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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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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Installing Windows Server from a Centos7 VPS [on hold]

I am in a situation where I would like to use Windows Server 2008 R2 on my VPS without having access to the underlying VMWare. Presently Centos7 is installed and I have the Windows ISO on the [Centos] ...
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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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Login through RDP only [on hold]

I have a server (windows server 2008). There are some user accounts having administrative privilege. What I need to set up that some users can login through RDP session only and not through mstsc. ...
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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 ...
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Windows server 2008 R2 Certificate Authority error event viewer

I am getting the error "The windows default policy module initialize method returned an error. The specified domain either doesn't exists or could not be contacted the error code is 0x8007054b. The ...
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Is the whenChanged Active Directory attribute editable?

I've been searching for tools to change Active Directory object attributes, and I noticed the tools and articles and found so far are explicitly not mentioning capability to edit the whenChanged ...
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Account lockouts not in Event Viewer

I am having trouble getting Windows Server 2008 to log when domain user accounts are being locked. My Domain Controllers are all Windows Server 2008 R1. I am able to find Audit Failure events (ID ...
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Windows 2008 Server VM stops responding to network connections [closed]

Background I have a Windows 2008 Server guest virtual machine running in VirtualBox on Linux. The guest uses bridged networking (wired ethernet) and has a static IP address on my network. I haven't ...
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Remove IIS from Win2008 R2 — side effects?

This might be an overly broad question, but I can't find a good answer when using search engines... I have a few servers that will be providing web-based services via apps that are not IIS. While I ...
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How does Windows 2008 specifically select ephemeral ports (does it test to avoid conflicts)?

I have a server application which uses permanently connected incoming ports within the range that W2k8 now uses in the IANA recommended range of ~49000-65000. (For legacy reasons it's extremely ...
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Images not Rendering on IIS7 Running ASP.NET MVC App

The site 63.208.1.26/FreightRateCentral is not rendering images. Chrome reports HTTP 404 for each of them. This is a fresh install of Windows 2008 R2 and IIS 7. At first, I thought that it was a ...
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Windows Server 2008 Restarts and Freezes

I have a Dual Intel 5420 (8 cores) running with 16GB of ram, 2 x 1.5TB drives in Software RAID 1 running Windows Server 2008. I have been having major problems with the server rebooting unexpectedly ...
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Change User folder default location in Windows Server 2008

We're short of space on our server, so I would like to move all user profiles to another drive. So I need help with the following questions: How can I change the user default location? (I will ...
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Where are SSL certificates installed?

Server: Windows Server 2008 R2 There are a lot of instructions on how to install a certificate and they seem very straightforward. However, I am having a hard time figuring out where a certificate is ...
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Perfmon showing only average values

I have a dataset of perfmon data for "\System\Context switches/sec" from a number of servers, I want to show the MAX, not the average. However, the perfmon tool will only show the averages. I created ...
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How many concurrent TCP connections are supported in Windows Server OSs?

I am distributing software in the form of a Windows service that can be installed, and am currently trying to ascertain the specifications for supported operating systems. The service communicates ...
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Can I remove and re-add a replicated folder (DFS) without it replicating the files all over again?

My question (should be) fairly easy to answer. If I have server1 replicating data to server2, folder A.. and I remove the replicated folder in DFS management, then re-add this folder (perhaps in a ...
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Setup IIS 7 for multiple CMS instances

We have a CMS application that currently is hosted under domain, and each of our clients have a sub domain to point to their version of the software. This is all hosted in IIS as 1 website, and the ...