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Xenserver 6.5 Remote Power On Hangs

After installing OMSA on both of my PowerEdge M620 blades running xenserver 6.5 I tried using the 'Power On' feature. In xencenter its showing that its trying to power on the server but no progress ...
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How would I access a Cisco router for configuration/management over the public internet

I want to connect a cisco router (2950 series) to my normal broadband router supplied by my ISP. I want to test whether I can access the router over the public internet for configuration/management. I ...
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Running Mathematica-5 remotely

I have Mathematica 5 - a powerful CAS. I have a cheap netbook (running Windows XP), wich not only is too slow to run mathmatica on, I doubt it has the harddrive space. I do however have remote access ...
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How to identify if RMM4 hardware module is installed

I'm running a Debian distribution with ipmiutil on one of my remote servers but I'm not sure if an RMM4(Remote Management Module) hardware is installed on this server. Currently I don't have ...
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Running a virtual machine remotely; connect it to the local network

The scenario is as follows: I have a virtual machine remotely, e.g. on a server somewhere in a data center, and I connect to it from my laptop on a restricted network (only tcp 80 and 443 are open). ...
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Shadow remote desktop session - Show scroll bar

We have converted our users to "Remote Desktop" of Microsoft few week ago. To help users when there have trouble we shadow their remote session by running command line : mstsc /v:tsserver /shadow:ID ...
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How would you remotely install software on multiple Windows XP machines?

I need to install the standalone google talk client for Windows XP. I have the googletalk-setup.exe. How would you go about installing this on 100+ Windows XP systems? Is there an automated way you ...
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Are there any generic KVM over IP cards/chips for motherboards without any such capability?

I have a remote server that doesn't have any IP KVM capabilities, meaning I can't remotely power cycle it or access the BIOS. I saw that ASUS offers something for their motherboards here: ...
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Fax Server on a Domain Controller

So I have this Fax number attached to a modem inside a Windows 2012 R2 DC. I followed the steps on: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj134193.aspx to install and configure the Fax Service. ...
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How to rsync to remote machine with user1 for ssh and user2 as remote rsyncer?

UPDATE: it seems I have to use rsync modules. So I created a very simple rsyncd.conf in the home of user2 on the remote server with: [test] path = /dest It does not work, but the problem seems ...
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Linux: Mount a remote disk stored on a custom storage

We have a non-standard storage (FS) on which we have flat disk images stored. We need to extract data from this raw image on a different host. The word "extraction" here means that I want to copy ...
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How to forward a specific log file in a syslog config?

I just want to ask how can I log for example /var/log/test/test.log to a remote syslog-ng? Im using syslog not rsyslog. I can do it in rsyslog but not in syslog.
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Automated Backup System Managed Remotely - Ubuntu Server 10.04 (Other OS if recommended)

After procrastinating so long to get a backup system in place, and losing some important data on the way... I've finally decided to start stetting it up. After searching for Ubuntu specific ...
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What permission is needed to use a service account to remote run powershell on a server?

I have a internal webapplication With a list of all the servers in our network. I want to be able to run a few PowerShell commands on the servers to gather usefull information. Invoke-WMIMethod and ...
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Active Directory - Make sure users who are never on premises receive AD policies on a regular basis

I have a few users in the field 100% of the time. I would like to have them authenticate to AD so that policies like Password changes and even maybe group policies are applied regularly. I want to ...
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IP6Tables: How to enable external access to MySQL?

How to enable external access to MySQL with rules on ip6tables? I have tried to the rules below, where after inserted I get access, but when server restart the access remains blocked. :INPUT DROP ...
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run remote command to save debian package list

I'd like to backup the package list(dpkg) of some remote computers to a backup server: all of them running Debian. I already configured the rsa key to login remotely as root on the other computers ...
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Remote Desktop Gateway temporarily unavailable outside LAN

I have setup Microsofts RD Gateway on a server in one of our subnets. We have multiple subnets separated by a Cisco ASA firewall. One for servers, one for desktops etc. If I run mstsc from the server ...
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Remote Desktop for Windows Server 2008 R2

We have a server with Windows Server 2008 R2. We had a power outage and after that we couldn't make remote desktop connection (except in the network). Before, when users where making RDC, it wasn't ...
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Use Powershell to start a GUI program on a remote machine

There are two Windows 7 machines setup on the same network. I enabled everything needed so that they could communicate with winrm. When I run the following command: Invoke-Command -ComputerName ...
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Why does syslog-ng drop debug messages when logging remote?

In the local log output, I can see debug messages but these won't show up on the remote logging server. It seems to ignore these but it does print warning and error level messages just fine. These ...
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How can a limited user start a task on a server from his workstation

We have a batch reporting software (Visual Cut) that can be used to generate a report on demand to a PDF file. It runs on a single server. I don't want to have to install the software on every ...
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Querying services from a remote Windows 7 PC extremely slow

When I query installed services from a remote Windows 7 PC it's very slow. With a remote Windows XP PC it's always fast. For example, from my Windows 7 PC the command sc \\pc1 query type= service ...
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Access db with dynamic IP using windows Application C#

I want to connect a Desktop Application (C#) with a website which is hosted on BLUEHOST Server (Shared Hosting). I have to add an IP on server to allow for remotely access to mysql database. But the ...
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Reset or delete remote Powershell sessions

I run a remote Powershell script to add a machine to a domain. Machine reboots, is added to the domain, all good. $Uri = Get-AzureWinRMUri -ServiceName $ServiceName -Name $VMName -Verbose $PSSession ...
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Remote Desktop Connection Audit [closed]

My company recently fired someone. They said, they are auditing that person's electronic activity. We all have Remote Desktop connections that we use to work from home. Do you know what level of ...
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How can I access the bios remotely on a desktop computer acting as a server? [closed]

What are the options for having remote control via network of a computer even down to the "bios" level. I've seen Dell's DRAC / Out-of-band management that they have for their servers, and typically ...
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How to remotely manage 2012 R2 print server

We have a Windows 2012 R2 server, that is running print services and hosting printers. I am using the management console snapp-in on another 2012 R2 machine to try and access the server remotely and ...
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WinRM HTTPS Connection to Windows 8 Systems

I have a couple virtual Windows 8 clients that I will be using to run some tests against a server. I set up WinRM so I can easily pull the data back from all the clients for analysis but the data ...
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Launch Windows PE on a remote computer

We use WDS to image and reimage (refresh) computers (WDS only, no MDT). A technician can PXE boot to WDS and essentially lite touch the image. What is the best way to achieve this from a remote ...
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Securely wipe a headless remote linux server

I'm about to terminate my relationship with my hosting provider of many years, but I'd like to securely wipe the box before I do. This is a dedicated server running Debian on a single EXT3 drive and ...
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How to configure Apache NTLM in order to get REMOTE_USER?

No matter where I put %{REMOTE_USER}, I got NULL. Can you please tell me how I can configure NTLM Apache in order to get REMOTE_USER ? RewriteEngine On #RewriteCond %{LA-U:REMOTE_USER} ...
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How to preserve the name of the remoteUser while reverse proxy?

I am using a software which enables me to log my operations and one the things it is loggin is the name of the remote user. Neverthless, I have a little problem since I am working on a secured ...
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Remote location management copy and install large software updates to 50 LAN

Initially posted to Stack Overflow and was directed here. I'm new to programming and am trying to write a powershell script to manage software updates. I'm in a windows domain environment with over ...
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Execute Powershell Add-Computer remotely via Invoke-Command

Scenario: When executed locally on the Azure VM, succesfully adds the machine to the AD, and restarts. $DomainName = "test.local" $AdminUserName = "sysadmin" $Password = <mypass> ...
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Linux: How do I disable any kinds of remote control for a certain user?

How do I disable any kinds of remote control (SSH, X, NFS, SMB, ... what else?) for a certain user? Or, asked the other way round: How do I disable remote control for all users except a certain one? ...
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MSMQ messages disappear when they get to remote server

I have to create a MSMQ messaging mechanism between two servers in the same domain, SenderServer (MS Server 2012) and ReceiverServer (MS Server 2008 R2). I created a private, transactional queue in ...
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Is Arbitrary code execution vulnerability in Firefox a myth? [closed]

Have you ever seen a live demo of one of those critical vulnerabilities that Firefox publishes? Is it possible to run a program (i.e. Notepad) or download/install a new one, without user intervention, ...
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How do I run a process remotely from inside a shell script?

What I am trying to do is to run the shell script 'ABCDE' on one machine, but use another machine to support it. ABCDE is an all-in-one ripper/encoder/tagger script for turning CD's into digital ...
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Can View Website on Localhost and By IP on machine but nothing from other machines

I have a centos apache2 webserver which is running and I can view the localhost website from localhost or by http://192.168.0.167 (its IP) through a browser on the machine itself, but if I try to view ...
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ytalk - how to make it display in columns instead of rows?

I use ytalk on one of my servers for training purposes (only local users can connect) - so that a shared shell sessions can be opened (a la screen -x) and comments can be added while a session is ...
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Docker remote access security

Assuming I am running several docker containers on a local server. When I give third parties ssh access to my server, any third party will have control over the docker manager. How can I make sure ...
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Registering DNS entries from remote sites

I have a central office with a domain controller with DNS installed. Any computers at that office are on the same subnet (10.1.32.x) update their DNS entries correctly. DHCP is handled in that office ...
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Unsolicited Remote Assistance on domain

I manage a domain using win 2k8 r2 and 100 PC on Windows7. I have configured the Unsolicited Remote Assistance proceeding with all the requirements posted here ...
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Allowing Domain Users to run winrm commands

Currently i have a AD/Kerberos Configured on one EC2 instance(Windows 2008 R2) and created couple of users. Each of the users has administrator privileges. When We login as a non-domain Administrator, ...
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Enable RDP using WinRM or other alternatives to psexec

I am writing a program that takes a list of servers and enables/disables RDP. Currently I am utilizing psexec and up in till this morning, everything worked. I made no change in ...
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Is there a Virtuamin API to change feature and plugins activation?

I tried to find the virtualmin API command to change the available features and plugins, like I can do it on the UI in System Settings > Features and Plugins. It seems there is not. Also it's the ...
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start exe in a Remote Session with PsExec

I would like to start an application remotely. I am using the following PsExec command: PsExec \\computerOne -u Domain\User1 -p 123456 -x "C:\Windows\System32\calc.exe" I tried to use -i so that ...
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Monitoring CPU, Mem, disk, on a single server [duplicate]

I've been looking for a simple starter solution for monitoring my [currently] single server hosted solution. Other than Nagios and similar, are there other good (simple) solutions people are using?
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Why it's not possible to use two remotes for rsync? [closed]

When both source and destination are remote, rsync complains: The source and destination cannot both be remote. rsync error: syntax or usage error (code 1) at main.c(1156) [Receiver=3.0.7] Is there ...