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Unable to move OU in Active Directory (Access is denied)

Background I tried moving an OU in Active Directory today and received an Access is denied error. Upon further inspection of my AD user account I had the necessary permission to move the object (I ...
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Delete certificate from user local store using script

I manage to delete a certificate using a script with command : certutil -delstore -v -enterprise CA "Certificate CN" But unfortunately, it only works if this certificate was first added using the ...
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Unable to login users on Windows 8.1 in Samba domain

I have a Samba PDC on a virtual machin. On another virtual machin, i have a Windows 8.1 client. I can join the domain with my client but after a few minutes or hours, my users can't login on the ...
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IIS URL Rewrite 404 Error

I am running a small intranet site off Windows 7 and IIS and I have a page page/LoadPage.aspx which is an ASPX container page for displaying a requested page, e.g. ...
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Support with making my Home Servers connect my computers together [on hold]

So, I want to make my Servers be a Computer Online/LAN Database by that I mean I want to be able to go to a Computer in My house and when I log in the Computer will be the same throughout the house. I ...
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Registry key / GPO to disable and block Windows 10 upgrade?

One of our remote Windows 7 Professional users just reported that he received an Upgrade Reservation Offer for Windows 10. It appears the Get Windows 10 "App" running in his system tray is legit. So ...
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windows 7 certificate store - certificate disapear/get lost

We are running Windows 7 pro 64bit and using certificates for authentication. The certifactes are stored in the "My" certification store. The problem is that about 5% if our user base lose their ...
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Error 1385 when executing RUNAS on Windows Enterprise 7

I am having trouble installing an application on a Windows 7 Enterprise computer. The installer creates a user under which a service process will run. However I get the code error 1385 all over my ...
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Do I need a new certificate?

We currently are running our server in a Windows 2008 R2 environment (IIS7) on the company intranet. We are moving to a hosted server running W2012 on XAMP (apache/tomcat) stack. Do I need to ...
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Available virtual memory size is less then pagefile size

When Windows runs out of memory commit size it starts showing 'Low memory' window and performs slowly. This low-memory warning is not directly related to free physical memory amount. One can have 7Gb ...
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All the dates and time for files in a folder in windows [on hold]

In windows file explorer, I would like to go through all the subfolders in a folder and identify all the files in those folders and sort them by latest date and time. I am trying to figure out when ...
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Free solutions like ExpanDrive for FTP OR SFTP [on hold]

I'm looking for a free solution like ExpanDrive for FTP or SFTP remote drive access through a mapped drive. What I like with ExpanDrive is that the files are read in stream, instead of the default ...
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Accessing an nginx webserver on CentOS7 VM hosted on Virtualbox in Windows 10 [migrated]

Setup: A single CentOS 7.1 VM running on a Windows 10 Pro server (preview version 10074), inside Virtualbox 5 beta 4 (also tested on 4.3.8). Using nginx/1.9.0, to serve static HTML files. The VM is ...
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How to remove write protection from pen drive [on hold]

How to remove write protections from pen drive. I try many tricks to format the pen drive but it shows the error 'write protected'. Please tell the advance way to format pen drive.
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Restore/undo fsutil deletejournal on NTFS driver

In order to return an Exchange 2013 system to life, I had to resolve a full disk. So full that I couldn't even create a backup. So I used fsutil to delete the journal, which freed 330MB and allowed ...
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How to correct “The associate private key cannot be found” error and “certutil -repairstore” failure with Windows certificate and key files?

Old machine cannot boot into windows to perform a cert export. The cert file and key file have been retrieved from the file system and copied. Cert is for IE SSL access to a bank. ...
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Turning Linux USB power on and off? [closed]

i have one windows server and 80 client (windows 7) pc so how to change client pc local Administrator password from server.
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Windows Server software RAID (mirror) boot disk failed

I have a system which has several partitions on a disk located on a Windows Server This disk is mirrored to another disk (same brand/model/size) via the RAID feature present in Windows server One of ...
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IIS Windows Authentication - Change Password at next login

I have set windows authentication and forms based authentication (FBA) in IIS for my web application. I added users to windows so they can login using the windows prompt. I set the checkbox to force ...
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1 Central Interface— to Multiple 2k12 VM windows servers not in a domain controller, how to patch and secure [closed]

I am new to the networking. I am looking for help or a GUI tool on automating tasks on multiple (21 VM's) Windows 2k12r2 servers at a hosting site... From an SMB perspective I have the following ...
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Event id:41. The server is a vm & its automatically restarting.We have 2 vm host servers. In the both Hosts, we have around 15 vms. [on hold]

Event id:41. The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first. This error could be caused if the system stopped responding, crashed, or lost power unexpectedly. We have 2 host servers. ...
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Windows 8.1 stops responding to ping after user has signed off [migrated]

When i sign out of my win 8.1, it stops responding to pings from my other machine. This win 8.1 is installed on a laptop, so I guess this may be a power plan issue, but currently I have power plan ...
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Windows Server Manager stuck on 'Display will be complete when the server inventory has finished…'

I cannot access Storage Pools in Server Manager because it seems that it's stuck on 'Display will be complete when the server inventory has finished...'. The little blue bar up top keeps running, so ...
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Windows RDS - speed up log-off

It takes 20-30 seconds for the logoff procedure to complete on our 2012R2 RDS server. This causes issues for our RemoteApp users. I'm curious if anyone out there has thoughts on how to speed up ...
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Server hardware specs for my web app [duplicate]

Hi can I ask some help I was developing GPS vehicle tracking system, and I was ask what server hardware needed to use in order deploy my web application.and I have no idea for the hardware to use like ...
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Microsoft RDP mixed mode

Ill currently have a win 2008 server and several Windows 7 desktop pc's with their own HDD connecting to the server. I want to add some thin clients (no local HDD) to my existing environment ...
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Windows server 2012 R2 - delay before certificates start working

I have this weird unexplained delay before the certificates i put in my servers start actually working it goes something like this: I add the certificates snap-in to mmc to manage the computer ...
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Auto Update for java /Adobe Flash player on the client PC with out admin privilage [on hold]

Is there any possibilities an silent auto updates for JAVA and Adobe Flash player on the domain user PC without admin rights? We often get updates and its really annoying users and administrator to ...
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DHCP Server Not Registering PTR Records

I've got a DHCP server that's configured to "Always dynamically update DNS records". Unfortunately, it's not doing its job. The client sends an Option 81 with its FQDN and all flags at 0. The ACK back ...
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Puppet agent on Windows unless doesn't work how I think?

Ok, I've spent days chasing this around. Is there an issue with puppet agent 3.7.1 x64 on Windows 7 x64 where execs with "unless" don't ever NOT run the command? I've tried doing Batch example: ...
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Windows 7 sending all packets to one nic

I have windows 7 with two nics, one default gateway set on nic1, and no default gateway on nic2. Nics are on different subnets. Nic1 is on 192.168.1.0/24 subnet, and nic2 is on 10.60.194.0/28 network. ...
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Server Linux and Microsoft many questions about what they can handle [closed]

So i have been given 1,8 million NOK krones to upgrade a buissnes in a school assignment and my teachers refuse to ask these simple questions. But they want a intranet solution based on LAMP and no ...
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How to solve TLS error in Filezilla FTP client? [closed]

When i try to connect a site files by Filezilla FTP client, i get the following error Status: Connecting to 91.109.7.88:21... Status: Connection established, initializing TLS... Error: ...
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Windows 2003 subdomain not working

I'm trying to add a subdomain to my main one, to be connected to an external IP address. So I have: example.com mail.example.com www.example.com Which are working. I want to add test.example.com ...
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How to install a Mail Server on your Windows Server [closed]

I am looking to move my hosted site + email onto my Azure VPS (Windows Server 2012). I can migrate the site successfully using the @ A Name Record, but how would I go about the email? Do I need to ...
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Share a folder programatically with custom credentials

Is it possible to share a windows folder with custom credentials (rather than a windows account)? I'm developing internet cafe software. I want to mount a desktop folder from a network share upon ...
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Generating Windows base image: patch slipstreaming vs sysprep integration [closed]

When preparing a base image for deployment, there are currently two methods for generating an updated image: A.- You can slipstream the patches into a custom-made ISO image (either using directly the ...
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Rails server not working showing “TCPServer Error: Only one usage of each socket address (protocol/network address/port) is normally permitted.”

My server was working fine until this happened. Please help me out on this. I don't know why this error is coming. => Booting WEBrick => Rails 4.1.8 application starting in development on ...
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Computer does not boot after changing hdd and reverting back [closed]

1) I have an existing HDD in my computer that dual boots linux and windows using the traditional bios way. 2) I then swap in another HDD and install linux on it with uefi. It boots and reboots fine. ...
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How to schedule firewall to block wan connection on Windows 7 [closed]

I have a camera on my pc. There are 3 NVR (network recorder ) on different network connected to my cam throug WAN connection. I need to block any NVR from accessing my camera in different hour, and ...
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Windows Server 2012r2 virtualized domain controller

My work environment contain a single forest with two domains DomainA and DomainB. DomainA contain the following: DC01 holds all FSMO roles for the domain and forest, Global catalog and is forest ...
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Capture image on server side volume with WDS on Server 2012 R2 (VMware ESXi)

I have an ESXi virtual machine running Windows Server 2012 and WDS. The server VM has a secondary hard disk which is storing my boot and install image files. When I try to capture an image, it wants ...
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Change the default location for “Have Disk” when installing drivers

When you install a driver for a device and try to install drivers manually from an *.inf file by clicking "Have Disk" - Windows automatically searches A:. Which I'm not sure why but takes about 5 ...
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How can I display a dashboard on a keyboardless Windows server?

I have a Windows server that is "headless". It's used as a VM and file host. It's managed through PSExec and RDP as it just has power/network. There is a webpage that serves as a dashboard for health ...
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Local administrator user is blocking my actions [on hold]

I'm a System Administrator, and here at the company there are some users that have local administrator accounts in their PC'S. I need to restart some PC's in our Domain to complete a Software ...
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What is needed for a remote ODBC connection

Recently I got the task of building a PHP application, that connects to a remote ODBC driver. We got the ODBC driver and set up a test enviroment. Since it's my first time working with ODBC drivers, ...
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How to execute a powershell script from a remote application as a specific user

I have an application which can execute a powershell script on remote windows machine. I am trying to map a network drive using a powershell script. When the same script executed at the endpoint, ...
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Making an intranet url available externally?

At the moment I have a client that has an intranet set up on their internal network. This server isn't accessible unless via VPN. The problem is that they have an RSS feed on the intranet that they'd ...
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PHP installation issue on a Windows Server hosted in the Azure cloud

I am trying to setup PHP and MySQL on a Windows Server that is currently in Azure cloud using the information from this blog post ...
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Using Dynamic paths in Apache httpd.conf file

I know how to set up multiple hosts in an apache httpd.conf file but is it possible to make that dynamic. If I put my folders in directories like this. c:\ development\ websites\ ...