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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Copy Files When New Files are added Windows

Will Windows Server 2008 copy the new files that are added to the directory by some program when the copy is in progress? I have to copy some 500Gb of data to a new directory from the server. This ...
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Windows server 2008- domain conflict

I was running a windows server 2008 R2 with active directory setup for all the other workstations, which was all setup by someone else before me. The issue is that the server OS got corrupted a few ...
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Shared folder write-self, read all permission

We wanted a shared folder where employees can add and modify their own files, but only had “Read” permission to the files other employees have created. How can we set permissions for this folder?
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Is it possible to capture an Image with WDS without local save

I'm using a windows deployment server capture boot image(running on win2k8server) to capture a laptop. Is there anyway to capture the image straight to the WDS server without saving the image ...
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Domain ID Authentciation Timing

Window Server 2008 R2 is my Domain Controller i.e Active Directory I Need to find out when does Particular Domain ID has been used for authentication. I know that from 'Active Directory Users and ...
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RemoteApp and encrypted connection strings in the machine.config

We have several applications which use encrypted connection strings from with the machine.config on the server. Now we are starting to experiment with RemoteApps, but are getting the error: ...
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How? Setup Domain Group Policy to enable Remote Access to all PCs (even if from remote location) using DOMAIN\Admin credientials?

How and what Group Policy can I apply via the DC that allows the Domain\Admins to access any of the Machines PCs & Servers within the domain via the LAN or Internet/ Remote connection?
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How to install Windows on a OpenVZ SolusVM VM

So I have just installed SolusVM (Master) on a VPS and added a dedicated server as a node to the master. And have also added an IP block to the panel. I have successfully created a CentOS VM through ...
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Domain\Administrator can't remote w RDC, cant logon in person, when disconnected from network logs on using previous Password?

Server 2008 Domain\Administrator couldnt remote w RDC, now cant logon even in person? I've found bunch of threads online around having to change some settings on the Server for the Remote to work. ...
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small client-server app & db install location

We're running Server 2008 R2 on dual 2.8 GHz processors with 32 GB memory and a partitioned 1 TB, 3-disc RAID. Seems plenty robust for our purposes. Our primary application, however, has been lagging ...
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network access protection with remedation servers on diffrent vlan

Dears,, I am going to implement NAP on Windows Server 2008 r2, but I have question before starting implementation.. I want to implement it on Cisco switch, but regarding Remediation servers.. I ...
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Deploy same user Outlook 2010 with group policy

I work in an organization where we're planning to implement personal AD-accounts for all our users. So far I've overcome a number of challenges while running this implementation. But now I came upon ...
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Doesn't have SkipAsSource flag netsh Windows 2008 R2

I need to add IP with SkipAsSource flag set as true. But it looks like i don't have such option at netsh command (got syntax error) I found this patch that should add this functionality https://...
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Rename a server without logging in?

Is there anyway to rename a server without be able to log into it? We have a file server that keeps rebooting, so we built another and transferred all the data. Only issue is renaming the old one ...
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Changing a registry key's permissions from Chef

I'm attempting to automate the Jenkins Windows slave installation and I need to change the owner and permission of some keys in order to allow read/write access to certain keys for the administrator ...
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What is difference between .\, (local), localhost, and computername in windows?

I had a question regarding the different ways to pull up the servername when trying to access a database located on your server. What is the difference between .\, (local), localhost, and ...
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Certificate Not showing on the Web console

On a Windows 2008 R2, with an AD level of Windows 2008 R2 We need to create a cert to allow user/admin to enroll via the Web service page (https://CA/certsrv/) On CA, right-click Certificate template ...
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Analyze log with information who access share

We have share network folder to which all users have access. Now, I need to build ACL for users to separate access. In order to collect information about users' working folders I run scheduled script: ...
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VPN problems windows 2008 server

I have a windows 2008 server running which is configured as a RAS server. Client can connect without a problem. First issue is that the server itself looses internet connection. The other problem I ...
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LDAP modify doesn't change anything

Got an issue with Active Directory LDAP and setting passwords. I'm connected through the LDAPS protocol to my AD server, and binding is successful. When attempting to set a user password, no error is ...
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Moving a lot of files with robocopy and 7zip

With the help of StackOverflow and a number of other places I've created the following script, the purpose is to look at a folder and it's subdirectories, if the files are older than 32 days -> move ...
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False Negative Search Results in WIndows Server 2008 File Explorer

When I search "Computer" for cdo*.dll, windows says "No items match your search", but if I conduct the same search from C:\Windows\System32, it finds cdosys.dll. When I look in Search Options, the ...
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Server software complains it is already running when launched over RD

The server software needs to be accessed by remote users. When one user is logged in, the other user cannot launch the software as it complains it is "already active" (running for another user). My ...
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Redirect to new log file selected event id - Manage the security event id 4624 and 4634 flooding

the security logs of the two domain controllers of my network are flooded by security events id 4624 and 4634 and to a lesser extent, 4672. Reading from the internet such a behavior is quite common, ...
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Windows “You don't have permission to access /” identical virtual host fails

I've read many of the related permissions posts on StackOverflow and others and do not see why my virtual hosts for Apache2.4 on Windows 2008 appears to work inconsistently. The main site is running ...
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Assigning default drive permissions

Been looking around everywhere but can't seem to find the answer to this - hopefully someone can assist. Scenario: I have a Windows 2012 R2 server that has a C: drive only. Someone wants to add in a ...
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Window server 2008 - set up DNS server just for email spam requests

We have a small office network and use SpamAssassin to help get rid of junk email. I've noticed that as our network uses an upstream DNS server all our spam checks to services like URIBL get blocked ...
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Error sending mail to some adresses

I have a webshop application which sends mail after a customer has placed an order. For some valid emailadresses, mail is not sent and after a day a failure report is send to an administrator. Then ...
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Windows Server DNS Issue - Apple iOS fails with Server2008 r2

We have a peculiar issue in that our company ipads cannot resolve DNS correctly when pointing to server 2008 r2 with the DNS role. They are however, resolving correctly when targeting server 2012 with ...
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Azure Windows 2012 HTTP proxy provisioning-time configuration

We are currently leveraging a VNet at Azure that is configured to force all traffic over our site-to-site connection to on-premise networks and then out through our corporate firewall. All HTTP/HTTPS ...
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set the screenbuffersize of powershell console using cmd

For powershell version: 2.0 and 4.0 Is there a command used set the screenbuffersize of powershell console? I need to set the property of powershell console, not default size. I have tried the below ...
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Windows server 2008 show which domain user have opened specified file via cli

Is there a way to see which user have specified file opened on a share via cli? There is a mmc add-in that allows to see which user have opened specified file but i would like to have possibility to ...
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Delete contents of folders windows\winsxs and windows\Installer in Windows Server Enterprise SP2?

I added the tags windows-server-2008-r2 and windows-server-2008 because I didn't see a tag for Windows Server Enterprise SP2. I've seen many articles on using Disk Cleanup with Windows Server 2008 R2 ...
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Automatic start of a websphere windows service

I have tried all the solutions where i have found in google and stackoverflow to auto start a service of windows. Here's my Problem :: I have registered my websphere application server instance as a ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 slow network drive speed

I setup a home server with Windows Server 2012 R2. I'm using it as a nas and am getting speeds of around 10mbps download and upload. Both the server and my clients are on ethernet which should be ...
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Replacing windows extra large cursor file with one that is 30% larger (Server 2008 R2)

Currently have a client that has poor eyesight and needs everything on his screen larger than standard. The issue is when running a Citrix application [Xenapp], the mouse is not scaling properly. ...
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Slow conversion of VDMK to VDI - Virtual Machine Converter 3.1

So I am trying to migrate from VMWare to Hyper-V and I'm using the MS tool Virtual Machine Converter 3.1. However, the VM conversions are going super slow. Like 2MB a second which means that a 300GB ...
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How to assign remote users from GPO/users not authorized

My account and my admins can remote into any machine on the network, but standard users get an "user not authorized" error. The only solution I've found is to manually add the users to the Approved ...
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Java applet blocked?

I have a server application on GCE and is failing to load a Java applet to client side. Is there any GCE configuration to set? This happened after configure Load Balance with https and session ...
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deny access to file servers and PCs on a domain - guest user

We have 70+ PCs and servers, users access files by accessing the servers from their PCs. Is it possible to deny access to all PCs and servers on a network for a guest user (he should only have ...
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IIS 7.0 Advanced Logging: Is 1 Log File per Website Possible?

We currently have normal IIS Logging enabled with the "One log file per: Site" option selected, allowing each website to have its own log files. I just set up IIS Advanced Logging and cannot find a ...
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DL380 G7 adding a GPU

I'm trying to add a 550 GTX Ti graphics card into a dl380 generation 7 server. Page 4 of the quick specs goes into details on the riser options: http://www8.hp.com/h20195/v2/getpdf.aspx/c04286665.pdf?...
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Windows 2008 r2 RDP issues

I have machines on another network, I am finding some strange behavior. I can RDP onto some machines, other machines I receive this error. Logon: "You must be granted the Allow log on through the ...
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Business Intelligence for VS 2012 on WS2008 R2 Enterprise

I have Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise, x64 with Visual Studio 2012 Pro. I want install Business Intelligence, but can't do it: What I do wrong? Solution: use it
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Mcafee hanging on cscript.exe (McLogEvent ID 5051)

I keep seeing this in our servers' event logs shortly before the server goes down. Mcafee processing often hangs on cscript.exe. A thread in process C:\Program Files\Common Files\McAfee\...
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Server 2008 R2 - NAS for file storage

I currently have 2 Server 2008 R2's running in 2 separate locations. All files currently reside on these servers and are replicated between each other over VPN via DFSR and it has worked for us for a ...
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Print spooler failed to load a plug-in module?

I am receiving the following error in the event log. The print spooler failed to load a plug-in module SN0HLMON.dll, error code 0xc1. See the event user data for context information. Actually, ...
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How to Host A Single Website on Multple Windows Server with same Publice IP Address [closed]

I need to host my website on multiple windows server having same static ip address so if one server
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502 3 12152 Error after upgrading Django version

After upgrading to Django 1.9 from 1.7, and upgrading a number of other python libraries related to Django and my web service, I get a 502.3 12152 error in IIS logs. Looking that up, the error ...
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Printer Audit 64bit

I'm running the following script to get a report on installed printers : https://community.spiceworks.com/scripts/show/2186-export-printer-information-to-spreadsheet?page=1 However when the script ...