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Windows Server: what is the difference between Security Filtering (under the Scope tab) and the Delegation tab in Group Policy Management?

I notice that anything I add to Security Filtering also appears under Delegation, so I’m not sure how or why they both exist, and if they are redundant or not? Until now I had been exclusively using ...
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How can I confiuger a windows service from the command line

I have a windows service that I've written. I'd like to make it easy for my server team to install it. So I'm building a little batch script. One of the things that I require is for it to be setup ...
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Windows CA - Pending Request created during reboot

Each time a machine reboots in our environment (Windows Server 2012R2), certificate request is created under "Pending Requests" on the Certificate Authority server. It is the same Certificate ...
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MDT windows 10 deployment error

I continue to get errors when deploying win10 via MDT and I am kind of stumped on why i continue to get these issues i've attached the screenshot of the error and the log files I pulled from my ...
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powershell - retrieve certificate information on remote computer [on hold]

Please help... I'm trying to get the below script to work. I'm new to powershell world and I appreciate anyone who can help me fix this. $RemoteServerList = "Server1","Server2" $RemoteWebCertList = ...
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How can I tell if there is a prepared SQL Server install on a machine using PowerShell?

How can I check in PowerShell if the SQL Server install on a machine is just a prepared install (done before a sysprep) or a full ready to go instance?
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How can I allow users to change their passwords when logging in via RDP?

I am running a Windows Server 2012 R2 server that admins and users can access via Remote Desktop Connection. I have set up the users and Local Security Policy so that on each user's first login, and ...
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iPhone 6 Personal Hotspot is not connecting with windows 7 through WiFi and iTunes [on hold]

I have dell latitude E6430 with windows 7 64 bit and trying to connect iPhone 6 Personal Hotspot through WiFi and iTunes with my computer but it is not connecting just after asking password for 2 or 3 ...
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Can I recover a bitlocker encrypted drive offline?

Windows 10, server 2012 R2 domain I'm confused about the options for recovering a bitlocker encrypted drive offline. Lets say I'm encrypting the HDDs of domain computers with bitlocker using TPM (...
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Remote LDAP authentication test in Windows server

I've a windows server A loggedin under domain local-domain.com I've another read only domain that is called remote-domain.com all ldap users are exist in the remote-domain.com. I want a simplest ...
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Setup a local server to host Windows 10 updates for all LAN devices

Background: I have a really slow internet connection (the highest download speed I've seen on it is 3.5Mbps, though I only pay for 3Mbps) and Windows 10 does updates all the freaking time. Like, so ...
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permission to change Windows password in non AD environment

We have a computer running Windows Server 2012 R2, which is not member of any domain, and a web application running on this server. Users of the application are set up as local Windows users of the ...
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How can I keep software up to date on clients in a windows network environnement?

I'm searching a way to keep all the software on clients in a windows environnement up to date (like java / adobe / spoon / ...). I work with windows 2012 server. They login with AD. I tried to update ...
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Deploying Google Appengine on Windows

I have been using Linux (Ubuntu) for a long time and I am using the hosting on Google SQL cloud engine. I would like to move to Windows. Steps to set it up on Linux were: Download go_appengine ...
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With OpenVPN how can I only let LAN go through the VPN?

So I have the following setup: Now from home I like to make a connection through OpenVPN to access my LAN from work. So I edit the config of the OpenVPN client on my home computer to: remote 180....
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Generate duplicate Active directory on Server 2008 r2

Currently We are using window server 2008 r2 and installed Active directory on server, which working fine. Problem is that, Some of roles which are not working well(Can not install/uninstall roles), ...
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Windows - Point hosts file to URL instead of IP [on hold]

I did not find a solution in the web, so asking here. I would like to point a hosts file (Windows) to an URL instead of IP address. My tests environment does not have a specific IP address, it has a ...
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IIS Application Pool slow respond time

I have a basic asp.net app deployed on IIS. At some point all requests became very slow taking 20+ seconds to complete. I don't know what the cause is but SignalR logic was added to the project ...
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Install Bash + openSSH on Windows Server 2012

I had to create a Virtual Machine with Windows Server 2012. Now I want to connect to it via OpenSSH and Bash, installing OpenSSH is successful, however when I connect to the server via ssh ...
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Windows 7 and Server 08 network “location” changing

Suddenly several domain computers running Windows 7 and at least one server on 2008 R2 are thinking that their NIC is part of a "public" network. The weird part is that when this symptom occurs the ...
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Can't load MSMQ COM Object on Windows Server 2012

My VBScript tries to load MSMQ COM Object Set MSMQQueueInfo = CreateObject("MSMQ.MSMQQueueInfo") I enabled Messaging DCOM Proxy Script can't load COM object:
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Skype for Business 2015 Edge server import certificate installation issue

We are installing Skype for Business server 2015 for testing purposes. I used StartSSL to get free certificate for Skype for Business Edge server. I followed the installation instructions from Jeff ...
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Windows Server 2012R2 to Ubuntu Server NFS mount extremely slow (4MB/s)

The mounting of a NFS share provided by the windows server under ubuntu works fine, accessing the files too, but copying a 1GB file over to the share results in an aggregated speed of 4MB/s. The first ...
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Can't access to an website even if connected on same network

I'm able to access a link from an IP Address but my co-worker can't even though we're connected on the same network ( Both LAN or Wi-Fi ) it's a professional environment so it might be a firewall ...
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Windows Server 2012 VPN SSTP VPN

I have the following problem : I have a tastk to create Windows Server 2012 RRAS VPN using SSTP. The PPTP VPN works, but I just cannot make the certificates work and I have no idea why. Logs are ...
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What is NUMA node limit in modern Windows OS

What is the highest number of NUMA nodes in Windows 10 / Server 2012? In Windows 7, it was documented that OS supports only up to 4 NUMA nodes1 but with modern systems supporting 320 logical ...
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Difference between Fileserver and Dataserver [duplicate]

I want to know the difference between Fileserver and Dataserver,I got confused when I was searching about it online
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Task Schduler Log issues

I have been using task scheduler for scheduling batch jobs and I have enabled tasks history. However, I could not find any log file in C:\Windows\Tasks. So where could I find the log files for that?
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“Password is incorrect” when link between primary and secondary domain controller downs

I have Single Forest and Single Domain with 4 sites on which I have Places Min 2 domain controllers , On One site name as HADEED , When the Replication link/Domain Controller Links Down the user at ...
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Windows Server DHCP not working over 2.4 GHz Network

I have just realized that my Windows Server that is handing out DHCP addresses is not working over my 2.4 GHz network. I have tested both the Wired and 5 GHz networks in our building, but over the 2.4 ...
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Secure OPC (dcom) between stand-alone computer (client) to domain joined server

I need no connect an OPC client, running on a windows instance I manage (host-A), to an OPC server running on a windows instance (host-B) that is managed by someone else. host-A is a stand-alone ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 w/ IIS 7.5 w/ Autodiscover.xml, but SAN-Certificate causes “Target Principle name is incorrect”

Outlook 365 finds the account through autodiscover without any problems, but warns about "Target Principle name is incorrect" (CN=eposthub.de), when adding an account like anything@nabil-redmann.de ...
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One domain can not see other domain - possible DNS issue

I believe I have a fairly simple question that most likely relates to a DNS issue. I have two domains for explanation purposes I will refer to them as DOMAIN1 and DOMAIN2 DOMAIN1 = 2008 R2 ...
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How do I enable ALPN and TLS session resumption (client tickets) in Windows Server 2012 R2

According to the following TechNet article ALPN and TLS client-side session resumption should be supported in SChannel in Windows Server 2012 R2. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh831771....
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Deploying a windows machine with ansible and sysprep

I was wondering if you could help me? I'm trying to deploy a windows server 2012R2 base image using the vsphere ansible module. I have created a Vsphere template where the guest machine has WinRM ...
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How to prevent disconnection / reconnection attempts on private LANs without internet connectivity?

I am developing an appliance system which is meant to be transportable, used monthly in a different location, for ~100 simultaneous users, with laptops and tablets. The system includes a server (http,...
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Ping to server disappear for a long time, but reappear after reverse ping to my static IP

Almost every day about 9.00 - 10.00 link to my server goes down. I have two links: direct static IP & Hamachi VPN, usually I lose only the direct link, but Hamachi still works. Most interesting ...
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Batch: Using Number Variable at setting another Variable with concatenate function?

Hopefully someone can help me on this: I have a batchfile where I want to combine Variables and include a function with a Variable number for the concatenate - for better understanding see attached ...
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What other proxy config options do I have when the Windows https proxy requires a username and password for an automated Chrome browser?

I have a Chrome instance driven by Webdriver inside a Docker container in an AWS VPC that needs to access the internet to download some cloudfront content. The Corporate Proxy is setup to require a ...
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Is this IPv6-link-local address (as reported by Windows) correct? If so, why?

From what I read online, an IPv6 link-local address is generated by taking the network interface's MAC address, inserting an FF:FE word into the middle of it, OR'ing in some additional bits, et voila: ...
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What is the correct way to secure a user directory with EFS not in a domain network?

Logged in as an administrator on a Windows 10 machine. cipher /E /A /S:C:\Users\MYUSER or cipher /E C:\Users\MYUSER I've read and been told that the bottom one is the correct way. End result: ...
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Virtual machine - DNS hostname problems on Windows Server

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 in a local domain with an local DNS server running. My clients are configured to use this DNS server. Today, I had the problem with a client that could not log in due ...
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negative WMI-Filter for security filtering in GPO

I need to create a group policy object (GPO) that will disable printer redirection for all computers except certain servers. I considered making a security group and adding all the computers except ...
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Jenkins for windows need java installed on system?

I am in the process of configuring jenkins on server. There is no Java installed on server. From the link, I understood that Jenkins windows installer will install JRE so that no need of external java ...
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How to authenticate LDAP connection on git? [closed]

Hi I'm trying to setup git server on my company virtual server using http://gogs.io git service. They have the setup for LDAP connection but there are no way to test the authentication.. or is that ...
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Cannot delete folder. Haven't perrmission. New PC old disk [migrated]

I have a new PC with windows 10 and an old with win 10. I moved my disks from old machine to the new. I see the folders but cannot delete them. I'm the system administrator (My PC) but haven't ...
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Windows 10 automatic download - are the install files also downloaded for Win 7 Enterprise edition?

Within Windows 7 - it is well known that the windows 10 install files (~3GB+) are being automatically downloaded into users C:\$Windows.~BT folder within the windows update process. My question - is ...
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Anyway to limit IP Access for Certain Users?

I am currently tasked with allowing Vendors onto our process network. The issue is I need to make it so each vendor is only able to connect to PLCs on their own machines "each PLC has its own IP". Is ...
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Ping in local network pings myself

I have two computers on my local network: Laptop 192.168.2.11 Windows 8.1 Tower 192.168.2.10 Windows 7 If I use Laptop to ping Tower, which has the local IP 192.168.2.10, I will get a result from ...
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How can I identify applications or processes using thunder protocol in the network

For the last one week we have been having performance issues with our internet connection. The only thing that i know of that has changed with in this period is that I have upgraded several desktop OS ...