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Obtain product keys of client machines on Windows Server

How can I obtain Windows product keys of all clients that are joined to domain (Windows Server 2008R2)? The fact is I can't find which computer is linked to one specific licence key that I have. Is ...
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XP WDS clients not installing drivers from WDS 2012 server

Let me start by explaining my rather unusual situation. We have a lot of clients that have anywhere between 10 and 20 PC's and servers (ranging from server2012 back to windows XP). As we would like to ...
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How can I load one image over network to multiple computers on boot?

A few years ago I saw this in a company but I don't know how it was built. There was 1 Computer (I don't know if Windows Server or plain Windows 7 -> the server) and 3 other computers (Windows 7 -> ...
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Why do I need Windows Server Connector?

I am replacing a Windows Server 2003 server with Windows Server 2012 Essentials. The migration guide advises me to run the Windows Server Connector software on every domain-joined computer, unless ...
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How to prevent non-power-users with admin rights from accidentally installing adware on community pc [closed]

I am going to describe my problem and solution to prevent non-power-users installing unwanted software along with other software (adware installed through pre-set checkboxes in a "desired software ...
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User authentication on multiple PC with the same username and password

In our institute we would like to setup a system for the student. All the PC's are Win7 and we would like to achieve that the user don't have to sit always in the front of the same computer, but I it ...
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Tool to analyze the real time traffic in Windows XP SP2 [closed]

My client machine/(s) is/(are) Windows XP SP2. I can’t effort every time to have physical access to my server machine. To analyze the real time traffic and bandwidth between client and server machine, ...
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Good Windows clients for accessing Linux GUI? [closed]

I'm looking to set up a lab for 100+ users. We will be running linux servers (RHEL), but all the lab machines are old Windows boxes. Each user, from the Windows box, needs to log on to the Linux ...
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Group Policy for DNS Server Addresses

This question deals strictly with the methodology of using Active Directory to publish DNS settings and controlling the DNS server address order to domain attached clients. This is not asking about ...
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One Windows client cannot browse the server by name (all other computers are fine)

The context is a small Windows network with about 15 machines and one W2k3 R2 domain controller. One of our clients (Win XP SP3) experiences the following issue: every so often, while browsing our ...
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Is my password compromised because I forgot to hit Enter after ssh username?

I've just tried logging into a Fedora (release 13 Goddard) server using SSH (PuTTY, Windows). For some reason the Enter after typing my username didn't go through and I typed in my password and hit ...
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Expanding the client management console to get server functionality? [closed]

This is an assignment I have in college. The description is so vague that I've come here in frustration. We have an environment of 4 virtual machines. 2 windows 7 Professional clients, 2 windows ...
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How do I add client computers to a Windows SBS 2008 domain?

We have a LAN and the router is the DHCP server. We have a server with Windows SBS 2008, it has the IP address 192.168.1.2 while the router has the IP address 192.168.1.1. I have tried to add a ...
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How can I disconnect a client user from a domain and connect it to another?

I maintain a small network with 5 client computers and a Small Business Server 2003. Now the server is broken. I have installed a new server with Small Business Server 2008. How do I connect an exid ...
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Batch-script implementing 2 ODBC-connections

Thanks for all previous help! I have a question regarding av script. My computers is all XP, and needs the following when I do my thing : I have 2 ODBC-connections (towards MS-SQL-DB), which I have ...
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VM for learning and testing firewall and some others softwares? [closed]

Computer Specs: Core 2 Duo 1.80Ghz 2gb ram 500GB hd Currently with Windows XP installed but can be changed to anything else needed. To explain more about what i am looking forward to do, i was ...
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Client computers would not connect to the Internet through Microsoft server 2008

I am trying to set up a small network at work using a tower running Microsoft Server 2008 and client laptops running Windows 7. They are all connecting to the network fine, but none of the client ...
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Remote desktop client: how to enlarge history list?

Anyone knows the setting (in registry perhaps) to enlarge the history list of the remote desktop client? Thanks!
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Dynamic DNS registration for VPN clients

I've got a VPN server set up in my Active Directory on a remote network. (VPN Server is separate box from DNS/AD) When I dial into the network (client machine is not a member of the AD) the machine ...
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How should openvpn config look like to tunnel “all traffic” thru vpn?

Many related questions on this site, looked thru a few of them, none helped my problem. Anyways my client is Vista, server is IPCop My client config file: #OpenVPN Server conf tls-client client dev ...
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What effect does BroadCast SSID have on the client experience?

What effect does BroadCast SSID have on the client experience? Clients are pre-configured with one "Preferred network". Roaming? Initial association timing? Certain services (e.g. AV) look for the ...
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client OS + soft deployment tools: advice alternatives to SMS

current client environment: 95% -xp, 5%- linux; we use disk image deployment software for client OS and standard software (like Office, arch, etc). can we find alternatives to Microsoft SMS for ...
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VOIP and IM communication without a server

Typical enterprise VOIP solutions like MS Comm Server require a server computer to handle communications. Is there any program that can do it Peer-2-Peer (P2P) without a server, and directly call and ...