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Server 2008 R2 no networkcenter

We have a problem with our server 2008 R2. When we start up we can't start the network center for the settings. We can't log in with the external Remote Desktop. If we startup in safe mode we can ...
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Newly installed Windows Server 2003 R2 Missing Remote Tab In Properties Window

EDIT I figured out the problem. Turns out that tab does not show up if you're not logged in as Administrator. Thanks for the help regardless. I just installed Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard x64 ...
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Suggest good authentication scheme for remote clients to connect via SSH?

I have a project where I'll have a number of remote Linux systems in the field. From time to time they'll need to connect to a central server via SSH. These remote systems are automated and have no ...
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Rsync: remote source and destination [closed]

If 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 a ...
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command parameter in .ssh/authorized_keys [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: simple rsync in crontab without password I'm implementing remote backups using rsync. The backup server connects to the host containing the stuff to backup (serverX), ...
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How to remote boot from bios and install an operating system from local USB

So we have a bunch of systems distributed across a semi-large area and are looking to upgrade soon. We are looking for systems that could preferably be booted from a USB drive in the system remotely. ...
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IIS/AppCmd - create new users remotely

Is there a way to add new users to IIS remotely? I want to create new users from another web site located on another server so that I can log on to the server with these accounts to add and edit ...
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Is there a way to use netcat to transfer a gzipped file to a remote destination?

I have an archive I need to transfer to a remote destination but the target drive is not big enough to hold both the compressed archive and the uncompressed files. I wonder if there are some ...
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Remote rsyslog only writing logging data to /var/log/syslog and not custom logfiles

I'm having a problem setting up rsyslog to log remote logging data to a specific file. I have two Windows Server 2008 boxes that each have a C# application using NLog.Targets.Syslog which log their ...
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LDAP authentication in one server, Samba files in another

I have an LDAP and Samba server (Centos 5.8) at server A and I'm trying to migrate all homedirs to server B, leaving all authentication in server A. I really don't know how to do when creating a new ...
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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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Remote Folder Access

I have a file server that stores our users home drive (about 40 users). They is no problem accessing this folder internally to the network, but I would like to be able to give the users the ability to ...
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RDP failure to Cisco Anyconnect local IP. Remote Connection to public IP working

I currently have a cloud server hosted and I'm using the Cisco Anyconnect client to VPN it into our local network. I can remote desktop to the server using it's public IP address. However this is not ...
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Powershell: Call one remote script from another remote script

I inherited some code where one script references another like this: #Script1.ps1 param($arg1) # do some stuff # call script2 with argument from script1 .\script2.ps1 $arg1 #script2.ps1 ...
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Cisco AnyConnect VPN latency issues--how to diagnose/resolve?

Context: Our company has several remote workers. One of them is a fair ways away (1500 miles). All of the remote workers have Windows workstations and connect via the Cisco AnyConnect VPN system, ...
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Powershell: Execute exe on remote server and capture output

I am trying to script the execution of an installer on remote web servers. The installer in question is also a Windows Service that hosts NServiceBus. If RDP'd into the server, the application is ...
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Securely perform a server reboot through script or application

I have a PC that my customer can access with a simple user. I have a server that can be accessed only by an administrator user from my company. I would like to find a secure way to perform a restart ...
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Finding forgotten RDP sessions?

I work in an enterprise environment with hundreds upon hundreds of Windows servers (all in a single AD domain), both locally and in other countries. I'm often required to log into an RDP session on ...
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How do I remotely run a Powershell workflow that uses a custom module?

I have a custom Powershell module that I wrote for various tasks. Now I want to craft a workflow whose activities will use commands from the module. Here's my test workflow: workflow ...
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Remote access of Perl script no longer working

I have a Perl script on my server that another 3rd party website runs to add a username and password to a file on my server. This used to work without any problems for years but recently we had a HDD ...
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Pop up a message or run a program on remote windows 7 computer so currently logged on user can see it

How can you pop up a message or run a program on remote computer so the currently logged on user can see it. We have done this on WinXP, but these don't work with Win7. at.exe \\computername time ...
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Is it possible to flash IPMI controller firmware from remote?

I just wondered if someone could install malicious firmware from remote on IPMI controllers (similar to a rootkit)? Is something like that possible? I though about installing a keylogger sending ...
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Allow receiving and sending of local mail, disable remote relay on postfix

I just installed mutt and postfix on my server and I've been playing around with it. Now, however, I want to make sure that no one can remotely send mail with my server as a SMTP relay. I don't know ...
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Cannot administer services on remote Windows machine due to security issue

I have a Windows 2008 machine A with Administrator account X. I have another Windows 2008 machine B with Administrator account Y. Both machines have an account Z, with same username and password on ...
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Remote mysql server slow

I need some help on speeding websites loading. I have two virtual machines created on my ESXi host. Thay are both on public IP addresses and that is how they communicate. On one virtual machines I ...
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performing a remote shutdown and login from linux to windows

Here is a situation I am on a Linux machine and I have to access a windows xp machine to which I can connect with rdesktop.The problem is Windows XP machine is remotely located and to be able to do a ...
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Almost-live copy of log from one server to another

We have an authentication daemon on a Debian 6.0 box generating logs at a rate of about 4-6 lines\entries every second. For legal reasons this log file has to be written to disk locally first, before ...
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how to get MAC address of remote computer

I have specific situation. I want to get MAC address from a remote computer, which is not in domain. I know the hostname and IP address of the remote computer. The IP Address of my computer is ...
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Mysql remote connections logging

I need to allow remote connections to my mysql server running on latest stable CentOS. I don't like this idea at all so I want at least to collect as much relevant information as possible. To be ...
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remote window utility viewer for internal networks [closed]

Screensharing applications I am very well familiar with. However they are all a bit too heavy weight for what we are looking for. Want to be able to quickly share a window/application and have that ...
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Domain Controller without DNS on remote site fails to authenticate

We have a domain controller at our remote site that doesn't have any DNS server or DNS replication. I have just setup a client machine that was using a local account to instead use a domain account. ...
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Free software remote assistance tool for double NAT [closed]

I need a remote assistance tool (i.e. tool that makes it possible to control another persons screen) that: works between two machines that are both NAT'ed behind different NAT-walls does not require ...
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How do I configure SSHd to permit a single command, without giving full login access to the user?

I am looking for best way to call remote command over SSH. I create user 'rpcall', generate new certificate and fill authorized_keys. Secure it little bit more with ...
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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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Setting up central git repo on local Mac network

We are a team of three, all working on our local machines on the same internal network. We will all be working on websites in local working copies of the same Git repo hosted on Github. We have an ...
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Looking for a package that aliases commands on multiple remote hosts using ssh

i would like to find a program that maintains a list of commands that can be aliased for different hosts. for example, we have a database server, and four web servers. a common task is to login to ...
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Remote additional domain controllers

Is it possible to setup several additional domain controllers (ADC) at remote locations that are connected via medium bandwidth DSL (2-10 Mbit) WAN connections for a single domain ...
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Running a windows app remotely with a web interface

I'm a LAMP user trying to run a Windows photo processing app remotely from a web interface. I basically just need to be able to pipe the file upload to the interface. Is there a way to do this ...
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Looking for fast cross-platform desktop sharing application [closed]

I'm looking for a simple, cross-platform, fast, and secure way to share the desktop of a local machine with other people. For example, if co-worker working remotely shares their desktop, I'd be able ...
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RSYNC from remote to local excluding folders

How can I download from a remote server to local excluding folders or files? I have used something like this but the exclude doesn't work... rsync -avr -P -e ssh --exclude=/path/to/exclude/* ...
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How do remote filesystems (nfs ssfhs) handle remote-to-remote copies?

After working with a few large files over sshfs, one question started dwelling in my mind. Suppose I have a sshfs (or NFS for that matter) mount on ~/remodetir and I want to do something like cp ...
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Windows remote desktop is blocked by my country and the internet is very restricted

I have a dedicated server but my country recently blocked remote desktop connection, when i try to connect, i enter the username and password, then remote desktop connection window stuck at "Securing ...
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Can't reach remote desktop anymore with RDC

We have a 2 backup machines that we use to manage via Remote Dektop Connection; Suddenly one of them can not be reached anymore by RDC. The other one is still accessible. I can ping the first one, ...
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How to speed up Drupal 7 with remote DB (not DNS resolving)

we have Drupal 7 on Ubuntu LTS virtual machine (VMWare) with MySQL 5.1 server on the same physical server, but on a different virtual machine. The Drupal website is currently under development, ...
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Remote access of Linux over IRC

I have been tasked with setting up and supporting some computers for some people who have sociological problems. Troubled teens/adults and the like. They need computers to do very basic tasks like web ...
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FTP Connection closed by server

When i some times try to connect to remote ftp , its successfully connected , but other times the error reported from server "Connection closed by server" , while this happen by one or more remote ...
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I cannot find the file 'my.cnf ' to change 'bind-adress' to allow remote managing of MySQL database

I want to update some data to a MySQL remote server. I have conexion between the server and the client through VPN and it works. But I can't manage server's databases from the client. I've read that ...
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Migrating Remote Desktop 2008 Users to RD 2008 R2

I have created a new server 2008 R2 remote desktop env and would like to know how to move several users over from old 2008 remote desktop env. Also is it possible to setup group policy for locking ...
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Cherry pick and import tables from remote mysql database into local?

I have a local mysql database called intranet_production, and on a remote server (which I have root access to the server and mysql) there is a database called 'extranet`. Within the remote extranet ...
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Copying huge files between two remote machines - Efficiently

I have a shell script which keeps on copying huge files (2 GB to 5 GB) between remote systems. Key based authentication is used with agent-forwarding and everything works. For ex: Say the shell script ...