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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Memory Usage percentage in Task Manager [on hold]

lets say i have a windows server with 48GB RAM and SQL installed in it, if the total memory in use is 24GB and SQL usage is 12GB, the percentage memory used by SQL is 50% or 25%...
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cant perform upgrade from server 2008 standard to enterprise

I have an 32bit Windows server 2008 standard installation which I would like to upgrade to enterprise. Its a non R2 version. The installation is Dutch. I'm using a Dutch setup disk as well (and the ...
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Killing a single service when multiple services are under same pid using taskkill

I am trying to kill wuauserv on a windows server 2008 R2, however it has the same PID as other services which I don't want to kill. I assume running taskkill /f /pid [PID] would kill them all, how do ...
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External Trust broken

I had a network issue on DomainA.local (switches has to be restarted), issue resolved. logged onto DomainA fine, went to click on mapped drive (located on DomainB.local) no access "There are no login ...
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Windows 2008 R2 ftpes, can't upload files

I've setup an ftpes server (ftp with explicit TLS) on a Windows 2008 R2 Server. I am able to connect but when an upload is finished the file is deleted on the Server and I get this error (with ...
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Should I change the value of TcpTimedWaitDelay after increasing the MaxUserPort's value?

I have Apache running on Windows 2008 R2. I had an issue where my Windows Server is reaching maxing outbound TCP connection which caused many connections to be interrupted and my application started ...
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Task Scheduler - Custom Trigger Not Firing

Our server has MANY tasks in Task Scheduler that run on varying schedules. I need to be notified by email only when one particular tasks completes. Seeing that the appropriate Event ID for a ...
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Windows Server delete files in folder but no permision to delete folder itself

We have a problem, with permissions on shared folder for out employees. We have folder lets say Main, with multiple projects (files and folder inside), constantly added and removed. The problem is ...
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icewarp automate extraction of smtp logs

How can we create a batch job to extract results of SMTP log search from IceWarp Log Analyzer and save it to desktop or some network drive or better send it via mail. We are using windows server 2008 ...
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AD log message showing E-mail of user object creation

I am referencing the active directory log message (4720) which shows 'User Principal Name' as an email address. However there is another email address found when viewing the actual User Object ...
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Windows Server 2008 send an alert using Powershell

I want to send an alert with Powershell. But I want to know if there is another way to send an alert, other than email. Thanks. P.S. I can't send emails because I don't have an smtp server, and due ...
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Application Crash after inactivity Application Event ID: 1026, 1000, 1005, 1001. Security Event ID: 5061

For several months now I have a problem with my 3rd party application. After some inactivity on application, application crash. What I checked: Network. Updates (without servers, on PC and server ...
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Network files automagically adding themselves to offline files cache

The setup: A Microsoft Active Directory network Network clients are a mix of Windows 7 and 8.1 Offline files enabled and configured via group policy Background sync configured No administratively ...
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Windows AD server allows communication with-out LDAPs

I have a windows server 2008 AD setup with LDAPs signing requirement. I try a simple bind (through port 389) it is getting blocked as expected. But when I try a bind through 636, the ldaps port, It ...
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Tls1.0 between client and server Windows not working

I am trouble getting TLS 1.0 working between a client, which is a Windows Xp machine and a server, which is a Server 2008 R2. On the server the event log shows the message saying that TLS 1.0 ...
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Replication for GSWEBDISPDEV has an RPO violation - vSphere Replication - Warning [on hold]

Kindly help me in resolving this issue. Issue - Replication for GSWEBDISPDEV has an RPO violation. Type - vSphere Replication Trigger Time - 8/20/2015 17:29 Status - Warning This virtual machine ...
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Multiple Remote Desktop Sessions on Client Workstation

I have a Windows Server 2008 setup with a domain and 5 workstations connected to it. I can have up to 10 people using remote desktop on the server at the same time. However, I cannot get more than ...
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Prevent servers from restarting after Automatic Updates

Work has started a new focus in the way that we look after clients, trying to be more proactive rather than just reacting to problems. Part of this focus is to make sure that servers are up to date. ...
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DC1 Can't See DC2 Nor Network Machines Can't See Domain

Using Windows Server 2008 R2 Found an issue with my Domain Controller 1. Setup is basic and the main domain controller is hosting AD and DNS. The secondary cannot find the primary. dcgetdcname ...
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Effective permissions for a shared mklink to a non-shared folder and subfolders

What are the effective permissions if you share a symlink but not the folder it points to? From what I can see, there are 3 sets of permissions: 1) the target folder permissions 2) the symlink ...
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Windows 2008 Unable to expend the disk to single drive

I'm try to expend two disk D and E but every time I do it convert the disk into spinner array disk. How do I allocated the unallocated space? Why do I have two partition with same size on Disk 1 and ...
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Account duplication happens when user id is created on active directory [on hold]

We have a setup where my active directory is in sync with Google. My email domain is managed by Google. When there is a user account created in Active directory I see two accounts created for the user ...
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Windows Server 2008 Send an email on reboot

I want to send an email when a Windows Server reboots or shutdown unexpectedly. I was reading that one way to achieve that is look for event id 6008 on System's log, and then send the alert. What ...
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How can I check the expiry details for many SSL certificates deployed on Windows 2008/2012 servers

We have 300+ Windows servers for .NET hosting purposes and a lot of SSL certificates imported on these servers. Can we pull the certificate expiry details for all servers from a single Windows/Linux ...
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Windows 2008 r2 showing single disk with 2 partition

On Virtual server Windows 2008 R2 install on hyper-v 2008. I have a two disk but they have two partition marge as single array 0 I think. I need to convert Dynamic disk to Basic Disk but at the ...
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Internet not available in Windows Server 2008 [on hold]

There is a Windows Server SP2 machine in my office and it is not a domain server. No internet connection is possible in it from today. First of all, I checked windows server 2008 cannot connect to ...
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user authentication with powershell

I have the following simple script which I'm using to push some files to a number of Win7 and Server2008 machines. In most cases the local user has no password. However the scripts fails because I'm ...
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Apache 24 on windows 2008 stops responding to some clients

I have deployed a South Tactic (python) web server using apache. Tactic runs more than one python processes for multi-threading on the server, which apache uses for load balancing. The problem is ...
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w3wp/asp.net High memory usage - Is this problematic?

We have a asp.net (.net 4.0) webapplication that is installed in several environments. In most environments, the memory usage is somewhere around 1GB. However, we have one environment where the memory ...
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Configuring Multiple NICs on Windows 2008 Server for Network Backup

I have a IBM x3650 M4 running Windows 2008 Server and it is used as the DNS Server and the File Server. I also have a Windows 7 machine on the same network configured as the "backup server". I am ...
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Create a self-signed certificate to exchange SSL in W2003 SB

I'm doing a migration of some accounts in a local exchange server (W2003 server SB). Because of a limitation of O365 that seems to need SSL 993 connection to perform the IMAP migration, i need to ...
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Server 08R2 Shutdown after updates instead of restart

I'm running a server in a virtualized environment. I would like to get it to shutdown after running updates rather than restarting so that the hyperviser can run updates and then restart. The server ...
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Hyper-V host with one External IP address. How do I assign guest VMs an internal IP and configure NAT?

I've been struggling with this for a few days now, I've got a Hyper-V host with one statically configured external IP address. There is no DHCP server or internal network to retrieve an IP. How do I ...
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Enable GPO Administrative Templates System Node

How do I enable access to the system node in the group policy management editor in Server 2008 R2? It is available in the local group policy editor.
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Is there a fix for Windows Server 2008 Datacenter (non R2) that will fix the same issue as 3050265 for R2

An issue I have had for a while with 2008 Server Datacenter and only recently with my R2 box is periodic CPU hogging by the wuauserv.exe service (Windows Update) which kills all my websites. I see ...
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How to redirect users to different servers based on their location?

I have a website which is developed by using ASP.NET and MY DB is MySQL. Currently it hosted in USA Servers. But When I try to access it near India dynamic contents are loading too slowly. It is ...
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How can I maximize the memory usage of a single Windows process?

I have a system with a large amount of memory. Right now, to prevent a single application from paging, I've disable the paging file completely. The issue that I'm running into is that I cannot ...
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Need a Quick Way to Disable All Windows Server Security [closed]

I have several test machines on which annoying (in)security prompts block my research and development work. I am not at all concerned with the security of these machines and have no problem with ...
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Selecting display language using batch script, W2K8 / W2K12

For both Server 2008 Standard R2 and Server Standard 2012, I need to use a command script (not PowerShell) to change the display language. I would prefer a common approach for both types of server and ...
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sql server 2008 cant insertproduct key

I am trying to install SQL Server 2008 in a Windows Server 2008, but when i have to enter the product key, all option are blocked, and I can´t put the key or select a evaluation version.
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Server 2012 R2 IKE VPN

On my server 2012 R2 VPN server the IKEv2 VPN doesn't work all the other PPTP,L2TP,SSTP protocols are working fine. The certificate required is in "Personal" store and valid (EKU of server ...
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Probable DNS issues on server 2008 domain

Symptoms: Workstations sporadically lose connection to certain websites (internal and external). Example: A workstation will get a time-out error when attempting to navigate to google.com but will ...
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On Azure VM my processes are closed

I'm running a computing task on Microsoft Azure VM. This is a Windows 2008 Server Machine and I use Remote Desktop to connect with. Anyway, after large amount of time when I'm trying to log in, I see ...
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Need to setup depend services of tomcat and mysql

Trying to set service depend on each other, the command which I am using for it is as below. dependencies are not setting up. seems like there is somw thing wrong with my command : sc config tomcat6 ...
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Why is there no 'powershell' tab in the group policy scripts dialog?

I would like to run a powershell script at startup but there is no 'powershell' tab on the dialog box. I am running Windows Server 2008 64-bit. Thanks!
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Windows Events for Remote Desktop logon failure

According to ref the logon types 10 and 3 in windows events are represnting Logon Type 10 = RemoteInteractive Logon & Logon Type 3 = Network Logon But when i tried to connect a Windows machine ...
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How to submit IIS created CSR to StartSSL certificate provider?

I'm in process of setting IIS server up with free SSL certitificate from StartSSL. I'm new in this domain. StartSSL seems to be legit to me. My question is regarding point 7 on their website The ...
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Can access files from one server but not another, why?

Ok might take a bit of time to explain my set-up so please bare with me. I have an Intranet server (Win 2008 Server with IIS installed). I have set impersonate to true and it is set for Windows ...
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Certification Authority CPS VS certificate template crypyography

I'm really confused,When I choose cryptography service provider for certification authority (RSA # microsoft software key storage provider), why again should I choose rsa algorithm at new ...
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Website's users hits load balancing issue [duplicate]

We have one customer's server, one website is working in IIS, we are facing one issue in this that when customer is testing by "https://loader.io" and it gives the load test result that when 1000 ...