Windows Server 2008 is a Microsoft server operating system released in February 2008. It is the successor to Windows Server 2003 and is based on the Windows Vista codebase. It was succeeded by Windows Server 2008 R2. This tag should only be used for questions related to Windows Server 2008. If ...

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Cygwin OpenSSH server does not respond after first command from PHP (Using phpseclib)

I got cygwin and sshd working fine. And there are no issues at all when using putty. It responds as expected even for multiple commands. But when using phpseclib , A response is received only for the ...
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MS Terminal Server Blocking Website Access

We are trying to access a company website from within the local terminal server client. The website is hosted elsewhere. Previously they had DNS rules in a separate File/DNS server which I deleted ...
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VDS fails to write boot code on a disk during clean operation

We have windows 2008 enterprise server and one of the logical disks D: is missing. On the device manager , whenever we open the window, it asks to choose for MBr or GPT, but choosing neither would ...
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How do I mirror the data harddisk of my win 2008 server to a LAN drive or another local server?

As title, I have a server running win server 2008 but I want to create an HA environment (sort of) by mirroring the data drive of the server to another local server/network drive. What is the best way ...
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Storing Large Amount of files in a file system?

Guys I am creating an application which will be saving a .txt file (approx 10 KB/file I guess) in a file system and will be saving its path in MS SQL database. Now as per my estimation, approximately ...
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Does DSML Services for Windows run on Windows Server 2008?

I realize that DSML Services for Windows lists Windows 2000 or Windows Server 2003 as a requirement, but can anybody tell me if it will still run on Windows Server 2008? We're using DSML to talk to ...
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Server 2008 File Sharing - Only view certain folders on share?

I'm newer to this, but my Sr. Sys Admin has given me a project and he's currently out of town, and I'm stuck. We have a file share system set up for each department. For example: \\server\A - ...
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Trouble Installing Windows Server 2008 R2 on a Dell PowerEdge R220

I'm trying to install Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit for the first time in a Dell PowerEdge R220, using UEFI. At first the installation wouldn't see any disks. Then, I found this: Trouble Installing ...
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RRAS Site-to-Site VPN Issues When Behind Edge Devices

I have two networks I would like to bridge using PPTP using Windows Server 2008 R2 on both ends. Network A is 10.150/16 subnet without DHCP available Network B is 192.168.150/24 subnet with DHCP ...
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Is there a technology similar to Docker Containers for Windows Server?

Docker Containers (which is basically application isolation, afaik) look handy but they are only for Linux. Even "Docker Container for Windows" basically just installs a Linux VM into VirtualBox on ...
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Windows Server 2008 Run Printing With Specific Printer Always As Specific User

I have the follow setup: Windows Server 2008 SBS with an active spooler. I am using this server, besides other things, as a printing server. I've shared a lot of printers and I've added a new one ...
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Password Delegation with Windows 2008 Server Trusts?

I have a trust setup between two Windows 2008 Active Directory forests. My domains are "local.ad" and "remote.ad". All of my corporate users belong to the remote.ad forest. I have to add the ...
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Can i recover my all domain computers and users from IFM and in-cooperate them in new forest? [on hold]

My only Active Directory Server on win server 2008 R2 with one domain controller crashed today. i.e there wan no additional domain controller. The only backup that i had was IFM media. So can i ...
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can ping but cant browse windows server 2008 r2 [closed]

EDITING THE QUESTION Apologies if the question wasn't clearer previously... I have a VM running Windows Server 2008 R2. I can't seem to browse the Internet using the Internet Explorer.... The ...
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Epicor Software Client issue [closed]

we have facing some issue with epicor server ,user request to migrate their network to vlan and different vlan with epicor server before migration user and server are same vlan is working well with ...
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Is there a software available that can backup from Windows 7 client to mapped network drive and provide email notification? [closed]

We have 2 or 3 Windows 7 machines in our Windows 2008 domain that have special software that write their data locally to the PC. Storing their data on a network drive is not possible. We would like ...
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Broken Pipe error being thrown when configuring OAM 11g for simple mode

I looking for some advice/help with OAM 11g which when configured for simple mode with a 10g Seagate throws an error on the oam server of broken pipe. The set up is oam server is on a Linux 64 bit ...
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Windows Updates failing on SBS 2011, no errors generated

We recently took over IT duties at a local law firm and have to deal with their neglected server. It's running SBS 2011 SP1 with the standard fare: AD, file shares, IIS, Exchange, and WSUS. From its ...
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Removing Certificate Authority

I'm trying to rename an old server ( 2008 R2 Standard) of ours that will be used for a SQL DEV(Used to be old prod), but the options to change computer name/domain is greyed out. I found that it's ...
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How to lower security level of IE on Win 2008R2 to allow product register?

There is IE 11 installed on Win2008R2 server. After installing a Visual studio express, we are asked to register the software. A user account was created on outlook.com. However after entering login ...
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How to define route on all IP addresses except some subnet

I need to set up the following rules: If IP is in range 192.168.0.0-192.168.0.255 then route iut from gateway 1 (let's say 192.168.2.1) otherwise for all other IP addresses route it through default ...
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Bad ping results while testing 6000 TCP clients with 18 mbytes/s total traffic on Windows Web Server 2008

The clients are running on the machine #1. The server is installed on the machine #2. The machines have a gigabit connection through a switch on their private vlan. There are no errors in the switch ...
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Missing VirtualDisk on bootup (RAID)

I have a Dell PowerEdge 2950 with DAS storage attached (MD1000) I rebooted the server to apply window updates (win2008), on restart BIOS detected a VirtualDisk was missing and wanted me to continue or ...
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Windows 2008 R2 Permissions of mapped drive between desktop and server

My Desktop is Windows 7 and my Server is Windows 2008 R2... On my desktop I'm just a standard domain user. On the server I'm part of the Administrators group. I map a drive to my server in Windows ...
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IOS8 IKEV2 user not disconnecting from windows server 2008 RRAS

We have severs where all rras protocols are setup, and all are working fine, recently ios8 starts supporting ikev2. we are using configuration file on ios8 for this purpose, connection established ...
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“Server sending an unnecesary amount of packets” says OVH. What do I do?

I got an email about my server on OVH today, saying they blocked one of my secondary IPs. We have detected that your server ns320188.ip-188-165-215.eu unnecessarily sending a large number of ...
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Merging multiiple domains with the same existing domain name (office.local)

I am working with a new client who has 5 offices and four of which have a single domain controller with the name of OFFICE.LOCAL and another one with the domain controller DENTAL.LOCAL. Oh and all of ...
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GPO to map drives conditionally

We have a file server that is sharing out user drives from //server/user$. We also have webDav enabled so it can be access externally by https://fileserver.company.com/user. My challenge is to map ...
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How to disable SSLv1/SSLv2/SSLv3 protocols to block Poodle to Apache 2.4.9 on Windows Server 2008 R2?

How can I disable SSLv1, SSLv2 and SSLv3 protocols on Apache 2.4.9 installed on a Windows Server 2008 R2 as a service? (I am not using IIS.) I still want to have TLSv1.2 protocol on my server. Here ...
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tzutil.exe keeps changing server timezone

The time-zone on my windows 2008 server keeps being changed, I performed an audit on the "RegQueryValue" registry operation and "TimeZoneKeyName" key found on the following path ...
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SSTP VPN stops working unless certificate is reinstalled

Any ideas why this may be? It sas happened on 2 separate Windows Servers. A 10 year certificate was installed, and yet both VPNs stopped connecting after a few weeks/months. A simple reinstall of the ...
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Portproxy actively refuses connections

We recently moved our SVN repositories from a Windows Server 2008 VM to a Ubuntu Linux VM and needed to forward port 80 traffic going to the old server to the new server. This is the command we used: ...
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Restore using Windows Server Backup on a clean machine

I have a physical machine that I ran Sysprep on, Sysprep restores your system back into the disk image when you first run the computer... All data will be lost since the old disk image has been ...
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Managing disk space with > 500 virtual windows servers (strategy ?)

I'm working as an admin in a medium sized company. Over the last 10 years our amount of servers increased from less than 90 physics to more than 500 virtual machines including a few physics as host ...
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Zabbix not collecting data from Apache for Windows

I have a Zabbix 2.2 installation and I need to monitor a Windows Server running Apache. I have enabled mod_status, installed zapache ...
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Static Route for Windows

I have a network as follows. Router->Windows Server->Clients I want to be able to be on the LAN of the router and access the clients who are on a different subnet behind the Windows Server with ...
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Make Batch file to add special tags at the front of video files at one folder [migrated]

I always make download for learning tutorials videos , Some times I don't remember where I can find those videos because they are too many , so I decide to make tags to those file and put them in ...
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User profiles for ESXi [closed]

I have configured active directory with my ESXi Server and all is great. I created User Profiles for this experiment within Windows 2008r2. Logged in with a windows 7 VM within Vsphere, and all works. ...
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I can't login to server2008 r2 by user that have delegate control

I can't login to server2008 r2 by user that have delegate control. i have to user delegete control (create , delete , manage user accounts) but when want login to server get error " you cannot log on ...
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RDP down on Windows Server. what to do

I was playing around my windows server 2008 with the following configuration. http://www.hass.de/content/setup-your-iis-ssl-perfect-forward-secrecy-and-tls-12 After rebooting, SQL Went down, RDP is ...
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Unexpected Sql Server 2008R2 / Server 2008 reboot (bsod) on increasing maxmemory SQL setting

The server OS is Server 2008 x64 and its role is DB server + SSIS (SQL Server 2208R2 x64). (VMWARE ESXi 5.1.0 on IBM 3850x5) Until yesterday the total system memory was 8GB and the maxmemory setting ...
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Anyway to create a single bootable image from Windows Server Backup vhd files

So I have a Window Server 2008 machine that I need to restore. The machine is on, but will not boot into the OS. I really don't need the machine anymore. I have Windows Server Backup vhd files. Is ...
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Major Issues with Sysprep, server now has a installation prompt

So yesterday I asked this question: How to create a single image of Windows Server 2008 R2 to use on a Azure Virtual machine I was told by multiple sources I need to run sysprep against the machine, ...
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server 2008, SMB issues after changing to virtual network

I have a windows 2008 server that I use as AD, DNS, and mostly for file sharing. I wanted to use hyper-V to add a virtual Linux box for some network monitoring software. So I added the external ...
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Windows 2008 DNS Forward rules

I have Windows 2008 DNS service Internal DNS service have A-records, for example: test.mycompany.com -> 1.1.1.1 on external side: Domain have external A-records test.mycompany.com -> 1.1.1.1 ...
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IIS 7.5 redirect user if they are using SSLv2 or SSLv3

I want to redirect all users still using SSLv2 and SSLv3 to a specific page and users with no SSLv3 protocol (TLS 1.x) will no redirect to the page. So how do I detect these SSLv2-SSLv3-only users ...
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ping two server 2008 in different networks

i use vmware workstation8 i have two visual network (type:host-only) VMnet1: ip:192.168.163.1 subnet :255.255.255.0 VMnet2:192.168.131.1 Getway:255.255.255.0 on server 1 use VMnet1 : i have only ...
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Impact of Server Restart in Application pool

The question is small. I just want to know, is there any effect of server restart on my IIS application pools? Will the application pool be recycled on server restart?
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How to create a single image of Windows Server 2008 R2 to use on a Azure Virtual machine

I am trying to migrate from a colocation where I own the servers to Azure. I have been following this article: ...
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Connecting to Windows fileserver from outside local network

I'm quite new to Windows Server and all its finesse. I have already set up a webserver, fileserver and VPN. What I would like to know is it possible to use the folder I have set up on the fileserver ...