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Remotely creating email accounts?

I'm the admin for a smaller company (with about 40 clients, running mac OS 10.4-10.6), and we are currently in the process of changing our email-setup from one hosted POP3-solution to an IMAP-based ...
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Send a batch file to a Windows machine, and execute it

I know PsExec is perfect for sending files over a computer on a network and then execute it on that remote computer, however I can't use PsExec because I'm developing a piece of software and I can't ...
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what are the various ways to monitor servers remotely [closed]

What are the various ways to monitor servers remotely unix and windows both.
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How do I connect remotely to SQL Server from Windows client?

Having a bit of an issue connecting to SQL SERVER remotely from Windows. I've verified that all of my settings are correct via SQL SERVER MANAGEMENT STUDIO EXPRESS and SQL SERVER CONFIGURATION ...
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Exim not sending email remotely

I am using exim4. I have configured and run it. But it only works for localhost. When i try to do something like this exim4 -v someone@somewhere.com, it gives me the error of connection time out. ...
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What's a good public access terminal solution using old PCs and remote VMs?

Has anyone had experience using VMs as remote desktops for public access terminals (e.g. an internet cafe) In our case we don't want to charge money for access but I figure this solution has a few ...
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Git: can I store known repository in the repository?

I am setting up a Git repository. I know you can add repositories using git config --global, but is there a way that those known repositories gets cloned by users? For example, I add ...
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Windows Server Backup 2008 - Language Incompatibilities?

I have 2 Windows 2008 Server R2 machines - one is Japanese language based and the other English. When I try to connect from the English language server using Windows Server Backup (snap-in) I get the ...
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Why my clipboard can only paste out from RDP into my desktop not the other way around?

I'm having very weird problem in my TS RDP connection, I can copy and paste from my TS RDP out into my desktop (from any program into any program in my home workstation) but somehow I cannot copy ...
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Scan all domain workstations for specific registry key/environmental variable

I'm looking for scripts or software that can scan workstations on a domain for a particular environmental variable (for interest, it was used to store the SOE build version) and generate a report. ...
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adding remote ssh printer as local printer

I have SSH access to a remote host (FreeBSD) that has a printer set up. I do not have root access on that host or any other special user rights. Now I want to print directly from my laptop on that ...
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Installing Windows 2003 over remote DRAC 4

I'm trying to install windows 2003 over a DRAC 4 console session by using a ISO file. But it keeps freezing during the GUI installation then when login back Windows Setup says some files not found ...
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Outlook Trust Certificate SBS 2003

I have a client that has Windows SBS 2003. They currently have remote mail enabled, ie: mail.clientdomain.com.au/exchange prompts to accept to use the certificate, then allows them to use remote mail ...
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Pros/Cons of having a server room in your building

Here's the thing. Upper management would like to move our servers (domain controllers, file servers, accounting, payroll, the whole she-bang) to another building at least 15 minutes away. Not sure ...
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How Can I Connect to remote sql server?

I have a desktop application(Developed in c#) which will use SQL SERVER database. The database is on remote Database Server. I need to connect to that database on this database server and some ...
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Escaping spaces in a remote path when using rsync over a remote SSH connection

When using SSH to connect rsync to a remote server, how do you escape spaces and such in the remote path? A simple backslash escapes the space for the local bash prompt, but on the remote machine the ...
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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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How does the MySQL connection on remote server works?

When I connect to my MySQL database locally I use: $host = 'localhost'; $db = 'myDB'; $user = 'root'; $pass = ''; When my site resides on remote server I use the following parameters to make a ...
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what would be the ideal remote desktop support software [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I want to take over PC's in my Active directory Domain : windows 2003 Workstations : windows 7 & few XP Any highly recommended remote desktop support softwares, ...
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Remote management interface for managing ip6tables (or an alternative firewall)

I'm working with IPv6 and have run into an issue configuring ip6tables on our main router in order to control what can come into the network. A default DROP rule in the FORWARD section has worked well ...
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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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how can i execute remote console applications in windows

I would like to know how I can run remote applications on Windows Machines. Until now I have been using Windows Powershell remote, that works fine, but only to execute cmdlets. I want to be able to ...
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Login user automatically (WinServer 2008)

We all use a single user account in my School, "student". Is it possible once all the machines are booted, to login to this account on all the machines in the ICT suite automatically by remote script? ...
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Remote Desktop Connection, how do you disable it on domain?

Basically, I don't want my server accessible via the primary domain (which is shared with the primary IP). Is there a way I can block it via the domain but allow it directly on the IP only? Or even ...
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Lightweight monitoring for a Windows XP laptop

I have a windows XP laptop in a remote location. I would like to have an overview for CPU/Memory statistics from a remote location. Monitoring a specific service (a Tomcat instance) would be nice but ...
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Cheapest way to remotely control 120v outlet via ethernet?

What is the cheapest solution to be able to remotely power cycle a regular 120V outlet via ethernet? I've seen solutions like iBoot, but they're really expensive. Is there a cheap way to remotely ...
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how would it be possible to discover a cable modem's MAC remotely?

i was reading the back archives of a canadian privacy law blog, and he linked to a judicial decision. apparently as part of an investigation in which were used yahoo chat and google's old 'hello' ...
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How a batch file runs on a remote machine started by PSEXEC

I am having an issue running a Batch file on a remote machine suing PSEXEC. The file runs but does not run like it does when run through remote desktop. The batch runs a file which is a 32 bit ...
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Triggering GDM login on a remote machine

I have to briefly describe the situation. We are planning to make a computer classroom with workstations running Ubuntu 10.04. Since making accounts for each student has not been considered ...
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automating remote software installation

I have a network consisting of n pcs(windows/linux).Now i want to automate installation on n pcs in netowrk.For example with one click of gtalk should get installed on n pc in network.Are there any ...
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Best tools for “ssh tail -f” style log file monitoring and analysis

I'm looking for a tool to monitor custom PHP Error logs/Apache and possibly Java logs on remote development servers. I'm not looking for a full production log system like Splunk, but something that's ...
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seamless mode remote desktop connection from linux to windows

I am a programmer using Linux as my main OS, however sometimes I need to use windows (ie, office, ea). I'm running qemu with kvm to access the windows "machine". I would like to achieve something ...
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using Linux vncviewer

when i am connecting to VNC server using wine on linux $ wine vncviewer.exe i have to enter: VNC Server: 1.1.1.21 Proxy/Reapeter: 195.29.18.33:1234 and then, when i connect, on top ...
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Securing bash scripts

Does anybody know what is the best way to secure bash scripts. I have a script which creates database and source code backup and ftp it to other server. And login/password for destination ftp are ...
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How can to make iisreset remotely?

how can I make iisreset remotely to a server that exist in another domain .. i have the admin credentials for this server ..
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Windows Domain for Work-At-Home Consultants

We are a small consulting firm, with a need for a windows domain based network. Most of our consultants work either at home, or on-site. What would be the best way to provide a domain centric ...
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Backup and disaster recovery debian lenny on remote server

I am new to Linux so I apologize if the questions are stupid. I have a Debian lenny web server complete with MySQL, dovecot, Postfix Apache, PHP5, etc. It runs on a server in a datacenter so I have ...
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How to install Linux system on remote server?

I've 2 remote HP Proliant DL180 G6 servers with HP Integrated Lights Out enabled on both and I have to install RHEL5 on these servers. I try to do it with ILO - mounted ISO file from local hard drive ...
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Can I connect a router and a bridge to a server without needing two NIC's

Excuse my ignorance as I am entirely new to this. We have an exchange server 2008 connected to a router and have in the past remotely backed up our files off site using an ADSL broadband connection to ...
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vmware - ACE, Workstation - how to manage remoe clients?

Exploring Vmware products/services and have a few questions. As I understand VM, you can use VMWare Workstation to create a VM of a target machine/box/OS. Let's call this VM, "foo". If I have 100 ...
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JVM remote monitoring

I was trying to configure JVM for remote monitoring but getting the below error on server The configuration has not been set for this resource due to : Invalid configuration: Error contacting ...
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psexec and xcopy error 4

I am trying to use xcopy on a remote machine with psexec but i keep getting an error 4 and would love some brainstorming as to why that error might come up. The actual error says: Invalid drive ...
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Backup data to remote dedicated server

My company already has a "local" backup strategy, but is willing to also backup data on our remote dedicated server as an additional "plus". Some info: Both machines are Windows Server (client is ...
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What is a good NAS for remote server backups?

I am running a small network (5 clients) on a server running SBS2k3. I'd like to be able to set up a NAS in a remote location in order to schedule nightly, incremental backups on the server drives. ...
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Remote Linux Installation

i will try to install a Linux-System to a remote System where i dont have a Monitor or Keyboard. I can access the machine with ssh. I found following Document that describe a serial connection via ...
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MSSQL Remote Backup

Environment: Shared Hosting - No MSSQL control panel - Only have mssql management studio MSSQL Server: Remote - YES Remote SQL Connections - NO FTP - NO Shared Drive Is there a way to backup MSSQL ...
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Set up network to access certain domains via remote server route

As part of my company's QA mechanism we have to check that localized versions of our website are served when the website is accessed from a local area. At the moment to do this we port-foward to a ...
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How can I connect my Apple iMac to my company's VPN network?

I'm looking for the easiest way to connect to my computer and servers at work (all using Windows) from my iMac (using Mac OS X.5) at home, without having to use a VNC or LogMeIn. It's a small network ...
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Keeping Linux remote console responsive when system loaded

Is it possible to keep a Linux remote console responsive (I'm using SSH but the box is also slow locally) when the system is under high load. I'd like to be able to remote login to the server to ...
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Win2K8 R2 Hyper-V : Cannot access Hyper-V Manager from remote PC in same LAN & Domain

I have a Physical Win2K8 R2 server GUI w/ Hyper-V. I have DC/AD setup (as a virtual inside this physical). I can log in to Physical Server using a DOMAIN USER ACCOUNT, then open Hyper-V manager, ...