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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IIS blocks certain keywords in DokuWiki

When I try to use DokuWiki to create some pages with SQL examples, if the SQL statement has stuff like select drop table and some other certain keywords, trying to save the page returns a connection ...
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Outdated files after Server 2008 RAID1 failure

I have a server running Windows SBS 2008 with 2 HDDs in soft RAID-1. Today some kind of RAID crash occured - the server could not boot saying there're no bootable device. I removed both drives from ...
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Setup Windows Deployment Services when option 66 is already in use

I am currently trying to setup WDS at my company. The WDS and DHCP are running on two different servers. However, our IP telephony system is currently using option 66 (Boot Server Host Name) in ...
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FTP Server 2008 (This webpage is not available)

Im having trouble getting access to my FTP server on a web browser. On the local server i am able to (ftp://192.168.50.11) and login using user name and password using the browser. On a different ...
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Share folders for different network cards

I have a server WS2008R2 with 2 network cards (Both are on the same LAN) Eg: server1 IP1: 192.168.0.2 IP2: 192.168.0.3 I'd like to share some directories on IP1, and other directories ...
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Windows 7 saving Office files to DFS fileserver has significant delay

There are several moving parts to this. A small section of the company who are connected from a standard floor switch to a wifi bridge to a building across the street are seeing really high save times ...
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How to auto run a program on the client side after connecting to AD domain? [closed]

How to run a program on the client desktop after connecting to Active Directory domain ?
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Error de Instalacion en win ser 2008 r2 disco duro limpio [duplicate]

I 'm trying to install Server 2008 R2 In a ProLiant ML350 G6 Server unsuccessfully as choosing the partition sends error " can not be installed on this disk " investigate and found that the error is ...
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Weird authentication error from Active Directory Win 2008R2

I am trying to do a ldap query from a OpenBSD client to windows 2008R2 active directory and I am getting this error,"49: Invalid credentials". I don't understand why if I tried the same username and ...
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windows server 2008 R2 backup issue

I have configured and iSCSi drive by using iSCSi Initiator for a windows server 2008 R2 for the purpose of storing backup but when I try to run backup schedule and assign the iSCSi drive as a backup ...
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Windows 2003 DC in 2008 functional level

Is it possible to have a 2003 DC in a domain with a 2008 functional level? I was under the impression that the functional level was limited by the lowest OS version of the DCs. Are there potential ...
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Cannot seem to change IIS log settings

IIS 7.0 on Windows Server 2008 R2 I have discovered that IIS is no longer logging. So to try and isolate the issue I wanted to change some of the logging settings. However both at host and site ...
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Easy way to resurrect numerous AD clients powered off for 2 years?

I have a pair of active directory domains with a one-way trust where I am attempting to revive some servers (~12, so automated steps would be handy but I can manually do everything if necessary) that ...
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Can ping but can't RDP or access UNC path ofter reboot Server 2008 R2

I rebooted a server after a Symantec installation. I did this from home and have no way to physically connect. Rebooted the server and now I cannot access it from UNC path or RDP. Using a VPN to ...
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DCPROMO Error: DNS name does not exist."(error code 0x0000232B RCODE NAME ERROR

Our schools has two domain controllers running Server 2008. One DC experienced issues forcing us to demote the system. We are now trying to run DCPROMO and experience the below error. The domain ...
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A string to be added at the begining of the IIS access log using nxlog

Nxlog forwards the IIS log files to the remote syslog server. Need to add a string mentioning "IIS" so that it can differentiate from other logs. There is replace option through which we can replace a ...
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Microsoft RDP mixed mode

Ill currently have a win 2008 server and several Windows 7 desktop pc's with their own HDD connecting to the server. I want to add some thin clients (no local HDD) to my existing environment ...
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Not received replication information orphaned domain controller win 2008 R2

All 3 our domain controllers in 3 different sites keep generating the same active directory error. This directory server has not recently received replication information from a number of ...
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how to find the “Remote Desktop Connection Broker” server in a Windows Server envrionment?

I am about to setup the licensing for the Remote Desktop server and point it to the licensing server. Problem is, I am not sure if this environment even has a connection broker server installed or do ...
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Windows Server Port forwarding SSH to Telnet for multiple users

I have multiple installations with a specialized database framework (Intersystems Caché) that contains its own Telnet server running on port 23. Although the product does run on Windows Server 2008, ...
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Windows Server 2008 gpo links

What are the step-by-step procedures to link a single user account to a GPO. I want to link a GPO at the account level. I have looked in the GPMC and I cannot discover how to make this configuration. ...
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My Windows server 2008 does not have ssl3.0 or tsl

Developing some app I got a error about ssl and tsl things, the fix I found on the internet tell me about enable ssl3 o tsl on my host, but when I come to find that on the regedit I found this ...
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Can't submit an advanced certificate request to CA

I'm trying to submit an advanced certificat request to the CA trought Certificate Enrolment URL (http://my-ca-srv/certsrv) but I can't get the form in wich I'll fill information about target server. ...
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Remote WOL over CISCO/FW not Forwarding

I'm trying to accomplish a Wake-on-LAN by triggering the two servers' public IP addresses. Internally, the WOL works like a charm (by either the internal or external IP), externally however, it does ...
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Windows 2008 R2 in reboot Loop

I have a windows server 2008 R2 which reboots continuously when my application services are set to Automatic Start after the server is restarted. I access the server after getting into that by "Last ...
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Creating Virtual Proxy Server

I know this is not this kind of forum, but I can't find anything in google that really answers my question. Is there possible to create a Proxy server running in a Virtual Machine using only 1 ...
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Local and Private IP Issue on Wamp Server [closed]

I'm having some problem regarding wamp server and my IP Address. In our company we have a machine that has a LOCAL IP of 192.168.x.xxx so basically we have wamp installed on it and every PC on the ...
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Cant Access Network access Over PPTP VPN

I have a Windows 2008 R2 server, this server is configured for Routing and Remote Access to allow VPN access via PPTP using the windows client. VPN Access worked fine over a couple years then ...
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get physical disk name for a file

When I opened disk management in Windows Server 2008 I see Disk 8 G: H: Disk 9 H: Disk 10 H: I Now, I have few files in H: drive and I want to know which disk it belongs to. I have to do it ...
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How was DC restored in windows 2008 before windows 2012 VM generation ID?

Windows server 2012 got this new thing called "VM generation ID" which protects DC restoration from snapshots so it doesn't impair the system (getting new invocation ID and requesting new RID pool ...
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Confusion with DNS on Windows server and Sonicwall

I've been reading a bit tonight on how to best set up our school network for Internet connectivity. It works as it is, but there are hiccups in client/server access to the Internet from time to time. ...
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Copy OS from degraded array to another RAID 1 array

We have a degraded (second drive is not recognized at all) RAID 1 array with Windows Server 2008 R2 installed. I'm using CopyWipe from a boot floppy to image the new array. It should be mentioned that ...
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What's the advisable maximum CPU usage?

I have a VM with 8 core of processing, and occasionally the CPU usage is going to around 75 ~ 100%. I read in some places, that when the CPU usage is with more than 75% is it a trouble, and can ...
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Windows server 2008 Admin password changes after logout

I have windows server 2008 with two administrator accounts and I have a fixed IP for it. I access the server with remote desktop but every time I logout of any of the 2 admin accounts i can't login ...
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Why are some processes assigned parent PIDs even though they don't have a parent?

There are a number of processes that are started with a fake (non-existent PID). An example of this is a csrss.exe process. It starts up, and the parent process PID assigned doesn't exist. If you look ...
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Is it possible to create a delayed start dependency on something other than another service?

I have a service that starts delayed (auto), and I want to create a dependency on a WMI query. It would query WMI and wait until the query returns true before starting the serivce. Is that possible?
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Is it possible to see what files are deleted on a cluster disk in a specific directory?

I need to check if there were files (accidentally deleted) in a specific directory on a clustered disk (Windows Server 2008 R2). Is there a way to do that? The installation is relatively new and the ...
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Deploying Client Software via GPO - Will server reboot affect?

I have deployed a MSI file via a GPO to one of my AD OUs. For an MSI to install via the GPO, I know the clients need to be rebooted. I have planned a reboot for the clients, but I was also planning ...
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W2K8 Page File usage 99.9% but allocated size ridiculously low

Hello this is a strange issue which we experience on some of our W2K8 servers. Why the heck is currently allocated just 16MB? Performance monitor says it is 99.9% used and out monitoring system ...
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unattend file not working with any language pack

We have a fully automated system (custom built and not via MDT or anything like that). Anyway, its been working fine for years and now a requirement has ocme in to add some language packs...but, when ...
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How to resolve a host name in all sites in Active Directory?

I am learning AD DS currently. The scenario in my company looks like the following. WorkingPC.Asia.Corp.domain.com 172.10.212.62 FileServerA.Asia.Corp.domain.com 172.11.13.21 ...
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Windows 2008r2 server recovery, blue screen reboot loop

I don't have a system image to recover from or a backup on this server. It wasn't an important server to start out so it never was added into our backup process. A couple of nights ago, we lost ...
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Authenticating OpenBSD 5.6 to Windows server 2008R2 active directory?

How do I make openBSD to authenticate to Windows server 2008R2? I currently have installed Identity Management for Unix (IDMU). Also I have installed login_ldap in openbsd. but I dont know what to ...
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Powershell service creation with ad credentials logon error

Powershell service creation with ad credentials issue I use the powershell below to create a service running with AD credentials. However when I run it I get an error messgage (also below). If I ...
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Redirect to HTTPS on IIS 7 for static files

One of the domains on my webserver is being used for serving static files. All sites I have found when talking about forcing SSL, talk about editing your web.config file. I don't have that for this ...
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Sharing in workgroup

I want to share one folder from the server which is at work-group (not a domain system) for 10 users. every user has a different name. And I want to assign permissions on a folder by user name. Is ...
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Windows explorer showing X on mapped drives but only when

Hey guys here with another issue. Its a weird one. Ok so I have a user who runs a program called Focal Point which send data to our CNC Machines. I am the IT guy so I have no clue what the machines ...
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Is this the Right Way to Perserve Owners, Permissions and Attributes when copying files with robocopy?

Note: This example is making a copy of an existing directory to an non-existing prior to copying directory. Note: When my scheduled tasks were giving me an error, this is how I went about ...
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Error in getting powershell remote session through ssh-enabled PowerShell

I am trying to login to windows 2008 server "C" from my machine "A". There is machine in between "B" serving as jumpbox running windows server 2008 and running "SSH-Enabled PowerShell Access for ...
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Excel Application on server not working if admin user is logged out

I have a ASP.NET application which uses Microsoft intrope assemblies to read, write and modify excel files and it uses Excel 2013 on server machine. Application works fine if i am logged in to server ...