0
votes
1answer
42 views

Is purging %SYSTEMROOT%\assembly\temp safe?

Short and plain: is it safe to delete the contents of %SYSTEMROOT%\assembly\temp as in rd /s "%SYSTEMROOT%\assembly\temp\*" on a Windows Server 2008 R2 / SBS 2011 instance? Are any official ...
0
votes
0answers
95 views

SBS 2011 “Unable to query computer information” and event id 10009 DCOM for shutdown clients

I'm running SBS 2011 with some clients connected from home-offices via vpn. My problem is that the event log of the server is polluted every 30 minutes with DCOM 10009 errors: "DCOM was unable to ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Restoring SBS 2011 Domain Controller with no DSRM logon access

I have a client's server running SBS 2011, it is their only server. I need to restore their OS to a previous date. Everything can go back to that date last week. They have a Windows Image Backup. ...
0
votes
2answers
93 views

Can we disable DFS on Windows SBS 2011?

The supplier of our customer's ERP system says that their software gets performance problems when running on a server with DFS enabled. I notice that DFS Namespace and DFS Replication is enabled on ...
1
vote
1answer
45 views

How to retain original file ownership information While recovering files from windows server sbs2011 backup

Background: Windows SBS2011/2008 R2 Microsoft Word Documents Windows built in backup and restore Plot: Some user/s moved some sensitive files to a public network drive and I was told to move ...
2
votes
1answer
834 views

SBS2011 (Windows Server 2008 r2) Correct way to Schedule reboot

I'm after the correct way to schedule a reboot on an SBS2011/WS2008r2 box. External support company created a reboot.bat file and added a scheduled task to run it at 6am every Monday morning. ...
0
votes
1answer
99 views

Is server being compromised? I've seen a client telnet session at logon

I've seen open a new window with a client telnet sesion at login this morning at SBS 2011 server. The window displayed some random chars (non alphanumerics) a few seconds and gone. The server is fully ...
2
votes
2answers
156 views

Windows server losing connectivity

A Windows Server 2008 R2 (SBS 2011 really) with Service Pack 1 started to expose a network connectivity problem all of a sudden which seems rather hard to debug: Occasionally (always during business ...
1
vote
2answers
175 views

Can I install SBS 2011 Standard onto an existing 2008R2 server?

I have an existing Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard dedicated server at a server farm, all set up. Monitoring tools, public and private NIC's, out-of-band management tools, the whole shebang; it's ...
1
vote
1answer
153 views

file servers through a VPN connection

I have been scratching my head on this one for weeks, I have now decided to ask the question. We have an SBS domain with 2 hypervisors, one runs 3 File Server, one run the SBS server itself. We also ...
1
vote
1answer
588 views

PTPP MS-VPN just stopped working, giving out error 807

Today our VPN stopped accepting connections, the clients are returning error 807. There is nothing in the logs on the server that pertain to VPN failing, or that clients have even attempted to connect ...
5
votes
2answers
3k views

Migrate from SBS 2011 to 2008 Standard

I have a customer who is running a Windows Domain with a Windows Small Business Server 2011. Now I want to "update" (or downgrade?) to a 2008 R2 Domain. For two reasons. The customer has nearly ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

SBSe 2011 All users can login into the same PC on the network and access the SBS shares minus one user

All users can login into the same PC (our board room PC) on the network and access the SBSe shares minus one user who can login but cannot mount the mapped network drives or access his Desktop which ...
1
vote
0answers
152 views

SBS 2011 Essentials: Grant Remote Web Access to non-dashboard-created user

I found that using the dashboard to create users is tedious because it adds each single user to ntfs permissions, taking an awful long time for a simple task. I rather created a group in AD and add ...
0
votes
1answer
685 views

SBS2011 Standard Shares not showing up to date shared files for Server 2008 on same network

I have a SBS2011 Standard server with a number of files shares in place. On my Server 2008 R2 database server, I am connecting to \SBS2011-Server\IT\Installers\SomeFolder. I can see two files in that ...
0
votes
1answer
227 views

raid5 configuration on new dell server, sbs, win2008r2

Looking for a bit guidance configuring hardware raid on a new dell t610, I am basically trying to install Hyper-vR2 as the parent OS, then I will run SBS11 and WIin2008R2 virtually on top of that. ...
0
votes
0answers
209 views

Cannot connect to Windows SBS Essentials 2011

Using the Launchpad from the Mac, trying to connect to Server Essentials 2011, no one is able to actually log in. The little login wheel keeps spinning and spinning. Anyone have any ideas what might ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Active Directory Corrupted In Windows Small Business Server 2011 - Server No Longer Domain Controller

I have a rather bad problem with my Windows SBS 2011. First of all, I'll give the background to what caused the problem. I was setting up a new small business server network. I had my job about ...
3
votes
2answers
522 views

Log directory access on a disk

Is there a way to monitor all read and write operations on a directory and its files in SBS 2011 (Windows Server 2008 R2)?