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Establish Linux to Windows connection [closed]

We can establish connection between Unix based machines using these commands - ssh telnet but how to establish a connection between a Linux and Windows? Putty, WinSCP etc are used in Windows to ...
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Dell OMSA Remote Enablement? What is it for?

I'm managing a group of Dell and HP servers the were put in service before I came into this group. My prior experience is with HP DL3x0 servers. There wasn't any remote management before I joined the ...
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Can I copy Ex2010 databases physically before replicating them via a DAG

We have two Exchange 2010 boxes and are attempting to use DAG (similar to this setup except we are less than 1 mile away from the remote office) However we were wondering if it is possible to ...
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Why does SCP write 0 bytes in this case?

I'm trying to copy my ssh key from my local vm to another box, everything seems to work ok, but when I check the remote box the file isnt there... Transferred: stdin 0, stdout 0, stderr 0 bytes in 0....
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Need help creating server out of Personal PC for small project

I have a Software engineering project in the near future in which a couple of students will be working on. I would like to host the database and maybe a source control server on my Local PC with hopes ...
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SSH dies when a lot of text transfers through it

I've got a strange problem with SSH. When I try to do something that sends a lot of text over it, often it will break the connection ("connection reset by peer"). It's not every time, but often enough ...
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should php be installed on apche web server or mysql database server

Setup: Two separate boxes: Fedora 15, Apache, PHP and PHP modules Fedora 15, MySQL I am unable to make a connection to mysql from Apache web server. <?php echo "<br>begin test<br&...
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how to backup a remote hosted exchange 2010 account?

i currently rent a remote hosted exchange server and i would like to make sometimes backup every couple of weeks or days is that possible? (i prefer a unix [ubuntu] based solution but win solution ...
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How Do I Move Remote Desktop User Profiles To Another Volume?

I am new to Windows Server 2008 and Remote Desktops, and have a handful of users (5) accessing a suite of applications by way of Remote Desktop sessions. The server is set up with a RAID 5 drive that ...
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Can my employer watch my remote desktop session? [closed]

I have a vps that I would like to connect to from work using remote desktop, is it possible for my employer to see my rdp session? What exactly does my employer see/know in regard to my rdp connection ...
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Apache authentication with Centrify on remote Apache

I have an Apache (2.2) server on one Linux (let's call it apacheOne). For various reasons we do not have (and do not want to have) Centrify for Apache installed (however Centrify itself is present and ...
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Yum, OpenSSH and dedicated server over ssh

Quick question: In RHEL5.5 there is OpenSSH 4.3b2 but I really need jailed root functionality (available from 4.8b1 I think). I am working on a dedicated server over ssh. Is it safe to yum remove ...
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Mount Remote Partition Locally?

I have a Webserver, and I would like to move some of the static files for the web application off to a remote server, yet still have them accessible. Is there a way to have (Server A) mount a folder ...
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Remote desktop to a VM that is on ESXi v4.0

I can't seem to get a remote session started from my pc to a Windows 2003 server vm that is residing on a VMware ESXi server. I can connect with the VMware client software and I can remote out of the ...
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Windows GPO “Allow Remote Shell Access”, where to set 'False' once you enable it?

OS : Windows 7 64 bit Under Local Group Policy Editor > Local Computer Policy > Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Windows Remote Shell > there is a policy ...
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Open a VMware Server 2.0 console with just one click

Currently you have to login to the VMware Infrastructure Web Access GUI, select the VM, and then open the console. Is it possible to open a console with one click or one command?
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Remote support via VPN without split tunnel

my title might not be very clear, but I'll explain my setup in more detail now. We have several customers (companies) that need to be remotely supported. At these customers we have servers running ...
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How to allow remote connections from non localhost clients with ssh remote port forwarding?

I have a system say "privatesys". I am trying to give access to its web server through a remote proxy using ssh remote port forwarding like below. Private sys name: privatesys Port exposed: 80 The ...
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Perl script that will remotely ssh to linux and get memory status back to my machine

I need help. I have Linux box (openSUSE 11.4); writing Perl script (Perl 5, version 12). My script should SSH to the remote Linux machine and get back with the memory results. So far, I have SSH ...
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Executing a command over telnet

Is it possible to run an executable on a remote machine using telnet? I connect to a windows XP machine via telnet and then I execute the exe by issuing this simple command. RunProgramme.exe No ...
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How can I access to a folder as it was one on my own server but on a remote?

I need to provide to an application data in folder but this folder is on remote server. I know I can use NFS or SAMBA but I'm not a sysadmin, and I just know how to set up such mount point, as a ...
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Process starting under linux

Is there any way to start a process on a linux computer if I have ftp connection or network connection?
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Remote restore of DB in MSSQL 2008

I have a remote MSSQL server meant to centralize SQL for development projects. I hand out DB's and access to developers as they need it. I do not want to give them access to filesystem in any way (...
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Remote reinstall of linux over ssh

I have a small linux server that I need to reinstall linux on (Debian stable 64 bit x86). I have physical access to the machine but it doesn't have any external devices such as a cdrom and does not ...
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Auto-Backup via FTP service

I'm wondering if there is any online service which keeps incremental backups from a server incrementally. I'm looking at Mozy etc. but I'm not sure if they offer this service. I basically need a ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 Remote desktop services (RDS) & Certificates

We are using Server 2008 R2 as RDS server and clients use RDC client to access the server remotely. I want to know how can I assign self-signed server certificate to the clients so that they have to ...
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Windows Server 2008 Remote Desktop issue

I'm having a strange situation. I have a LAN where I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 server and a few other machines (Win 7, Vista). I have configured port forwarding on my router to forward port 4444 ...
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Problem viewing Active Directory users from external server

I'm trying to set up a website on an external web server (IIS 6 on Win 2k3) such that: Anonymous access is denied Users have to log in with their Active Directory username / password I can grant ...
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Ubuntu remote access

I have two pc in a network, now I'm far away from that PC, so because of this I installed Teamwiever. At the moment I can reach one PC(on that pc is running windows 7), I can reach the other PC as ...
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Deployment of general files to Windows XP Pro clients

I'm looking into deploying general software projects to small networks of Windows XP Pro/7 Pro machines. A use case is that there are 3 client machines and a build server. The build server builds 3 ...
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How to use Remote Desktop for administration when a policy is set to start a program automatically?

On a Windows 2008 R2 server with the Remote Desktop Services role installed, I have used a local group policy to start a program automatically. How do I log into the console session to manage the ...
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Setting up a proxy on a remote server?

was wondering if it's possible to set up on a proxy on a remote server. I've tried PHProxy, which is a web based browser-in-browser proxy script I could upload via FTP, but it didn't always function ...
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remote connection to SQL Server 2008 R2 failed from another country?

I am getting this error message when I try to connect SQL Server 2008 R2 Server Instance Conditions : On the server side : Sql Server Network Configuration : TCP/IP enabled Sql ...
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Check a specific value in application?

I have a network with almost 2000 pc, on each of them i have an application installed for monitoring and mgmt, i need to check a specific value in each agent on the 2000 pc, which cant be checked ...
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Can't create share on remote server without admin rights on local server

We have a windows terminal server used by support staff. They do not have local admin rights on the terminal server. However they do have local admin rights on various Server 2003 file servers that ...
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SQL Server 2008 Express, need to copy a table from one server to another automatically

We have 2 servers with SQL Server 2008 Express for IVR systems and one for our website. The website's database server is more accessible on our network. I would like to copy some tables from the other ...
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Is it possible to capture traffic to the remote web server

I noticed that my user name and password is sent bare text to the remote server inside HTTP POST request. This is a sniffed packed from Wireshark POST /***URL*** HTTP/1.1 Host: ***DNS NAME*** Content-...
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connect to xvfb remote to fix firefox headless crash?

I have firefox running in xvfb (for nagios monitoring with selenium) but firefox crashes on me since today in ps: /usr/lib/firefox-3.6.17/crashreporter /tmp/customProfileDira27173dd39e4467.... how ...
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How do I install Windows Service on remote server

How do I install Windows Service (msi package) on a remote windows server and configure its Logon options.
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Microsoft Remote Evaluation Service

Microsoft used to offer a service where you could connect to an evaluation system via Remote Desktop and temporarily evaluate the new software. I believe this service existed 5+ years ago and ...
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backuppc - how to backup remote (over the internet) clients?

I am testing out backuppc, which works great so far backing up windows clients on a LAN via SMB (no backup client/agent required). However I have quite a few laptops and desktops that are in various ...
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Is my Exim vulnerable to the recent remote exploit (CVE-2011-1764)?

CentOS using yum to update Exim. Exim is configured to not allow remote connections using the local_interfaces config option. My old version was 4.63-5.el5_5.2 and after using: yum update exim it ...
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APC UPS-5000 Power off remote servers

I have a UPS connected via the serial port to a server using PowerChute Business Edition. If a power outage occurs I would like this server to start shutting down all other servers within the network. ...
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Remote desktop license error when connecting to a W2K8

I'm having a problem with 1 user who can not connect to any W2K8 servers (cliet OS is Windows Vista). He keeps getting the error bellow: "The remote computer disconnected the session due to an error ...
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remote ftp connection from remote server via WinSCP or a windows program?

I have a new server. The hosting gives me a ftp account for backing up the main server. My problem is, I can only connect to this ftp account from the server. I don't like surfing inside folders via ...
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Cannot Remote Desktop to a Win 7 box: how to know which firewall rule and/or policy is causing a packet drop?

I tried everything I could but still cannot remote desktop to a laptop running Win 7 at home. Basically, I made sure rule exists for TCP 3389 connections to be allowed, no local policies restrict it, ...
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Connecting SVN from Remote Server

I have hosted my repository in assebbla & it works fine. now I want to write a script that can automate the build process : 1. Take the code from assembla repository 2. Make a dump and copy it ...
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Manage Exchange 2007 from Windows 7

Can someone tell me what tools I need to remotely manage Exchange 2007 from a Windows 7 PC? something similar to the remote administration tools used to manage active directory. If these tools exist, ...
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Windows XP on domain: Is it possible to create a user profile directory prior to user logging onto computer

I'm prepping a couple workstations that will replace older systems in a remote office that does not have local IT staff. Users will connect the new computers in place of the old computers when they ...
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Viewing Computers with Remote Desktop

I have a few Windows XP machines where the users logon to the domain as "temp1", "temp2", "temp3". Can I use Remote desktop to view their screen using my admin login information? The only way I have ...