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Determining which service Windows Firewall is blocking?

I'm working on setting up a hardened application server with the Windows Firewall enabled. OS is 2008 R2. We're using the Advanced firewall settings and have IPSec and Kerberos authentication if it ...
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SvcHost using too much RAM

I have a problem. A specific instance of SvcHost is using way too much ram (680MB). I've found that the following services are running under this process: I've stopped and then started all services ...
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CryptSvc does not exists on my server

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 hosting Sharepoint. In the configuration of Excel Services, I have to set the "Cryptography Service" a dependance of "Claims To Windows Token Service". However, ...
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How to reset Services.msc console

After updating to Internet Explorer 9 on a Server 2008 R2 SP1 box, I noticed that my services.msc console looked a little off. If you check out the screenshot ...
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File Permissions - Service vs Console

We have just setup a new build Windows 2008 R2 server for our Jenkins CI system. Our issue appears to be related to file permissions being different depending on whether a process is a service, or a ...
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154 views

Secure socket tunneling protocol service fails to start

I'm trying to start Secure socket tunneling protocol service on my VPS. My VPS has 1GB RAM, 1 CPU and Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter edition. I've tried using Services Application, and net start ...
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137 views

NET START command not passing parameters in Windows Server 2008

My application calls a Stored Procedure, through the stored procedure I am calling a Windows Service using the NET START command as follows: SELECT @Cmd = 'Net Start ServiceName /"' + @param1 + '" ...
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Administrator User on Windows 2008 R2 server gets “access denied” messages for starting/stopping services

I logged into a Windows 2008 R2 server as a domain user that is part of the Administrators group on the target computer. Executing the following command, I get access is denied errors: $> sc stop ...
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How can I track down why starting a Windows service fails immediately with error 1053?

I'm trying to start a Windows service by right-clicking on it in Services and choosing Start. Immediately (less than a second) a dialog comes up with error 1053. Odd because I thought services were ...
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262 views

Recommended settings and setup for Windows Server 2008 R2 Terminal Services

What are the recommended settings for a terminal server? I have a group of up to 300 persons (they are working shifts, so I guess 100-120 on at same time is unthinkable) who is going to access a ...
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how do i lock down my preferences for Services .mmc snapin column layout and view type

when "Services" opens, it's in Extended View. I prefer Standard view. I also prefer this column layout: Status | Startup Type | Log On As | Name | Description because when I ...
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505 views

Windows DNS won't start on reboot

Last night a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine I maintain automatically rebooted after installing updates, without starting the DNS service. Since the machine is the network's DNS server, I got a call in ...
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529 views

Fail to start TMG server

Is there any conflict between Backup EXEC 2010 Remote agent and TMG Server (on 2008 R2)? Because when I install Backup EXEC 2010 Remote agent on TMG Server, server failed to start!!! and after ...
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Windows services not starting automatically?

We've had some nasty time sync problems on our Windows Server 2008 R2 servers lately. I traced this back to something very simple: the Windows Time Service was not started! The time can't possibly ...
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SharePoint service configuration fails on Windows Server 2008 R2

I am building a SharePoint test farm with SharePoint server 2007 Enterprise based on Windows Server 2008 R2. There are 3 different virtual machines (Hyper-V), all in the same domain, UCTEST. When I ...
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OCS 2007 on Windows Server 2008 R2

Does anybody know whether the Office Communications Server 2007 (R2) ist compatible with Windows Server 2008 R2? I have tried to migrate the 2008 Server to R2 but since then some of the OCS Services ...