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Forcing Remote Desktop to listen on an adapter on Server Core

I appear to have the problem described here: "After cloning and syspreping [...] VMs running Windows [...], I was not able to connect to the cloned servers by Remote Desktop. After troubleshooting ...
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1answer
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What else does “netsh int ip reset” do?

According to this KB article when you run the "netsh int ip reset" command, all it does is to reset the content of two registry keys: SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters\ ...
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Unexplained Packets being dropped

I have two servers one sending large amounts of data to the other, we are noticing that one server is sending data to the other but the receiving server is missing some of the data or packets. I am ...
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routing internet via WLAN, but still connect to local LAN

I have 5 computers which are normally connected to an LAN, which is connected to internet access. However, rarely the internet provider has a fault and this causes the LAN to lose internet ...
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2answers
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What is my NIC ID?

I need to get my NIC ID for a temporarily software license to be generated for me. How should I find my NIC ID? I have found contradictory information on the web. Some suggested that I run ...
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0answers
586 views

NIC Teaming , Multi-Homed, Active/Passive

I'm fairly new to NIC Teaming.. So I apologize if I’m not making any sense while describing this. I’ve, of course, set up plenty of simple Active/Active NIC teams for our servers without any issues ...
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I have a WinXP machine with 2 ethernet ports. One is connected to a LAN, another is connected to a WAN. How do I make this work? [closed]

I have a WinXP machine which has 2 ethernet ports. The information I've found indicates that the first nic in the advanced settings list is the one that receives all traffic. I'd like to configure ...
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1answer
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Sharing internet connection on Windows XP with 2 NIC's and seperate networks

This is the basic setup. The goal is to get Host 2 to use Host 1's second NIC to connect to the internet without using any special routing software or anything on Host 1. What I can do: Configure ...
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2answers
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How to assign two IP addresses (one DHCP, one static) to a NIC using WMI?

Found question and great answer: WMI and adding Multiple IP Addresses? However this only explains how to add multiple static IP addresses. I am looking how to configure a dynamic (DHCP) and at least ...
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1answer
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Precise Method of Failure Detection with Intel's Adapter Fault Tolerance NIC Teaming in Windows Server 2008 R2

What are the details of the method(s) that Intel Adapter Fault Tolerance (AFT) uses for the detection of failed links in Windows Server 2008 R2?
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Dual NIC internet access

Q1. If a computer had two NICs, lets say windows, on which interface would HTTP traffic (or any for that matter) go out on. Not sure how the routes table would look like. Q2. If one of the NICs ...
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Dedicate a NIC to a Virtualbox VM

On a machine with multiple NICs, running either Windows or Linux, is it possible to dedicate a NIC to a VM such that the host won't even try to use it for itself? I suspect it isn't even possible but ...
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3answers
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Missing NIC and USB devices

Coming into work today, I've found we have a few different computers (different companies/networks/OS versions - all windows based) that are all having the same issue. 1) Network NIC is not able to ...
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2answers
609 views

tool for switching NIC status on off on windows

is there a tool that can turn on/off (enable, disable) an NIC interface on windows OS? thanks in advance.
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Need a script to add a second IP address to a Windows machine

Does anyone know how to create a .reg registry script that will add a second IP address to a machine that is called 127.0.0.2 ? Here is the "manual" method: Go to the Control Panel > Network ...
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2answers
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How to change the duplex of a NIC remotely on windows?

I want to change remotely on windows xp the speed/duplex of a NIC. I try with mmc, netsh but without result. I have to log me in with rdp to change the duplex, or remotely search in the registry and ...
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6answers
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How do I point my browser to a specific NIC on my machine

I am on a local area network that has no external access to the internet. However I have been tasked to find a way to allow certain machines to access the web (HTTP, HTTPS, etc) via a wireless card ...
3
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2answers
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“System cannot find the file specified” trying to reinstall network driver

After uninstalling Symantec Enpoint Protection (manually) one computer (Windows XP) has an inoperative NIC; it shows up in device manager as conflicted. I tried doing a windows repair from CD, which ...
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Multiple IP addresses per NIC

How can I have multiple IP addresses assigned to a single NIC? I remember doing this on Unix way back when. Can it be done on Windows?