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access data/files from outside network

We need our users (6000+) to be able to access files from their "home" and "shared" drives outside of our AD network. We have considered VPN or global connect solutions, but these are too complicated ...
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Getting “No such interface supported” when connecting to a remote Performance Monitor

I have 6 machines: 2 x Windows 7 32-bit (W71, W72) 4 x Windows 2008 R2 64-bit (W2k81, W2k82, W2k83, W2k84) I want to access the W2k8 machines' performance monitors remotely from the W7 machines. ...
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uEFI Remote Mangement

Is there a sane method to set uEFI settings (for machines with no OS) from a remote machine? I've just spent hours for changing the boot order of a handful of machines. The extended boot up times for ...
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Trying to connect to a SQL Server 2000 instance via SSMS 2012

All -- I have a development VM server with Windows Server 2008-R2 and on it I have the following versions of SQL Server Installed: SQL 2000 - Developer Edition SQL 2005 - Enterprise Edition ...
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SSH access a remote server through 2 other servers

I would like to keep checking a log file(named myapp.log) located on a remote web server & keep the up-to-date content of this file showing to me (by using the linux command tail -f myapp.log). ...
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single application multiple users through thin client

I am having one application built in C# winforms. In the backend I am using SQLSERVER 2008 Express. The application is used remotely through thin clients. My problem is that when one user is using my ...
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psexec on Windows Server 2008 with -s flag: login failure

I'm trying to use psexec.exe to run batch scripts on Windows Server 2008. I cannot use plaintext passwords, so I'm using the "-s" flag, and not providing a username/password. I get the following ...
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Remote connection to SQL Server 2008 in LAN

I try many ways, but still doesn't work. MSSQLSERVER is running. SQL Agent is running. SQL Browser is running. TCP/IP is enabled (something else inside it must I change?) Named Pipes is enabled ...
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The “Offer Remote Assistance” option is not working. Error: Your offer could not be sent

I am having problems with a few of the workstations in my domain. For some reason a couple of the computers won't allow the "Offer Remote Assistance" feature. The error that we receive is "Your offer ...
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How do I setup a RemoteApp?

I have a server within my network that has a program that users needs to access. I don't want to allow them to access anything else but this program. From looking at these questions: Allow only ...
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Any way to access an IP-restricted server remotely (if I have access to an allowed machine)?

I remote a fair amount at my new job. Our production and test SQL Servers are IP-restricted to our development machines. I have RDP access, so most of the time I just RDP in when I want to remote. If ...
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What rights should non-admin user have to run Get-WmiObject?

I am trying to monitor windows machine with the help of wmi and powershell remoting. I managed to successfully start remote session with that machine throught non-admin user account, but now I have a ...
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2 NICS using Windows Server 2012 as “gate”

I want to use my windows server as a gateway and DHCP for my local network. It have 2 NICs where one will be connected to the internet and the other to my local network. There are no router on the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Configure PolicyKit to allow non-local user to perform administration tasks that require authentication

On linux with policykit, if you try to use most GUI-based administration tools over a remote connection, they refuse to authenticate. I believe this is an issue with policykit (for example, ...
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How to enable network boot / change BIOS settings on all nodes of a cluster?

I've got a homogenous cluster of several dozen nodes, and I've got CMM modules controlling them. I need to enable network boot on all these nodes, in order to redeploy them. Is there a way to do ...
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Routing and remote access on Windows Server 2012 locks out RDP and ping

I have a server with 2 network cards, one unplugged and not in use and the other on a public IP address. Using remote desktop, I setup Routing and Remote Access (VPN access with NAT), assigned the ...
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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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No remote access to PostgreSQL db

i'm stuck in connecting to a PostresSQL database from remote host. The server is accepting incoming connections on port 5432 and i've configured pg_hba.conf like this: local all all ...
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Multiple Access to Windows Server 2008 R2

I am trying to access my remote server Windows 2008 R2 by going to my computer and opening \188.64.186.121 and this works fine. When I try to simultaniously login on another computer to view the ...
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Extremely slow response when connecting to remote MySQL database (LAMP Server)

I installed a LAMP server and enabled MySQL remote connections but I'm experiencing really bad response times when connecting to the database remotely from a WordPress install. I've been looking ...
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Remote access to IIS 5.1 via NTLM

I'm trying to configure remote access to IIS 5.1 web server on a virtual xp machine. The web server is used to expose a ASP.NET web service. I want to access the web service using Java client by ...
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Remote Desktop and VPN Monitoring solution

We have 20 users who do support for multiple customers. The issue is that when someone is logged into a customer via a VPN or Remote Desktop Session we have no way of telling unless we kick them out ...
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sshd installation broken. Repair with only file system access

I broke the sshd installation on a remote host and now ssh doesn't startup. I can mount the file system on the host through a rescue system. The rescue system is debian based and the host system is ...
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Remote Access Management Console missing on Server 2012

I have Windows Server 2012 and I have installed all the Remote Access roles and features. When I try to get into Remote Access Management Console by searching it in the search, I can't find it. ...
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connect to windows 2012 server without rdp

I've got an fairly stock Windows 2012 EC2 server running on AWS which I've been able to RDP into until after the last reboot. Are there any other services like [Telnet, SSH etc] that run by default ...
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Windows Server User Permissions issue via Citrix

I have a Windows Server with Citrix Installed on it. Now for those who do not know, Citrix is an Access Management Program that hosts published applications for remote users to access without actually ...
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Dell KMM PF033 Remote Access

So I have a KVM switch that I use to access the servers from the datacenter and lately I've started to set up a management network such that I can remotely access some of the server's consoles. For ...
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VPN with SSTP on an ec2 with Windows Server 2012

I've set up Remote Access (aka, a VPN server) on Windows Server 2012, running on Amazon on an ec2 instance. I am trying to connect to through a local machine running Windows 7, but I can't seem to ...
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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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OSX: Get the UID behind a VNC session

Assume I have 2 VNC connections to a single OSX (10.<6) box. 1. login with user1 2. login with user2. user1 closes the VNC Viewer (disconnect) and I want to clean-up the related processes (kill ...
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DCOM: How to allow access to all remote users

We are create virtual machine instances which will host our app server. These are run on our laptops for demo Our app server uses DCOM to perform remote authentication/access to services. I want to ...
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Remote administration for new colocation setup

Context We are in the process of moving from a shared colo environment to our own cage, with several racks in it. Right now we only do dedicated and virtual dedicated server hosting, so it's all our ...
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Windows 2012 Server blocks traffic from certain ip

I have came across a weird problem where my ms2012 server stops responding to one of my Adsl connection. I have 4 adsl connections in my office and 3 of them never had any problem connecting to my ...
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Remote afp connection to diskstation server to access files

I have a server set up for work files and backups. It is a diskstation with the latest DSM (4.2) on it. I have a vpn setup with port 1723 forwarded properly. It has an external IP that I can access ...
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Can't log into the Remote Management Module (RMM) on a Lenovo TS430 server

The RMM has its own local IP address (through a DHCP reservation) 192.168.0.109. I can access and use the RMM through that internal IP. I've setup the remote port and entered that port on the ...
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Error: Retrieving the COM class factory for remote component with CLSID {XX} from machine X.X.X.X failed due to the following error: 80070005

When i am connecting to the remote iis server for retreiving all the sites list from that server, it gives the error as "Retrieving the COM class factory for remote component with CLSID {XX} from ...
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unable to logon to terminal session with any user other than users in administrators group

I have machine with windows server 2008 r2 when i try to log on using account other that is not in administrators group i am uable to logon and get the follwoing error "Your account is configured to ...
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VNC faster than Spice for remote access to KVM guest?

Having used RDP before, I'm not exactly thrilled with the performance I am seeing from VNC to my KVM virtual machines. The KVM host is Ubuntu 12.04 server x64. I've read that Spice is faster, and ...
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How to change the default port number plink tries to connect to?

When I run: plink -l <user> -pw <pass> <host> "<command>" It gives FATAL ERROR: Network error: Connection refused. But when I run: plink -P 22 -l <user> -pw ...
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Connecting to MqSql database externally on Windows

I want to access my MySql database remotely, but can't seem to make it happen. Accessing the database local works perfectly fine. System - Window Server 2008 Web Edition - IIS 7 - Mysql 5.1.56 I ...
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Remote call script as administrator

I created a Windows XP bat script to modify etc/hosts file. I want to share this script at other machine, then from another computer I want to invoke these script to modify hosts file at first ...
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Could not connect with Instance of SQL SERVER from LIVE server to server in office

Scenario: LIVE Server: 210.210.210.210 External IP of Office: 111.111.111.111 SQL server on a server machine in office, machine name: MyMachine Another SQL server on another server machine in ...
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Remote connection solution and cut & paste monitoring

Guys I've been asked to evaluate a few remote connection solutions for my small company (linux & solaris, but could go for a solaris only solution). One of the more difficult requirements (for ...