Windows Server 2008 R2 is an operating system from Microsoft. It is an update of Windows Server 2008. Unlike Server 2003 R2, this R2 is a fully new Operating System. It is only available in 64-bit versions.

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NTFS Permission on File and shared on domain and local

Background about my system Server 2008 R2 Windows XP and Windows 7 PC I have different departments who have different access All of my users are by default part of Domain Users Group I have setup ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 - RDP - NLA not working with seperate domain account?

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 box that needs to have NLA enabled. The client connecting is a Windows 7 32 bit using RDC version 6.1. Both the server and client are on the same domain, however the ...
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How to take memory dump when IIS Applicationpool recycles

Applicationpools in our production environment randomly recycle because it reached its private bytes memory limit (Event id 5117). The private memory limit is set to 1.6 gigabytes. From time to ...
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Quick mode negotiation failed - no policy configured - Windows 2008 R2?

I am establishing an IPSEC Tunnel from my office to Amazon Web Services VPC, using the windows 2008 R2 machine as the "customer gateway". I configured my machine using this guide here. However the ...
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What permission do another domain user need to restart IIS app pool on my machine?

Can this be done without adding user to local Administrators group? All I need is to remotely stop app pool, create site and start the pool again. I'm trying to do this with Powershell script. I keep ...
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Cannot connect via Remote Desktop Connection to Server 2003 R2 machine after installing RD Gateway on Server 2008 R2 RDS machine

I installed RD Gateway on my RDS server (2008 R2), which installed Network Policy Server as well. After installing, I could no longer connect via Remote Desktop from any machine to one server running ...
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Windows Server 2012 Standard - 0x00000091 on boot

I've been attempting to install Windows Server 2012 Standard on some relatively (circa 2007) old hardware. The machine itself is an Intel SE7320EP2 based system running 2x Dual-Core Xeon (64bit) ...
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microsoft server 2008 R2 installation [on hold]

When running dcpromo it asks me to specify and IP adrees and dns, so I did 192.168.1.100 gateway 192.168.1.1 dns I used google 8.8.8.8 and 4.2.2.2 after phisicaly asigning the Ip v4 still kees telling ...
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SAMBA not working as a member server with Windows 2008R2

For the past month I have been trying to get samba to work as a member server in a Windows 2008R2 domain. I have followed all the steps that I have found and it seems to be working to an extent yet ...
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Network Design - Trusts

I have two business (located in two different locations) on two separate windows domains, approx 200 users (100 on each side), I already have routes and DNS setup between the two. We have now decided ...
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List of new and changed group policy settings between 2008 and R2

We recently upgraded our DCs to 2008 R2 from non-R2 2008 servers. Since doing that our KCD authentication has been broken. I assume this is some new or changed group policy object that has been ...
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After restart routing does not work

Every time my windows 2008 R2 server restart, routing in my network stop working. I can acces to server remotley from internet but not from network, cannot even ping any pc in network. We found ...
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Is 'offline files' the cause of my network problems?

I have inherited the responsibility of a network with 4 virtual Windows 2008 R2 servers and 25 clients. Users work a great deal with files on a share on one of the servers. They often make one or more ...
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iSCSI NAS replication for Failover Cluster in Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise [on hold]

I have been setting up a lab for a client that suffered a data loss, i am looking to find a solution for the last leg of the setup which is the storage (it is now the single point of failure of the ...
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What happens to non-domain controller workstations/servers when user rights assignment policies are removed/no longer apply?

I'm trying to do a good ol' fashioned Group Policy Object clean-up job on our domain controller that was upgraded from Windows 2000 (Small Business I think) to Windows Server 2008R2. In my company's ...
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Authentication broken after update to Windows Server 2008 R2 [on hold]

I recently upgraded both of our project's domain controllers from 2008 to 2008 R2. Everything went smoothly except afterwards our IIS website isn't authenticating users. Is there a KCD issue I'm ...
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forward lookup zone not affecting domain network computers

ok so on the internet we have companyname.com which is our website and DNS for it hosted elsewhere. here at office our windows domain is companyname.office. On the internet I have a A record for a ...
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HP ProLiant DL380 G7 HPTEAM Error

I have team up the network ports but after rebooting to server one of the team get red cross. The Teamed Status: Not Joined (See in image) it works fine if I unteam it and then team again but after ...
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Upgrading from 2008 to R2 didn't update Group Policy Management

I recently updated our domain controllers from Windows Server 2008 to Windows Server 2008 R2. The main reason for this was group policy. We had machines in our domain that were 2008 R2 and the ...
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Are temporary profiles copied from the “Default” profile?

I am in a situation where I know users will be logging in with temporary profiles while we decommission a server. I would like to make a small change that gets applied to newly created temporary ...
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Cloning IIS requests

I would like to achieve the following: Request arrives to production machine, it is being processed and asynchronously the request is cloned and redirected to another machine (for test purposes). The ...
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Why is .NET Framework 4.5.2 showing as an optional update?

On one of my Windows 2008 R2 servers the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2 shows in the list of optional updates. However, when I click on it the description states it is a recommended update. On my ...
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Changing the path that the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit uses with WDS

I'm a system administrator for a hosting company, and we're looking to integrate the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit into our existing WDS setup for automating our client VM setups. I've already ...
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Can I configure IIS 7.5 Forward Secrecy to redirect for unsupported browsers (I.E.)?

I have successfully configured Windows Server 2008 R2 with IIS 7.5 serving my Asp.Net 4 application for forward secrecy utilizing the information from here I still have visitors/user with downlevel ...
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What should happen when I browse to my Windows domain name via UNC?

A while back I setup a DFS namespace \\my.dom.com\somecrap. Its working great, but I've always notice something that confused me and I never asked about it. When I just browse to \\my.dom.com it ...
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Windows Active Directory follow linux NTP server for Time sync [duplicate]

I have a Windows infrastructure hosted in a restricted environment. We have apps that need to be with exact time sync with the external time source. To sync the Windows AD with external time source, I ...
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GPO Policy 'Applied' but not taking effect unless gpupdate /force is run

I do not yet have a 2012 DC or a Win 8 machine to manage IE 10 / 11 settings via GPMC. So I have created a policy with a registry setting so that users in a specific OU get specific .PAC settings in ...
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Port was prevented from using MAC address because it is pinned to port

I am getting the error "Port {GUID} was prevented from using MAC address xxx because it is pinned to port {GUID}" Source VMSMP, event ID 28 in the event log. And frequent network slowdowns. This is ...
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cant upload large files after Upgrading apache 2.4

I am running Tomcat 7 on top of the Apache and am using Openssl for secure http. My root directory is docs: DocumentRoot "D:/Apache Group/Apache2/docs" Inside docs I have folder upload where I ...
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How can I make Windows DNS Scavenging to begin immediately?

I turned on scavenging for a single reverse zone, defaults 7 days for both. I then right clicked on the server and selected Scavenge stale resource records. I looked a the reverse zone, clicked ...
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Do GPOs apply to interactive logon only?

I am trying to enable certificate autoenrollment and credential roaming through a GPO in an ADS domain (DCs are Windows Server 2008 R2). I can interactively log on as a newly created user (on a member ...
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W2K12 Server Manager and WinRM SSL

does anyone know if it is possible to use Server Manager on remote servers using SSL? Due to enterprise policies we currently disable winrm listeners for http and enable https only. This works fine ...
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Group Policy Caching for Folder Redirection

I recently set up a new file share on a new server for Folder Redirection for a subset of our users. I robocopied the files, applied the policy last week, replacing the old policy, tested with a few ...
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Event 2042 - Replication-Error Lies?

On a windows 2008 R2 server, in the Event Viewer under Applications and Services logs > Directory Service I'm getting the following error twice an hour: Invocation ID of source directory server: ...
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Can you run Active Directory 2008r2 on Windows Server 2012?

We are upgrading all domain controllers to Windows Server 2012. But we have some legacy systems which won't work with Active Directory past 2008r2. Is it possible to run AD 2008r2 without any 2008r2 ...
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Trying to filter AccessList = %%1537 in event viewer :/

I've got file auditing enabled and I'd like to be able to filter for a given user action. I have set up an XML filter that's pretty basic, but I can't seem to get it to work. I've got it working with ...
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how to attach (mount) VHD which is currently used by Hyper-V VM to the host?

I want to be able to read data from the Hyper-V VMs on the host. I understand I can go to DISM and attach VHD there - but it requires a VM to be offline - otherwise I get the following error: ...
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Why do files end up being filled entirely with null bytes after replication using DFSR?

We're using Microsoft's Distributed File System for replication. In our scenario we have a single writer that creates/overwrites/deletes files and several distributed readers. The writer is running ...
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should anonymous access to the IPC share be allowed on Windows 2008 r2

During an audit the question of anonymous access to the IPC$(null sessions) share was raised. The audit lists the following as being a risk on a Windows 2008r2 file server: C:\>net use ...
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Unable to print directly from Server 2008 R2

I have searched to see if this has been asked before but it doesn't look as though it has. I have been asked to take a look at a server printing issue which to be honest is a little beyond me at the ...
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How to proceed in analyzing IIS 7.5 Debug Diagnostic Tool dump from w3wp.exe thread crash from Windows Process Activation Service

I am using the Debug Diagnostic Tool (DebugDiag v1.2) on a few production Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard servers running a custom web application built in-house on IIS 7.5 to create crash dump files. ...
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Can I upload files to one Windows share and expose them on another?

So I've got a Windows server with a couple of fileshares, call them ShareA and ShareB. ShareA is read/write accessible to only a couple of admins, and ShareB is read-only for all. The files on the ...
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Group Policy Preferences - Registry: 0x80070005 Access is denied

I have created a GPO to apply several registry keys to a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine in my lab. The relevant keys are within HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Rpc\Internet and I have therefor ...
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Why does IIS recycle my application pool every 15 minutes?

Today we have a huge number of users on our ASP.NET MVC IIS 7 web application. I notice that approx. every 15 minutes, the application pool process is killed and a new one is started. I did not find ...
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Can't import certificate into Exchange 2013: Private Key Missing (I know it's there.)

I know this question has been asked before and I've gone through countless threads on here (as well as google) trying all of them. Unfortunately, I think I'm having an unrelated issue to what others ...
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How to force a refresh of cached permissions without a restart

We've recently started going through shares replacing named permissions with AD groups (i.e. so that when updating permissions we don't need to worry about the time taken or risks involved in updating ...
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diskmgmt.msc - Is it possible to script it using powershell or command line?

I have an application which uses the IBM Softlayer API to create a Softlayer server, with two disks. The main disk C: has the Windows (2008R2 or 2012) operating system, and another disk called "Disk ...
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Parse a copy of the SYSVOL

I have a full copy of a client's SYSVOL folder. The only DC on site had failed and been restored, but that got me wondering if there was a tool to look through a copy of the SYSVOL folder for ...
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Pass windows authentication to a virtual directory on a UNC Path using IIS7 (Server2008)

I have a custom web page searching documents in a program called DTSearch. The resulting docs exist in a unc path. On Server 2003, I created a virtual directory and pointed it at the unc path. The web ...
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Two Domain Controller in Domain

I want to setup two Domain Controller in my domain. The reasson is that it provide me fault tolerance, if one Domain Controller is down the other is ready to proccess request. I only have 2 windows ...