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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“Not enough storage is available to process this command” error in RDP login screen

Out of the blue I got the error message in the rdp connection like "Not enough storage is available to process this command" after login to the server and it does not allow me to enter further. The ...
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Windows Server 2012 – Full support for case sensitive file and directory names?

I would like to know if Windows 2012 has full support for case sensitive file names and directories. In other words, I would like to save files and directories in different case, e.g.: myFile.txt ...
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How to update Windows Remote Desktop Protocol to V10? [on hold]

PC from which I connect to Windows Server 2012 R2 is Windows 10 and it has protocol 10, but Win2012R2 has protocol 8. How can I update Windows Server 2012 R2 Remote Desktop Protocol ? My RDP is not ...
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Simultaneous server crash in fail over cluster

I have 2 servers in a failover cluster. The cluster defines a shared 'ClusterStorage' drive. The drive maps to a SAN device through iScsi. Recently, the 2 servers rebooted on their own at the same ...
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Is Windows Server 2012 Foundation enough for a small (4 people) company?

I am just opening my own company with 3 employees so far. I bought a server with 1 CPU and I want to create a domain controller, file server, printer server, DNS server, and DHCP server on this. Can ...
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VPN files still available while disconnected

I have a strange problem with my SSTP VPN (based on Windows Server 2012 R2). I connect my PC to the VPN with Active Directory credentials. When it is done, I access to \myserver.company\Share\ folder. ...
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error code 0x80190194 in wsus windowsupdate.log

My client doenst show itself in the wsus service. how is this possible? I set everything correct following the microsoft guides. now i got the following warnings in my windowsupdate.log file: EDIT: I ...
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Do I need a DNS in my domain to let my clients find the WSUS server?

I have my WSUS installed on the same system as my Active Directory management. The weird thing is, that when i put a client in the same domain, i find it in my AD but not on my wsus. The client ...
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TLS/SSL Config on WS 2012

I have Windows Server 2012 and everything I read says TLS 1.2 should be enabled by default. But when I go into Regedit>HKEY_Local_Machine>System>SecurityProviders>SChannel>Protocols the only key in ...
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I see my clients in AD but not in WSUS

I set up a WSUS but dont see any clients in the Unassigned Computers group. I can find my clients in the ADAC, when I select myWSUS (local) > computers. My group policy management got a domain ...
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What is the best laptop to run server 2012 of server 2012 R2 on? [on hold]

I want to run WSUS on a laptop so its easy to take with me. What is the best laptop to do this? I want at least 1.4Ghz, 2GB RAM and 500Gb harddisk
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Allowed memory size of (whatever) bytes exhausted - Windows PHP

I have been trying to find advice on troubleshooting this issue for while but have been unable to find anything which relates to my situation. I am running PHP 5.6.0 on a brand new Windows 2012 R2 ...
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Windows server Backup error - The specified component was not reported by the VSS writer

I get this error when trying to run a backup for a virtual server using the mmc console > windows server backup option. Kindly request you to let me know if there is a fix for this error or if it is a ...
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Sqlanywhere and zend php Faulting application

I am getting this error every so often, but I can't pin it down to anything in particular We are using sqlanywhere database ext otherwise everything else is stock standard with zend. I have disabled ...
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Windows Server 2012 Windows logon process unexpectedly terminated

I have a recently installed 2012 Terminal Server installed on a Dell PowerEdge 860 with 32g (ouch, right?). I think with a 2tb HDD or something. All current patches/updates are applied. The ...
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HP Microserver AMD Raid controller

I have a HP N54L Microserver which i have been using successfully with Windows Server 2012. I only have the one hard drive in but want to add another in RAID 1 and then another two much larger drives ...
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Script to know the status of user accounts created, modified and deleted [on hold]

Script to know the status of user accounts created, modified and deleted on windows 2012 server active directory. If the script could send me an email notification by the end of every day that would ...
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WSUS downloading driver updates every night

I have a WSUS server running on Windows Server 2012. We use it because of limited bandwidth available here Every night at 3 AM it downloads 2+ GB of updates, even though a "synchronise now" event ...
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Windows Server 2012 Internet speed very slow [on hold]

I have Windows Server 2012 on my VPS, lately I have experienced very slow RDP and VNC, tried TeamViewer but no luck. I thought it could be some hardware problem, but I tested speed (speedtest.net) and ...
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What does Microsoft-Windows-Security-Auditing event with NULL SID mean?

On a Windows Server 2012 machine, in Event Viewer, there was some unusual behaviour on a system, a service was stopping and I was unsure if it "stopped itself" or was forced to stop by a user action. ...
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IIS Admin Service won't start - error 87: The parameter is incorrect

Windows Server 2012. IIS admin service stopped - when try to start from Services.msc get the following error. Event log show two errors event 1000 and event 7023 (see below for details). Any ...
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WSUS Server 2012 R2 Deadline Reboot

We're looking to roll out WSUS in our organization to manage updates, but had a question surrounding applying a deadline to updates. The Windows Update settings we have set via GPO for automatic ...
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DNS record in Server 2012 to resolve own site locally

I have publicly accessible server "abc.example.com" that is physically located in my network. How to add it to my Windows Server 2012-based DNS server to resolve this server for the computers in my ...
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Audit Logs for Environment Path Changes

Something (or someone) keeps changing our environment path variables on several of our servers. I have the Audit Policy (under local sec pol) set to Success, Failure for all but Process Tracking ...
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block user object settings at cross domain forest registration

I got the following infrastrucute: Domain A: User Forest | Domain B: Ressource Forest (Citrix AD with infrastructure services) | one way trust-relationship The user of domain A signs on the citrix ...
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IIS reverse proxy SFTP traffic [closed]

We have set up an IIS reverse proxy that is functioning as needed for HTTP/S traffic. We also need it to forward port 22 traffic (SSH/SFTP). Is this possible on an IIS reverse proxy on Server 2012 R2 ...
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RDS 2012 rdp connexion startup program access denied

I'm having an issues on my RDS 2012 server. I successfully launch a virtual desktop session and I can run whatever application I want, but when I use the "Program" tab in RDP and I set a program ...
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Windows Server 2012 Software RAID 1 with dynamic disks; mirror two drives to one larger

Lets say I have 3 SSDs: 1.) 120 GB, 1 Partition 2.) 128 GB, 1 Partition 3.) 250 GB, Mirror Is it possible to mirror both the partition from SSD 1 and SSD 2 to the large third SSD? Such that the ...
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Upgrading Windows Server Version on an Exchange Server

Why can't you upgrade the version of Windows Server on an Exchange Server? Is this a valid limitation as of today? For example, suppose you're running Windows Server 2012 and want to upgrade to 2012 ...
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exim4 mail relay for multiple domains

I have hMailServer running on a Windows 2012 box and exim4 running on a separate box. However, I would like to continue configuring my email accounts on the Windows server (via hMailServer), but relay ...
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Refreshing VM with limited Disk SPace

I have a Hyper-V machine that crashed. I am trying to refresh it but the disk is too small when I load the disk.ISO in. I tried to expand it but I still get the screen. Is there a way to add the added ...
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Stop Active Directory Users installing updates

We have multiple PCs running Windows 8 for testing on an AD. However, Windows update keeps pushing the Windows 8.1, but we need the PCs to strictly be on 8. How could I stop AD users from installing ...
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Upgrade Server 2012 Standard Evaluation member server to Standard

I've been running a Server 2012 Standard evaluation as a member server for a while - it has been a remote site AD server that connects to our existing Essentials domain ("PDC"). The server has been ...
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Windows Server 2012 cifs share works under Ubuntu 10.04 but not under 12.04 onwards

I want to mount a cifs share on our Ubuntu Linux machines. This worked fine until the share got migrated from a Windows Server 2008 machine to a Windows Server 2012 one by central administration. ...
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Is RDP on Windows Server a viable solution for multiple concurrent access to one app?

We're investigating different options we have to provide remote access to 1 app on our windows server. In terms of pricing, purchasing CALs is quite cheaper than installing Citrix XenApp. Would ...
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Active Directory windows 2012

I have problem with windows 2012 active directory. one of the client machine which is windows 8 could not login to active directory we need to close network connection to login windows 8 local and ...
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Unresponsive Server 2012, may be because of Hyper-V

there is a setup: ProLiant, Xeon, 16Gb on the host, 3 VMs (2 servers 2012 + Win7). Not all three VMs work simultaneously all the time. The problem is that sometimes host (and mostly all guests) ...
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Event viewer missing logs following unexpected reboot

One of our Server 2012 boxes lost power unexpectedly recently. We're still not sure how it happened, but given its suddenness I suspect someone in the data centre tripped over a power cable. I went ...
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Certain GPO settings are not taking effect on Clients

I've been trying to deploy a printer with Print Management on Server 2012 however it never appears on any of the clients after deployment. And this is not only the case with printers, the same thing ...
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Considerations for SQL Server 2012 when performing in-place OS upgrade to 2012 R2

I'm running SQL Server 2012 Enterprise (11.0.3381.0) on Server 2012 (6.2.9200) and am preparing for an in-place OS upgrade to 2012 R2. We've got an Always-On Availability Group in a 2-server cluster ...
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Hyper-V doesn't recognize when a DVD is swapped

I'm running a Windows Server 2012 Host with five Windows Server 2012 guests. All have the latest updates installed. Whenever I add the Host's DVD drive to one of the guests, the guest will recognize ...
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Hyper-V Failover-Cluster: How does the Cluster know the difference between the Management and the Cluster Network?

Reading the Network Recommendations for a Hyper-V Cluster in Windows Server 2012, I am left with some unanswered questions. It's recommended to have a management network and a cluster network. The ...
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Assigning per user ip to windows 2012 terminal services users

I'm using windows 2012 server and I want to assign unique IP's to terminal services users. Is it even possible?
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Cannot save document to folder when logged on as adminstrator

I am logged onto a Windows 2012 server as administrator. I open a document in C:\inetpub\wwwroot with notepad to edit it. When I save, it tells me I cannot save it, would I like to save to desktop ...
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Webserver | IIS | Configuring to not run certain files

I currently have a webserver running Windows Server 2012 which is running IIS as its webserver and using PHP. Lets assume the a user is able to upload a trojan onto my server, either through a ...
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Windows Server 2012 The process cannot access the file

I've FTP Server running on Windows Server 2012. FTP version is 8.0.9200.16384 In advanced settings for FTP under IIS, Allow Reading Files While Uploading is set to true and server is restarted. But ...
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PSExec shutdown list of servers

I have a system I inherited that used a simple psexec script and a list of servers to automatically shut down the servers in the list should a temperature threshold be reached or the UPS only has a ...
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Migrate from MS Active Directory to Samba4

The target is to replicate a MS AD DC (Windows server 2012) to a new Samba4 AD DC, then migrate users to the new Samba domain. This is our first time, and the various documents on the Internet are not ...
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Multiple GPOs with Security Filtering or Single GPO with Item Level Targeting?

I have multiple GPOs for User Experience stuff (Eg: Shortcuts as GPP in User Configuration) which impacts a number of OUs and their users. It's currently one GPO per 'item' (Eg: shortcut, file) with a ...
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Server 2012 create share for each AD user and automount when they login?

I am trying to create a share directory for each user on my AD server, and when they login that share will automatically mount. I tried creating the share and using the Profile>Home Folder option in ...