alert on a few more things in SCCM. We can now alert if there are problems with not only AV / malware alerts but also client and database ...
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Are there any negative side-effects to adding questions to a QA Gate in FIM 2010R2 (without requiring re-registration)?

We recently implemented FIM 2010R2 on our domain, and several users already started registering their answers for the self-service password retrieval feature. We've also recently identified new (and ...
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Potential Microsoft DNS server cache corruption?

I'm in an enterprise environment that has 2 Windows 2008 R2 domain controllers running in native 2008 R2 mode. On these DCs, the DNS service is installed and all Windows (XP,7) clients (~2,000) are ...
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Deploying a Linux RDS VDI on hyper-v. Is it possible?

I am currently running CentOS 6.3 with Linux integration services 3.4 on a Hyper-V VM inside Windows Server 2012. I am trying to deploy this desktop as a VDI Collection in Remote Desktop Services, ...
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Windows Server 2003 ODBC Drivers

I have ran into a problem with Windows Server 2003 and SQL Server 2005 using ODBC Drivers. Here is my following scenario. I have an application that currently uses ODBC System DSN's to connect to a ...
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Is it Safe to “Disable Recursion (also disables forwarders)” in a Standalone Lab?

In a standalone lab is it safe / appropriate to "Disable Recursion (also disables forwarders)"? (With recursion disabled, Microsoft Best Practices Analyzer reports, "The DNS Server must have root ...
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RODC fails to enroll Kerberos certificate but works with the rest

I've a read only domain controller (WS2K8R2) that fails when enrolling the Kerberos PKI Certificate template. However, the rest of the domain controllers works with that template. In fact the ...
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Office 365 - Outlook For Mac Not Authenticating

We have Office 365 (for business) and a few users who want to use O365 apps on their Mac. Outlook is causing a problem when trying to authenticate / authorise the application (before adding the email ...
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Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services user-credentials

Does anyone know how the "user-credentials" string is encoded/encrypted that is used for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services? Thanks. ...
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MS Dynamics slow response when inserting lead record from WSDL

My client uses Microsoft Dynamics CRM. We wrote a basic php try catch script to post a forms values to their CRM. While testing the first submission takes a few seconds to get a response from the ...
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Legacy files, opened in Excel 2010, have missing/hidden data

We've got a client who has 1,000's of excel documents that were created in Excel 2000 (or earlier). Which they still use to this day (Currently on Excel 2010) A few users are experiencing issue with ...
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Microsoft Exchange 2013, IMAP Login fails sometimes

Siuation: I have a script (different server) that log in every 10 minutes in the exchange-server via IMAP. Everytime it fails I get a mail. One time per day it fails with a error that the auth ...
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EAP-TLS MSCHAPv2 Windows Server Certificate Requirements for RADIUS

I am trying to get RADIUS (freeradius) in our Network working, there are still some problems with Microsoft Supplicants which reject the certificate installed on the RADIUS Server There is a ...
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certificate authority service wont start

I have this CA service issue which is not starting hence not issuing any new certificate to my wireless users, when ever we try to start that this comes back with the Bad Key. 0x80090003 (-2146893821) ...
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Win2k8S-R2, IIS FTP 7.5 lost ability to receive files in passive mode

I have a Jenkins build environment which, when complete, uploads the result binaries using Ruby to our FTP server for distribution. Between two builds, from the same slave node, of the same binary ...
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Azure: Could not automatically scale XXXX because monitoring data was not found

I've recently tried turning on the autoscaling feature on one of our cloud computing services, and I was simply unable to activate it. I've attached the settings configuration used to set up scaling ...
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windows storage server 2012 web administration

I needed to build a raid server in house for development. Being in MSDN we chose windows storage server 2012. We set up a storage pool and exercised fails and then re-built the server. I bumped into ...
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Adding new database Server to Existing Exchange 2010 Single Server Env

I currently have an exchange 2010 server that hosts all three roles CAS,HUB, Mailbox Database.. EDGE Role is handled by postini. I want to move the CAS,Hub role to a dedicated server and leave the ...
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Can a File Server resource be brought online if there is no dependency Disk provided in Microsoft Failover Cluster?

We have a Failover cluster having 2 nodes and we have set up a File Server resource which has 3 disks related to 3 File Server resources. I tried to create a new File Server share in that same service ...
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Microsoft Domain Controller, Account lockout polcy not locking out the users?

Just recently i have hardened the Microsoft 2003 domain controller, due to PCI-DSS requirement. I used CIS- cookbook as a guidance. the password threshold policy is set to 3. but as testing when i try ...