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VNC unattended Server (No user Interaction)

I worked on a proof on concept a while ago.... whereby I managed to get VNC going in full "unattended" mode... I.e. The VNC Server dials into the viewer... which is running in Listening mode. The ...
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Ubuntu server 13.10: Installing and running Archipel from deb packages

I am setting up a server to host virtual machines based on Ubuntu Saucy. The decision was to use Archipel for remote administration. Installation of ejabber and Web Client UI went smoothly. For the ...
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I can't connect to mysql on a remote server

I'm trying to connect from an Ubuntu server to a RHEL6 server using mysql. I've tried telneting into the server as well as trying to connect with mysql. I've tried commenting out the bind-address but ...
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MySQL Workbench sends computer name with login not IP

I am attempting to connect MySQLWorkbench to a remote MySQL Server. The server has granted access to user@IPAddress However, when I try to connect MySQLWorkbench, it sends user@computername ...
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Dell Poweredge 2650 RAC Issue

I just got a second hand Dell Poweredge 2650 and its working fine. I can access the embedded remote access controller via the Racadm.exe tool (Under wine) but the web based version of it (Which I ...
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Saltstack: is it possible to forbid certain commands when using cmd.run?

Let's say I have a salt-master and decide to run some arbitrary command in all my minions. But because I had a bad night, I was robbed on my way to work, my boss yelled at me for being late and my ...
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Mouse cursor on vps win server 2012 R2 not working

i have server with hyper-v manager on network (Windows server 2012). But after installing i can't click nowhere, the keyboard works but the mouse is not. Google did not tell me anything. The mouse ...
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Computer management, Access denied only on win XP VMs

This may take a few lines to setup, so bear with me. My company runs vmware, mix of win xp and win 7 VMs. My tech group have admin rights throughout the domain. We're having some scanning issues ...
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Create tunnel from PC1 to PC2 allowing PC2 to then connect back to PC1 via SSH without Port Forwarding

I'm looking to offer a Linux remote support service, to PC's which are mostly behind home NAT routers which don't have any ports forwarded. I want to be able to connect to those PC's by SSH upon ...
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Manage client workstations with Remote Powershell via SSL

I am looking for a solution to remotely manage around 100 workstations. I will be connecting to these systems to complete several local system tasks. (3rd party updates, security auditing, incident ...
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Accessing mysql DB remotely

I became in charge of a legacy website, which was written by someone else that is now not available, and has no CMS - just pure php and html. It's not written very well, but that's my problem... Some ...
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How to restore server's connection while doing some network setting wrong? [closed]

I do server setting from remote usually, but sometimes things went wrong, the server can't be connected from network anymore. I've been disconnected from server with ip changing, firewall setting, ...
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Can I replicate Remote Control feature in Windows Server 2012 somehow?

Is there any replacement for the Remote Control functionality that used to be in Windows Server 2008 R2 that was removed from Windows Server 2012? Remote Control means the feature when you go to the ...
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possible to use a monitoring computer remotely and disconnect from it without closing the login screen? [closed]

I have one Computer which is just running one application to monitor our server data. This Computer will only be used for this purpose and I will if there is a manageable possible solution unplug ...
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How to rejoin domain when trust relationship is lost

I have a number of virtual machines which have snapshots applied by using a PowerShell script. Occasionally, the virtual machines lose their "trust relationship" with the domain. This breaks the ...
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remote shell to and from server core. So I can “dir”

What are the prerequisites for \\serverNameOrServerAddress\C$ to work in Cmd? So I can catch a file for my firewall in server core.
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Can't connect to MySQL server error (61)

I use Sequel Pro as a remote MySQL client. Today I tried to connect to my server with these settings: I get this error message when I click connect: I don't understand how only a few days ago ...
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ssh: “Access denied by PAM account configuration” for one non-root user but not another

On a VM I am initializing I am able to log in as one non-root user (admin) but not another (tbbscraper) over SSH with public key authentication. The only error message I can find in any log file is ...
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Shutting down a Windows Workstation Remotely (from Linux)

I have a system comprised of, let's say 10 Windows 7 Professional workstations, joined to a domain. As part of an "emergency" system shutdown procedure, I'd like a mechanism of triggering a remote ...
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hp ilo “remote console undefined”

After upgrading my server (HP DL360p Gen8) to the latest ILO 4.30 I have such error What should I do and how to fix my problem? I do not have physical access to my server and so now I have no ...
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Remote administration in datacenters [closed]

Given that running a data center presumably requires BIOS level access to each server, which protocols (hardware & software) are most commonly used? I understand that KVM switches are fairly ...
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Ansible playbook to upload and execute a python script

My playbook is as below: - hosts : mygroup user : user sudo : yes tasks : - name : Copy script copy : 'src=/home/user/Scripts/logchecker.py dest=/opt/root2/logchecker.py owner=root ...
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Remote Management (VNC-style) without Port Forwarding [closed]

Is there a way of setting up a VNC-style server (RDP would do as well) on machines behind NATs, and have access to them? Should be technically possible by having outgoing connections from the NATed ...
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file link access via email

we have a server where an application is hosted. in our current configuration, our web server (IBM HTTPD) redirects all its requests to the application server (WAS). Now, we want to access a file ...
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Server 2008 R2 - Remote Desktop Users Group resetting members to SIDS

Server 2008 R2 server that several users in the domain (non-domain admins) need to be able to remote to -- added them to a security group in AD ("HPS-BS"), added that security group to Local group of ...
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VNC ports on virtual machines

On Ubuntu 12.04 I use VNC to connect to KVM guests. How can I change the port those use? By default they use port 5900 and increment to 5901 and so on.
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Remotely unlock Hardware disk encryption

I am setting up a remote server at a collocation for a client and their primary request is that the data be encrypted beyond the boot partition. The main system will be in a dm-crypt LUKS container on ...
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Should I add my user account to local admin group to manage remote Windows hosts? (Server 2012)

I have setup a few Windows Server 2012 VMs and am experimenting with my first Core install. I intend to manage these servers with Server Manager and PowerShell. As I understand it, I either need to ...
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Hardware to send a restart signal to a desktop motherboard

Have a cluster of desktop computers that are used to process data. Sometimes they crash and it would be nice of we could send a signal to the motherboards on them to restart the machine if we stop ...
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Windows Remote WMI

i want to manage my Windows Server 2012 remotly via Server Manager and the MySQL installation via MySQL Workbench 6. Now i got serval problems. The first one is that i cant get remote WMI access to ...
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Automatic assignment of remote desktop

Is there a way to direct the user automatically to his own PC when Remote Desktop is launched (rather than having the user type in the PC name), other than use pre-saved rdp files? The situation is ...
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Remotely access OSX

I have an offsite graphic designer that is having issues getting much work done because her 3Mbps Internet connection is too slow to work with large files. If this was Windows, I'd just create a VM ...
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(ssh tunnel?) Access remote server with private IP through a *DIFFERENT* server with public IP

Let's assume the following hosts: localhost : my laptop remoteserver : a server with a public IP which runs a SSH server. private.remoteserver : a server with a private IP which is only accessible ...
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Target name resolution error when Hyper-V 2012 server is managed remotely

I have just set up a new Hyper-V 2012 Server and connected it to the domain. I attempted to follow the Microsoft documentation to allow remote management via server manager. I enabled remote ...
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PsExec :: Access Denied

I am working on PsExec but i get error as "Access Denied " Firewall is disabled on both machine. Ports are also open at both machine. C:\PSTOOLS>PsExec \\192.168.1.232 -u Administrator ...
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what's the best software to remote control winodws server 2012? [closed]

I have a windows server 2012 with his own AD domain. I have to manage it from remote, what free software would u advice me ? between me and the server there are 2 firewall with nat. I don't want ...
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Centos SSH Access- Changed the SSH port now I cant access server

I think I just screwed up - I changed my VPS's SSH access port from 5252 to 48001, now I cannot login. I changed it in the IPtables(/etc/sysconfig/iptables), I literally just changed the port number ...
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Migrating server from RHEL 5.5 to Centos 6.4 remotely

We are planning to wipe our RHEL 5 HP ProLiant DL360p Gen8 server and put CentOS 6.4 on it. However, there are two major issues that may make the install different than normal: The server is in ...
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VPN Server on Windows Server 2008 Ent

I'm creating a VPN Server on a 2008 Box I have but client connection hangs on Verifying Username and Password then provides error 800. Firewall is ruled out as I disabled it to test it and it can ...
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Powershell remoting and SPNs

I'm attempting to configure powershell remoting on a newly built server and am confused about something. Specifically, the WSMan listener is configured to use port 5985, but when I add the SPN ...
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Accessing remote mysql instance for replica set creation

I'm trying to create a replica set. I have mysql running on the server which will act as my master. However, I'm unable to access that server instance remotely. I have tried all possible ...
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winexe + how winexe perform login to remote machine by which protocol

When I run the winexe tool in order to remote executes commands on WIN systems from Linux Which protocol winexe tool used ? Not clearly from winexe doc how winexe works ( ssh protocol or RDP …etc ) ...
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run winexe on linux in order to exe CLI commands on WIN server ( workgroup server )

winexe is tool that can execute commands on WIN machines from Linux servers winexe syntax should be as the following: winexe -U [Domain/]User%Password //host command Because I have windows 7 ...
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Looking to remote access from other mac machine [closed]

I have laptop with ubuntu 13.04. I want to access other machine display which is mac-mini. I am trying to get output via remote desktop access but I have no idea about it. Kindly give your opinion. ...
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Remote access to phpmyadmin from computer belongs to same LAN

I have setup the myphpadmin on my CentOS 6.4 recently. I can access and login to the myphpadmin on my localhost. However, when I type http://[hostipaddr]/phpmyadmin on my other computer in the same ...
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Good way to run commands on remote computer without its own public-facing IP address (Linux Centos) [closed]

Have a few computers running Linux Centos 6.4. They are connected to an unmanaged switch, which in turn, is connected to a router (Verzion Fios issue). What is a good way to "log in" to one of the ...
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Rundesk cannot execute local command

I'm trying to interact with the nodejs Azure sdk from a CentOS installation of Rundeck. If I try from the "run" adhoc virtual shell, I am able to after running azure account import <mykey> and ...
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How to use Salt Stack with minions all behind NAT (not publicly accessible, default salt ports not open)?

Can Salt Stack minions communicate with the salt master from behind NAT/Firewalls, etc., using standard ports that would be open be default in all consumer NAT routers (and without the minions having ...
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Connect to a machine in a vpn via ssh with dynamic dns

I have set up my router on my local network to use dynamic dns (no-ip) to get a "static" hostname. I have forwarded port 22 to my local pc and I can remotely log into it using ssh. I also need the ...
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Getting started with active directory and cloud services

I am the 'IT guy' for a company that is rapidly growing and about to reach 100 employees. While my primary job is backend development for our websites and services; I am also tasked with setting up ...