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Turning Linux USB power on and off? [on hold]

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 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 them to change their password ...
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1 Central Interface— to Multiple 2k12 VM windows servers not in a domain controller, how to patch and secure [on hold]

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.

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

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

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 [on hold]

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? [on hold]

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 [on hold]

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 [on hold]

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 [on hold]

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 [on hold]

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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How can I install .NET C# on an XAMPP server? [closed]

I have been trying to install IIS (Windows 8) on my head computer. I ended up installing XAMPP on it, setting up the FileZilla server to work with Visual Studio Community 2015 FTP on my development ...
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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? [on hold]

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

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\ ...
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How to stop hidden mac hidden files are showing in other systems? [closed]

If i copy the Images or files from mac to other os systems, it shows the files "._.DS_Store, .DS_Store" in other os systems.How to stop it?
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Windows Server 2012 unattended upgrade

I am new to using windows server software and at the moment we are using windows server 2008 R2 datacenter. We want to upgrade to server 2012. How can we perform a unattended upgrade on the windows ...
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Is a reboot required for SSL V3 disable on Windows? - Poodle exploit

We are trying to disable SSL V3 on numerous windows servers; as a part of it , registries are being updated remotely via script. Problem is lots of reboots are required post registry change. Is there ...
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users in openLDAP Groups on Windows Server not gaining access to share

I have openldap and samba PDC setup. My windows server is a member of the samba Domain. I have a group created with users. I can see the group on the windows 2008 server, however when I add this group ...
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JBoss EAP 6.2 high availability without HTTP server

i'm looking for some solution to make a Jboss Cluster ( 2 nodes ) in H.A. ( 1 live, 1 backup) but i don't want to use a third element ( machine, service or whatever ). Most configuration I found uses ...
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From Http to Https NodeJS Websockets on Apache Server

Here is my problem. I have a virtual machine, on windows, the Apache server (2.4) is installed on it. The vm is on the network, so that other people can reach it directly on http://192.168.100.22 ...
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PHP remote network location not appearing

I'm having some difficulty getting PHP (or more specifically, Python via PHP) to recognize an important network location. I'm trying to make a simple website which will allow users to easily execute ...
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MSSQL application failing to connect to database server

We run a very old application that connects to an MS SQL server 2008 database using the SQL server native client 10. Sometimes if there has been a power failure with the server the clients will stop ...
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Replace DC/DNS in Active Directory

I have just tried to replace one of my domain controllers in a single domain forest keeping the old IP (But a new computername). As this is an environment I have "inherited" from a previous sysadmin I ...
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Cannot add a 2012 server to a 2003 domain as it says forrest functional level is 2003 but domains and trusts shows it as 2003

I have a single 2003 DC (Enterprise edition 32 bit SP2) that according to AD Domains and Trusts is at functional level Windows Server 2003. According to AD Users and Computers my Domain functional ...
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Automatic unlock bitlocker to go (usb stick) on domain computer

Is there a way to automatically unlock bitlocker encrypted USB sticks on windows computers that are domain joined (8.1 Enterprise)? (e.g., based on the "BitLocker identification Field"?) The scenario ...
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Run a script when joining a domain

I have a Microsoft domain (mostly 2008r2\7). I looking for a way to run a script immediately after (the restart after) joining a domain (without requiring user login), and so far I've failed. Also, I ...
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create my own active directory in a EC2 instance of Windows 2012 in AWS?

I have been using Azure where I could use one of the Windows VM as a domain server with AD sitting in subnet 1 while others VMs sit on the subnet 2. So far so good. Now I am building the similar VMs, ...
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Windows Advanced Security Settings with absent users

When trying to set permissions on files or folders, the "Select Users or Groups" window opened any security window (eg: "Advanced Security Settings") always fails to find, and let me add, a known ...
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Task Scheduled Powershell Script Not Shutting Down machine

I have a task running on a Hyper-V server setup as such: schtasks /CREATE /TN AutoShutdown /RU "SYSTEM" /TR "Powershell \"C:\AutoShutdown.ps1\"" /SC ONSTART It runs properly (as far as I can tell) ...