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Windows 8 inbound IPsec authentication failing?

I am getting some very strange behavior out of the Windows 8 Advanced Firewall / IPsec implementation. It appears now that all inbound traffic that isn't return traffic from a previously contacted ...
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Internet Explorer not accessing site while in Protected Mode [closed]

Many of our users are reporting that they are getting a blank page when using IE10 or IE11 to access our website (play.net). The problem only occurs when IE is in Protected Mode. Sometimes the browser ...
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1answer
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How can I add private key to windows credentials manager?

I have a linux macheen that uses a public key/private key login. I am trying to add a private key (with password) to windows 7/8 credentials manager. I use pageant right now but i would like for a ...
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Upgrade Windows 7 clients to Windows 8 - can't we just upgrade?

My shop currently uses Windows 7 Pro (on desktop PCs). I consider to upgrade our clients to Windows 8 (or 8.1). I've just been told that if I upgrade, all the software installed on them will go away. ...
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2answers
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Windows Event Viewer is slow on newer versions of Windows

The modern Event Viewer application that you get on all versions of Windows since Vista is so much slower the previous version that was on Server 2003 and XP. I know there is much more functionality ...
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1answer
547 views

How to connect with a vpn connection without any prompt in windows 8

In windows 7 , we can define a hotkey for connect to internet via VPN connection immediately without any prompt, through these Steps: Create shortcut for VPN connection for example in Desktop. ...
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1answer
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Can I schedule a windows task to run in an interactive desktop session?

I'm trying to create a scheduled task that will run once daily on a dedicated machine. The task will run an exe. That exe does a bunch of things, including running automation that manipulates the ...
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1answer
163 views

How can I prevent Outlook 2010 from trying to authenticate with the Domain Controller's Active Directory?

Windows 7 and Windows 8 64 bit, Outlook 2010, Windows Server 2008R2. Basically, our Outlook tries to authenticate the user's email credentials with the DC. Problem is, we use hosted exchange through ...
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1answer
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Windows Server 2008 on a Virtual Machine

I have a Windows 7 machine and I would like to make a virtual machine with Windows Server 2008 (and probably Windows Server 8 if possible) on it. The problem is that the Virual PC 2007 does not ...