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Server 2012 r2 — Opening firewall on remote Server Core machine for MMC (Comp. management) access [on hold]

MCSA student here. I'm having some difficulty with this one. Same subnet and workgroup. Server 1 is a physical 2012 R2 server. Server 2 is a Server Core running as a VM on a workstation. As part ...
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Monitoring logged on users in Active Directory

There is a bunch of Windows Server 2008 R2 computers in the domain. They are used as workstations both for local and remote access. What is the right way to collect the information about logged on ...
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Remote Control with Remote Desktop Services Manager - error Access is denied (Windows Server 2012 R2)

We have 2 Remote Desktop Servers (Terminal Servers) with Windows Server 2008 R2 (WS 2008 R2) and Windows Server 2012 R2 (WS 2012 R2). I'm using Remote Desktop Services Manager (RDSM) installed on WS ...
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Remote Desktop with Web Browser on Client Computer from Server to Connect to Another Computer

I want to use Remote desktop from a client computer through web browser by a Remote Desktop Web Connection that deploy on the server using Window Server 2012 R2 to connect to another computer. And the ...
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Batch Shutdown Linux Machines from Windows Server

I have 20 Ubuntu terminals that run RDP sessions from our RDS server (Server 2012R2). I want to shut down these machines and night and start them up again in the morning remotely, preferably from ...
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Samba NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED error on Ubuntu

I set up a Samba server on Ubuntu. Everything goes fine when I allow guest access, but when I try to setup a configuration for a specific user, I receive the error below: $ smbclient //x.x.x.x/john ...
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Remote process monitoring + stdin/stdout forwarding

I'm looking for client/server remote monitoring service which provides follow functionality: check process status restart/stop/start stdin/stdout forwarding (we want to send some commands via http ...
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Disable remote access for one user/database in SQL Server 2008

is this possible to disable remote access for one user or database in SQL Server 2008? Thanks
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WMI Remote “Access Denied”

I can no longer remote access WMI on anything in my environment (10/8.1/XP/7 workstations). Here some specifics: 1) I am a Domain Admin and "MRT" is my user and password "mmmmn". 2) Since this ...
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IPMI / Remote management missing options for IP Address in BIOS

Been trying to configure remote access and IPMI on this server, but the BIOS inexplicably does not have a space to configure an IP address. The screen shots in the manual show spaces for putting in ...
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Accessing MySQL Remotely - Best Practices

Sorry if this is a bit of a broad question, but are there any best practices regarding accessing a remote MySQL via remote desktop versus locally through some other method? The goal here is to access ...
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Remote Desktop 100% through browser?

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Web edition server. Is there are way I can remote desktop connect entirely through a browser. Meaning if "Remote Desktop Connection" on my pc is blocked, I can still connect? ...
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Does Supermicro IPMI require OnBoard video to be enabled?

Title pretty much says it all. I am using a supermicro board with integrated IPMI support. When I connect remotely I can take control of the mouse and keyboard but the video is totally black (no ...
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powershell v2 remoting - How do you enable unecrypted traffic

I'm writing a powershell v2 script that I'd like to run against a remote server. When I run it, I get the error : Connecting to remote server failed with the following error message : The ...
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Windows Server 2012 Essentials - Trying to setup “Anywhere Access” but the “Computer Access” list for users is blank

I have a new installation of Windows Server 2012 Essentials and I'm trying to setup "Anywhere Access" for both VPN and remote desktop. The basic setup is all working. Shared folders is working but ...
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Juniper ScreenOS Windows 7 Vpn client

I'd like to configure my Juniper firewall so users can VPN from the windows built in client. Can anyone provide me with that information on how to go about configuring this? (I'm somewhat new to ...
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Managing Windows Powershell from Linux terminal

I manage Windows Server 2012 servers. I'm learning PowerShell to manage these servers through command line. My workstation runs Ubuntu and I usually manage Linux servers by connecting via SSH. Is ...
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Why am I getting performance counter errors?

I am trying to write C# code to access a computer (XP sp2) remotely to find out if a process is running. I don't know much about performance counters other than what I've been reading in the past ...
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roaming profiles for remote users [closed]

Is it possible to have roaming profiles for remote users? We have a number of people who work on different sites, and I want them to be able to share laptops. A lot of my research concludes that I ...
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Error in getting powershell remote session through ssh-enabled PowerShell

I am trying to login to windows 2008 server "C" from my machine "A". There is machine in between "B" serving as jumpbox running windows server 2008 and running "SSH-Enabled PowerShell Access for ...
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Access to the server with all ports closed

I received an email that ddos attacks are being made from my server using port 53. well as I'm not an expert on these things. I thought as I have firewall rules for those ports I need, I should close ...
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Unable to connect to mysql on Windows Azure Virtual Machine

I created a virtual machine on Windows Azure. In that I installed MySQL. Every thing works fine on the server. I am not able to connect to MySQL remotely. Steps performed: Installed MySQL Created ...
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Does an Intel server with RMM4 (IPMI BMC) need two IP addresses/cables?

I am managing a co-located server which has been rebooted and has not turned back on. It is in a data center and difficult to access, as such I am looking at Intel's RMM4 (compatible with the server ...
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Windows Server Backup “the parameter is incorrect” on Hyper-V Core

In my lab I run a Hyper-V Server 2012 Core to run multiple test-systems virtualy. To backup my system I want to use the "Windows Server Backup" role/feature. This role/feature works fine on other ...
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SSH Public Key Authentication only works if active session exists before

I have a rather strange problem with my SSH configuration. I set up my server with the help of a Remote Access Card and configured everything with a KVM viewer. So while being logged into the server ...
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Can't connect to remote centos 7 install from at least one host

Edit: It would appear that the problem has somehow magically disappeared after leaving everything alone for almost 24 hours. After just sitting down to look into it further, I notice that my website ...
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Server 2012 R2 - Can't access remote 2012 server in “all servers” [duplicate]

This is a scenario set up for MCSA training in my homelab, not an enterprise environment. I'm trying to make changes to add roles to a virtual machine (VM workstation) Server 2012 R2 (running in ...
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Get OS architecture remotely via PowerShell

Does anybody know how to grab OS architecture remotely from multiple Windows hosts via PowerShell?
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Powershell command works in local PS prompt, but not in a remote PS prompt

I am just beginning to use PS Remoting to administer servers but have run into a snag. When I am at the local server command line, I can run a command like Get-DfsReplicationGroup and the prompt ...
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How can I install Ubuntu 9.10 server edition on Ubuntu 8.04 server without using a CD-ROM?

I have a server in a datacenter which uses Ubuntu 8.04 server edition. And I have a remote control for this server. I want to delete all things in this server and install a clean Ubuntu 9.10 server ...
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SQLSTATE[HY000] [1130] Host xx.xxx.x.xxx is not allowed to connect to this MySQL Server

I have 2 servers with digitalocean - web (nginx) and database (mysql) servers - and can't get a connection from the web to the mysql server. From what I've read in other SO posts on the topic, the ...
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how to run multiple commands (nested control statements) on remote machines with sudo?

My bash code is: 1 #!/bash/sh 2 set -e 3 USER="admin" 4 HOST="1.2.3.4" 5 PASSWORD="$(cat password.txt)" 6 7 sshpass -p"$PASSWORD" ssh -t $USER@$HOST "/usr/bin/sudo bash -c 'sudo ls ...
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New admin account cannot remote powershell in

I have provisioned a new Azure VM which deploys with 1 admin account, which I can use externally to create a remote Powershell session to the VM. If I RDP onto the VM, create a new user which is a ...
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What method can I use to manage hundreds of VPNs/Remote Connections to servers outside my network?

Problem We support hundreds of clients and have access to many of their servers via VPN/RDP (SSL VPN, Cisco VPN, MS VPN, etc.). The other kicker to this is we have to be able to let support employees ...
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Linux rdesktop ERROR recv Connection reset by peer

PROBLEM I use for remote desktop connection script rdesktop. On some machines I get common error without any value. What can I do after "Connection reset by peer" error?
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can access virtualhost locally on the same server but cannot access on remote machine

A pretty wired problem occured when configure a virtualhost at port 81. When I use command curl 123.123.123.123:81 or curl localhost:81 in the same server, it got response. While when I access it ...
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Can a remote connetion from outside a LAN be invisible to protocol analyzers such as Wireshark, Process Hacker, Nbtstat? [closed]

When studying the behavior of trojans and (RAT) Remote Access Trojans this question came up. Can an attacker create a trojan that could trick the OS or the NIC into hiding a remote connection to a ...
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Automating software installation on a group of remote Windows 2000 machines? [closed]

I am interested in automating an installation of RealVNC to a workgroup of legacy machines running Windows 2000. It is possible for me to physically reach this machines, but they are far and ...
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Can't connect to any remote mongoDb

I'm running ubuntu 14.04 and am unable to connect to any remote mongodb server on my home network. I'm pretty sure it worked only a month ago. Furthermore, I have no problems connecting from my work ...
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FortiClient (Windows 7 32 bit) shows 'connected' for an SSL VPN connection but can't ping the remote server

I am trying to connect to a remote server through FortiClient for an SSL VPN connection. When I connect through the FortiClient (version 4.3.5.472) on my windows 7 32-bit system, it shows connected. ...
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Unable to RDP as a Domain User

I am facing a problem remoting into a machine using a Domain account. Problem Facts : The Host VM's are hosted by Company A (read Domain A). The VM's have a local administrator as well Domain 'A' ...
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Connect server A to database on server B and forward remote database port on server A

Edited: I'm quite new to all this admin stuff though! So: Whats the best way to connect a port on server A to the database on server B. The reason i want to do this: I want to connect server A to a ...
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How to configure RHEL so users can access an app GUI remotely

I have an application installed in my RHEL6 box that has a GUI (AppGui.sh). My problem is that a few non-tech users would like to access this GUI remotely. I've tried several guides over the internet ...
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Powershell remoting suddenly stops working

I'm having trouble executing a remote powershell script which is supposed to update the installation of an application for automated testing in a taskmanager task running once a day. The rather ...
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Can I have a windows group with all the administrator privileges without the Remote Desktop privilege?

Currently, I am using an account in the administrators group on a machine to kill the processes and stop/start windows services remotely using a tool written in c# (wmi) but this is causing issues ...
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How to perform remotely a kill-switch on Windows 7?

I need to remotely perform a kill-switch on a Windows 7 Enterprise computer connected to an AD. Specifically, I need to remotely access the machine without visible user interaction (I have a domain ...
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Remote access with ability to reboot

We need to build a lab of computers (up to 15 PC and Mac) in order to test our software on different combinations of hardware and OS. We want to provide remote access to each of the computers. ...
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Send Ctrl-Alt-Del over SSH?

I know that Linux may, depending on configuration, allow the interactive user to reboot the server by pressing Ctrl-Alt-Del even without logging in. I have a remote console session over SSH to a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, RDIFF-BACKUP, data source and destination on remote machines

i've got a problem with rdiff-backup... I have three systems: System-A: Data source, SSH on port 1234 System-B: Backupspace, SSH on port 22 System-C: Executive system which runs rdiff-backup. my ...
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How to remote onto networked PC using powershell [closed]

Is someone able to explain to me how I am able to connect onto a pc on the same network as my pc using powershell or a powershell script? for example my local pc is 192.168.1.250 and the remote pc is ...