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Android can't connect to Windows 7 on same LAN and vice versa

I have an android phone with wifi and I have notebook with windows 7 with wifi. Both devices are on the same network and they can't see each other (I can't ping phone from notebook and vice versa). ...
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How can I use Virtual Linux Server as Web Application Server?

I have Windows Server 2012 R2 and I will create Virtual Linux Server on it (via VirtualBox).. I want to use both Windows and Virtual Linux server as Http Server. How can I implement. Note: I will ...
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Message is bounced sent via Windows Live Mail - “552 5.2.0 - automated process detected unsolicited content”

I have free email account at Yahoo with the both methods of access : POP3 and via Web I have setup POP3 access in my Windows Live Mail (WLM) for Yahoo and it works fine, but when I send a message to ...
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Move Server HP DL380P Windows to Hyper-V [on hold]

I want to backup my windows server 2008 r2 that installed into Server HP DL380P to a virtual windows on Hyper-v 2012 r2 I have create image from server with Acronis true image 2015 and restore it in ...
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Reverse DNS records not registered when using DHCP

I've stumbled upon a strange behaviour with Windows machines, which seems to be fairly consistent between all Windows versions from Vista/2008 to 8.1/2012 R2; it doesn't happen instead when using ...
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Set gateway for specific ip destination and port

I have two internet connections. One has a static public ip address (WAN-STATIC gateway ip 10.0.0.1) and the other has a dynamic public ip address (WAN-DYNAMIC gateway ip 10.0.0.254). I wish to force ...
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Disable Java auto updater via policy/script or some other automated means

I started researching on this and it turned out that this was not as easy as it seemed it would be. Basically looking to get some sort of automated way that I can turn off all the "an update is ready ...
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How do I invoke scanstate from the USMT for a large number of PCs?

I've already customized all of my XML files, but I'm having trouble figuring out the logistics of how to script scanstate to run on a large (~50) number of PCs remotely. I have a list of PCs and the ...
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Static IP for vpn client on Win 2012 R2

I have Windows Server 2012 R2. I have configured VPN to the server. External clients can connect ok with AD credentials. I am able to assing static IP for specific user like in the picture below (and ...
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What determines the name of registry entries under \Outlook\Resiliency\DisabledItem?

I'm trying to script a way to re-enable a specific Outlook add-in via the registry (Outlook UI isn't an option since it's locked down for users). I know the general location I need to remove a reg ...
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Can you force Windows to disallow SSL in all WINHTTP and HTTPAPI system calls?

Title says it all. Is there a registry setting or something that will prevent the Windows built-in libraries: WINHTTP and HTTPAPI to not support SSL3?
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use sysprep for windows custom deployment, but leave settings like keyboard, start menu the same

I am trying to create a "base/reference" installation of Windows 8.1 which I can use to deploy to other computers with different hardware. After a lot of research, I was pointed to sysprep and ImageX ...
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Apache 2.2 + PHP 4.3.10 + Windows [on hold]

I would like to know How install Apache 2.2.x with PHP 4.3.10 on Windows. I must transfer an old application in php4.3.10 to php5.4 Basicly, I would like use Wamp or EasyPHP. I trie to install ...
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How to display pictures from shared OneDrive folder on the Windows 8.1 lock screen? [migrated]

I would like one machine to show a photo slide show on the lock screen, with photos belonging to another Microsoft account. I have shared the "Camera Roll" album from the photo producers account to ...
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Windows Server 2008 remote folder or drive sharing [on hold]

So I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine in a remote datacenter. I would like to setup folder or drive sharing from the Windows server to multiple Windows clients. I was able to find some articles ...
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Set-QADUser : Access is denied [on hold]

I am having problem trying update ipphone field using QAD commandlets. It worked fine for a week but now its giving me error " Set-QADUser : Access is denied." I have tried it with the Admin ...
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Is there any disadvantage to using Windows Server as a client OS?

I see a lot of people using Windows Server as a client OS. For example they use Windows Server 2008 R2 instead of Windows 7, Windows Server 2012 instead of Windows 8, Windows Server 2003 R2 instead of ...
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Apache auth_kerb_module on Windows

I need to install the Kerberos module in Apache on Windows. I have copied the file auth_kerb_mod.so to apache/modules/ and I have modified the conf/httpd.conf with LoadModule auth_kerb_module ...
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Cannot access Windows default shares using windows credentials

I am on (Windows 8 -ADMIN-PC) (192.168.1.10) with DNS. My other PC (windows 7 -USER-PC) (192.168.1.11) with same DNS In my PC (Windows 8 -ADMIN-PC) I try to access user-pc by using windows explorer ...
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Windows Server 2012 - Find files related to a Role or Feature

I have a strange requirement from a client. I need to be able to enumerate the list of files/folders that have been installed by a Role or Feature in Windows Server 2012 (R2 if the release# matters). ...
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How do I block inheritance/application of a single GPO?

Due to the workload generated by recent ransomware outbreaks (Cryptolocker/Cryptowall/etc.), I was recently tasked with implementing Software Restriction policies to block program execution from ...
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WinSSHD, GIT over SSH Team City Fetch Url - Does not appear to be a git repo

We used to work with windows network paths to connect to git, but starting to use team city we want to use SSH. I'm having trouble testing a connection to a git repo on a server here at 192.168.X.XXX ...
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How to get Run Puppet button working on Foreman?

First of all, I know there is already a very similar question here on serverfault, but it doesn't quite answers my problem. So, my setup is the following: I have one server, running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ...
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whilst on a vpn cannot access some cdn sites [on hold]

I use windows 7 machine and a VPN to access a remote work computer. This worked fine and I was able to also access skype simultaneously on the home machine (to take a work call with smooth sound) and ...
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Domain controller not allowing me to connect to it over IPSec tunnel

I'm trying to connect a Windows 7 computer to a domain controller over an IPSec tunnel. The tunnel has formed and the network is accessible. I have set the IPSec connection to use the windows domain ...
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how to get a connection between Windows and Linux without an existing DHCP server

Scenario: In general a ubuntu machine (called server) runs in a network and gets an IP from it. Due to testing, sometimes a windows machine (client) is physical connected to the ubuntu machine ...
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WAN speed vs internet [closed]

Why does it happen that if I open a webpage hosted by a server , which is a part of WAN (Access Network) , it takes longer time to open than a webpage hosted on internet. Technically , a webpage over ...
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Required permission on remote HyperV manager [on hold]

I try to run the HyperV manager from a remote computer and I get the "classic" You do not have the required permission to complete this task. Contact the admin... Google is my friend, so I've ...
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Remotely determine how long a user has been idle

How do I determine how long it's been since a user with files opened on my server has been actively using their workstation in a Windows Active Directory environment (XP, 7, 8 clients and Server 2008, ...
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VPN server setup in Windows 8.1 [closed]

I am facing a challenge in setting up a VPN server in Windows 8.1. My current setting: I am in Canada and using Rogers Static IP internet. Roger--->Rogers Modem--(hard wired)-->dlink DIR-515 ...
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SSH works with Putty and ubuntu but not with Git Bash

I have set up an SSH server on a Windows Server 2012 r2 with cygwin. I can successfully connect to the server with ssh using Putty on my windows pc or using Ubuntu. However, when I try to connect to ...
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New SSL Cert causes no connection to website on POST from web application

I have a web application which will not connect to a website to POST after they changed their SSL cert. The URL and REF post is mentioned below. Is there anything else I should try on the server? ...
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How did windows services get linked across three machines

I have a set of windows machines that are running similar software. In fact, they may have been cloned by my IT co-workers. I am not sure about that. The other day I noticed that when I started a ...
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Windows Server 2012 Terminal Server Print job not removed after Printing

we have Windows 2012 Terminal Server with latest Patches. Installed is a Shar MX-M314n Network Printer with latest PCL6 drivers. If I as "administrator" print a Test Page or a User (no administrator ...
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Questions about Homemade FTP Server [closed]

Im trying to make a secure FTP server on my house , I dont have enough knowledge to use unix distro like Debian/Ubuntu Server , so Im using Filezilla Server on Windows 8.1 right now (only for testing) ...
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VNC Viewer showing black cursor on black color theme [closed]

I'm trying to read/write code remotely in VS2013 through VNC Viewer. I'm using a color theme in VS that has a black background. When I move my cursor over to the code (Where the cursor changes from a ...
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iSCSI connection drops frequently - Synology NAS

I have a Windows 2012 R2 Server connected through iSCSI to my Synology Rackstation 2414+. The problem is that the connection drops very very frequently, up to 10 times a day (manually restored ...
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How to run batch file without a window in ONE file

I know how to run batch files without a window thanks to this question here: Run a .bat file in a scheduled task without a window. The first answer is the one I am using. It states that to run a ...
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On IIS, how do I patch the SSL 3.0 POODLE vulnerability (CVE­-2014­-3566)?

How do I patch CVE­-2014­-3566 on a Windows Server 2012 system running IIS? Is there a patch in Windows Update, or do I have to do a registry change to disable SSL 3.0?
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Network based automount drive in GPO

For starters, I know about net use for this, but I need a more sophisticated solution. We have two branches, and both have a server with shared drives, both of which have are (or will have) the same ...
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How to assign different static IP addresses to the same machine depending on its OS on a network? [closed]

I was wondering if it is possible, e.g. to assign/reserve one static IP to a computer when it's running windows and assign a second static IP to the same computer/MAC address when it's running Linux? ...
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Remote Desktop Certificate Template Application Policy Extension

We are setting up remote desktop authentication with the use of certificates and ran into an issue in one of the environments. I am editing the RemoteDesktopComputer2008 certificate template, in ...
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Very long log in times for roaming user

I have had a roaming user on my network that occasionally experiences crippling log on times, upwards of 40 minutes sometimes. After fighting with it for a month and learning what I can of this ...
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Cannot work out what is using port 8080

In Windows Server 2003 R2 64 Bit SP2 I have an app which will only use port 8080 but something is already using it. I would be happy to just kill whatever is using it but I can't work out what it is. ...
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Which version of Windows Server matches this OS version of Amazon EC2 Windows instance most?

I need to do some development work on Windows platform. The target production is a Windows Server 2012 in Amazon EC2. Here is some output from running systeminfo I want to set up a Windows machine ...
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Azure Memory Allocation (Windows VM) for Python?

I'm running a pretty intensive python script on a large Azure Windows VM. I'm using Enthought Canopy for my python environment. The VM has 56gb of ram available... however in the task manager python ...
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Default administrative share for external drive encrypted with BitLocker not created on startup [migrated]

I have an external Hard Drive( F:\ ). I have this drive encrypted with Bitlocker 2 Go, and i turned automatic unlock on, on my laptop. I would like to access this drive, from my Virtual Machine, as ...
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Remote software Install on Windows 8 and above

Back in Windows XP/7 I remember being shown how to remote software installs via .msi with AD. Can you still do that in Windows 2012/8 days or was that dropped/removed? I've not even seen it mentioned ...
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How can I customize the default settings when deploying Google Chrome for Business?

I want to be able to deploy Google Chrome for Business in my organization without any extra shortcuts being created and without any first-run prompts. The Chrome for Business installer is a Windows ...
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Windows 2012 Clustering and Network adapter

I have a windows cluster (2012). Would like to ask, if I disable the network adapter to simulate a failure in network adapter, my current node should fail over to the other node. However, i didn't see ...