Windows Server 2012 is a server operating system from Microsoft. It went RTM on August 1st of 2012, and to general release on September 4, 2012. Like its predecessor, Server 2008 R2, it is only available in 64 bit versions. It contains many substantial changes over it predecessor, and ...

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Can't initialize VM's on HyperV Windows Server 2012

I'm really stuck with this and I can't understand why I sunddendly can't make ANY VM to start succesfully in my system. I had just one VM, and it was working perfectly, then for some reasons I booted ...
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Routing a port to a VM in Hyper-V on Server 2012 doesn't work

I have CentOS 7 with Apache installed on Windows Server 2012. I use Hyper-V for virtualization. I have 1 public IP address, and naturally I want to forward all traffic to port 80 on that public IP ...
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Accidentally changed DNS server addresses in cloud server to nonexistent IPs, can't ping it anymore

While trying to modify DNS server Addresses in Network Connections > LAN Properties (TCP/IP) I accidentally changed the DNS server address in the cloud server rather than the remote server that I had ...
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Windows server 2012, unable to access site in some ports from outside

We have our website hosted in a windows server 2012 server. Some staging sites are also hosted on same server in different port numbers like 5015, 5014. Now I wanted one more site to be added and ...
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Server 2012 Essentials not deleting backups

I have a client who had 2012 essentials, he has a separate solution for backups and we don't want to use the built in Windows backup. I selected each pc and turned backups off and told it to delete ...
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Server 2012 Profiles not saving (marked as temp)

I have a Windows Server 2012 machine that randomly starting today wiped a user's profile and now will not save any changes after he logs out (desktop icons, bookmarks, etc.). His machine does this ...
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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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HyperV Failover Cluster (with/without CSV)

Been browsing a few websites, and it seems right now all hyper-v clusters are build on CSV ( clustered share volume ). I have a current setup (2 node window failover cluster). I have 2 vms running ...
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ESXi granting windows guest ALL of its assigned memory

I've seen this a few times now and I don't understand what is happening I assigned a windows guest 200 gigs of RAM- NOT reserved. Looking at the guest right now the OS shows its only using about 2 ...
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User logon PowerShell script not running under Windows 7 or 10

I'm testing out upgrading to Windows 10 on our domain, which is currently based on a Windows Server 2012 DC and all Windows 7 workstations. I was never able to make it work on Windows 7 so I gave up ...
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Windows Server connection using putty

Iam having hard time connecting to an Azure Windows Server 2012 from my institution (University). The goal is to connect to the SQL Server that runs on this Windows server This is the strange ...
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What are all the different places a redirect may be set on a Windows Server?

I'm currently trying to find where a particular redirect is set and can't find the source! It's on a Windows Server 2012 (load balanced). Places I have checked: The HTTP redirect in IIS 8 for the ...
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Map network drive what authentication twice

I created a share folder on windows server 2012 and added a user for full permission on the share: Then, when I try to map the drive the authentication appears twice. The first authentication ...
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Windows Server User Share Permissions

I've been attempting to setup the following on my new Windows Server AD setup: G:\Shares\_users (\\HS-W01\_users) = Listable by Domain Users, modifiable by Domain Admins. G:\Shares\_users\%username% ...
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Reset to device, \Device\RaidPort2, was issued

I get this warning log when the windows server 2012 starts backup service that include OS drives. Log Name: System Source: iaStorA Date: .... Event Id: 129 Task Category: none Level: Warning ...
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Apache Revese Proxy is not cached

I have the below config so all requests to /j/* will be proxied, however why not being cached as told ? Its on windows 2012 and apache 2.4.20 . Thanks ProxyPassMatch "^/j/(.*)$" ...
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The schema master did not complete a replication cycle after the last reboot

I'm attempting to add a Windows Server 2012 Domain Controller to an Existing Windows Server 2003 network, and then following that, will migrate it to be the domain master. I'm following this tutorial ...
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Issues configuring DNS server Windows 2012

I'm attempting to configure a virtual machine Windows Server 2012 to host a .net website using IIS 8.5. The website works well on localhost, and the domain name resolves when i'm on the server ...
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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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How to manage credentials/access to multiple remote windows servers

My company has numerous remote servers which we manage. These servers are all Windows Servers and a spread out across different hosting companies / data-centres. Their purpose is IIS Web hosting, SQL ...
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Adding public IP address to VM

I have ordered a physical server at a company called Server4you. This server came with a main IP address (configured statically to the network adapter on the windows server host) and an additional IP ...
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SQL Server VM keeps losing connection to Domain (DNS Issue)

I have a Virtual Domain setup under VMware with 1 DC, 2 IIS Servers and 1 SQL Server. All running Server 2012. On the SQL Server I randomly get The system failed to register host (A or AAAA) ...
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Should PHP FastCGI be running multiple instances on windows?

Im running PHP under iis 8.5 on Windows Server 2012. The server runs asp.NET without a hitch. Pages are rendering in well under a second, but PHP is not running so well. It takes upwards of 40 seconds ...
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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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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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Secondary domain controller not functioning when primary domain controller is not reachable

We are small business intelligence company and we have a head office and a branch office. I have active directory running on windows 2012 R2 in the head office and another active directory running on ...
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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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All anonymous users on directly mounted of gluster volume on Windows

I have a gluster volume, it was directly mounted on a Windows machine, by mapping \gluster-node-1\volume-name as a Windows drive. But however, I don't know how to control the permission of this ...
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Windows 2012 poor performance accessing remote files whch exceed 8.3 naming convention

We have a problem of poor performance when Windows 2012 servers are accessing files stored on our file Server, a NetApp 2020C NAS device, only when the file name is longer than strict 8.3 convention. ...
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Access OWA and internet over VPN

I have a configured a test network set up in my lab and I am trying to access the exchange email from vpn connection at home. the AD and DC are one server, the exchange (2016) is on another server ...
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Windows server 2012 IIS 8 php data post upload failure to mysql

I'm getting a php data upload fail when attempting to transfer data up to a mysql database from a html5/webgl built app off of Unity. All of the data downloads work regardless of the upload issue. The ...
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SIM card used with Smartcard user certificate [on hold]

Is it possible to put Smartcard user certificate (windows) on SIM card?(SIM card allready has telecom info on it) I'm using win 2012 and have tried but getting this error "smart card cannot perform ...
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What is the supported way to check where my managed service accounts are installed?

I created a managed service account (not a gMSA) and installed it on a 2012 server with Install-ADServiceAccount. Now I want to be able to check where my MSA are installed (throughout the domain) ...
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Mount cloud storage as network drive for iis site virtual directory

I have a rackspace hosted server that I'd like to "add" more storage to. Rather then pay for an additional drive to be physically added to my server I'd like to consider leveraging cheaper cloud ...
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H and V don't work on windows server 2012 log on

I'd like to log in to windows server 2012. It worked yesterday but today I couldn't enter my current password because the H and V keys didn't work and my password include the h. I connected the ...
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Server Error on asmx application trying different file

Right now I'm trying to bring back to life an existing IIS server (I have the files from a broken server). After selecting the root, several ASP files work correctly, but I have an application with ...
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How to repair a Storage Spaces virtual disk?

A storage space virtual disk is listed as: Operational Status: In-service Health Status: Warning I want to repair the Virtual Disk. So from an elevated Powershell, i run: PS ...
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User grants for task scheduled job

How can I setup a standard user for scheduled task of Windows Server 2012? I tried to simply add an user, but the batch fails. I tried to add it to "Log on as batch job right" gpo, but it fails again. ...
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Event Log forwarding subscription is unsubscribed

I setup a source initiated event log subscription to some hosts in my domain. The logs are collected in a collection server (windows 2012R2). From time to time some of the hosts appear inactive in: ...
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WinRM will NOT work, error code 2150858770

I'm just about stumped with WinRM up to this point. Whenever I try to install any feature with the Server Manager, it hangs on "Starting Installation". When I install the feature with PowerShell, it ...
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Server 2012 URL Rewrite Module 2 always has 404

URL rewrite was working perfectly on Windows Server 2008, but I'm getting 404 errors when using the same configuration on Server 2012 <rewrite> <outboundRules> ...
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Win 2012 - how to ensure shutdown script is the last thing to run

Anyone know of a way to ensure that a shutdown batch file (Local Computer Policy -> Windows Settings -> Scrips -> Shutdown) is the last thing to run before the machine shuts down? At the moment the ...
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HTTP Error 403.502 - Forbidden

my website is hosted on a dedicated windows system with plesk. very often i faced that error. i have contacted with host support, but they can't help. then i search google and found on this page: ...
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Permissions issue on C:\Windows\System32\inetserv

We have Windows 2012 server with IIS 8 on it. There is an ASP.NET application running on this server which authenticates via a REST API to a separate application. That separate application responds ...
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3 different folder share permission

Short and simple, There's a document in PC A that I want to share,I want PC B to be able to read/write,PC C only read,while PC D has no access at all.Sounds impossible but if there's a way please show ...
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How Do I Compile Samba for Windows - Mainly SMBClient.exe?

I am using Pydio on a Windows Server 2012 R2 server for "cloud" file sharing. A situation has come up where we would like to connect to a existing share on another 2012 R2 server. Pydio has a SMB ...
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can i use same server for Active Directory and Windows Deployment Service?

I've a problem, can i use same server machine for both Active Directory and Windows Deployment Service. I don't know the steps to do it both can someone please tell me how to do it.
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web server / iis won't install on server 2012

I'm trying to install Web server role / iis to my dynamic Windows 2012 cloud server but keep getting the following errors: If I have the following not installed and try to install web server / iis ...
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IIS website (.asmx service app) is only reachable by IP, but not by domain/host name

I have a Windows Server 2012 with IIS 8 installed on it. I have just one website configured which is the default web site. It contains an application which is configured as follows: The physical ...
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How to automatically register IIS service into DNS

I would like to have IIS service running with identical content on two Windows 2012 servers. Servers are only accessible from the intranet. The goal is that if service is running its name (FQDN) can ...