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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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Wbadmin issue in windows server 2012 R2

Recently we installed the windows 2012 R2 with role hyper-v & failover cluster services in our new server. Also downloading and installing the all recently windows updating. Everything seen is ...
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Using icacls to list ownership of directories

I am trying to find out is IIS_IUSRS has FullControl of certain folders under directories. Example I have c:\inetpub\sites\ Under c:\inetpub\sites\ i have about 50 site folders In each folder i ...
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Is there a way to force a TRIM in a Windows 2012 Software RAID array?

I have a Windows 2012 server configured with two SSD under a Software RAID 1 (controlled by Windows), under that configuration the optimization tool is not supported. Is the TRIM still ...
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How do I use a wildcard certificate with SSRS?

I am trying to setup SSRS access via SSL, and I have followed the instructions here; however, I do not receive a clickable url in the Configuration Manager to click on and test. The url shows as ...
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Windows Server 2012 - Force Terminaluser to logoff

We provide several Remote Desktop Services (RDS) and one of the connected user can't start any RDS anymore. How can I force logoff of that user? What I already tried: I tried logging in as domain ...
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Unable to open websites on Windows Server 2012 [on hold]

I have windows server 2012 virtual machines mounted on my private openstack cloud at my university. Recently i can get no internet access on these machines. I can ping 8.8.8.8 but not websites. My ...
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Removing a replication group

I am trying to un-install DFS on Windows Server 2012, that way I can try to re-install it as my servers won't talk to each other when attempting to replicate. I keep getting an error message that says ...
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Trying to understand how SCVMM does networking

I'm having trouble conceptualizing networking in VMM. I thought up the following hypothetical network to try to understand how it would be implemented in VMM: A company with: - Locations in NY and ...
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user home dir disappeared then returned [on hold]

Two days ago on a Windows 2012 server with AD I created a new home directory for a user with the \\servername\Homedrives\%USERNAME% and this was created as such. I then moved the user data from the ...
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Can Windows Cluster Aware Updating be configured to allow for downtime?

I thought I'd ask here before giving up completely on this. We have a Windows 2012 Cluster with two nodes and quorum type as "Node and File Share Majority". Failover is not allowed to happen ...
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Import Module from newer Powershell Version

I was asking myself if I could import PowerShell modules from a newer Windows version. The *-NetAdapter CMDLets in Windows 8 and 8.1 are quite nice, so I wanted to use 'em in Windows 7 too. ...
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Running JBoss domain controller as a service on Windows

JBoss 7.1.1 Final Windows Server 2012 I've read a number of Google hits re: running standalone.bat as a service under Windows. But, I've not found any hits on running domain.bat as a service. 1) ...
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Is .Net Framework 3.5 installed on this Windows Server 2012 already?

I am running an installer of a third party app. I am baffled by this message from the installer. Here is the screenshot of the dialog box: However when I check "Add Roles and Features", I can see ...
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Google Chrome Returns err_connection_aborted, all other browsers display site

We're hosting a website with IIS on Windows Server 2012. Normally, the site is accessible from any browser. We're seeing the site intermittently accessible on campus when using Google Chrome. The ...
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Client time not syncing with Windows Server 2012

Found that the Time for Windows server is correct as it is syncing public time server out there. While I found that the client (all of them are windows 7) are not syncing the time with the server. ...
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What are the attributes required by the `<component>` element in Windows unattend.xml files?

The <component> element in an unattend.xml file -- used to provide information required by fully automated Windows installs -- is generally presented with a number of attributes, for example: ...
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Target object for this command has incorrect format

I'm doing some 70-410 training and this script that I'm trying to run that I made keeps on failing due to an error that I receive that I stated in the topic. doesanyone see anything wrong in this: ...
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Server 2012 Can't Ping Local Network

I have four Windows Server 2012 servers hosted on ESXi 5.5. The first one is the firewall box with two network adapters. One with an external connection to the internet, that is shares its connection ...
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Can I transfer/Migrate Windows server 2003 RDS cals to Windows Server 2012 R2? [duplicate]

I have 9 W2K3 RDS (Terminal Services) CALs, if I upgrade to Windows server 2012 R2, Can I transfer/migrate the CALs to the new server? Thank you,
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Replacement for a windows server 2003 web edition [closed]

Currently i have a windows server 2003 web edition which hosts public websites. I would like to replace this server with a new one. While looking for a new OS I noticed windows does no longer offers a ...
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ASP.NET/IIS <---> Solr/Tomcat setup on EC2 - “best practice” configuration

I am an ec2 newbie and deploying an asp.net application that interfaces with Apache solr (on Tomcat). In my dev environment I am running ASP.NET and Solr/Tomcat on my windows box. I am also ...
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Active Directory Replication Design

Primer/Environment: Sites: Santa Clara (data center), San Francisco (office), Seattle (office), Boston (office) Two Domain Controllers at each site. All sites are able to talk to San Francisco but ...
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discover BYOD on network powershell - basic [closed]

I am interested to learn how to discover/monitor network - on a windows domain. I have don researches but not much luck. I know that on my dchp list I can see all the devices that request IP addresses ...
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DHCP reservations for a range of MAC addresses

Question Our DHCP server is set up to only give IP addresses to machines that it knows about (all IPs excluded, reservations for each MAC address). Part of the address range is used for virtual ...
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Unable to access network on Windows Server 2012 (Ethernet)

We have a server that had been using Ethernet, but temporarily Wi-Fi, and is now using Ethernet again. Strangely, it will not connect to the Internet. It detects when a cable is plugged into the port ...
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IIS 8.5 forces incorrect Content-Length header

We have a application that generates PDF files dynamically and forces a download of a the file. This code was working without issue on a Windows Server 2008. From what I can tell it appears that IIS ...
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Windows Server 2012 started running slow this morning

I am running Windows Server 2012 on Virtual Box VM and it was running successfully with excellent speed, I have 32 gig RAM installed but don't know what happened this morning and could not turn ...
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Failover Cluster Windows Server 2012 R2

I have 3 Physical Servers. Server 1 is the domain controller (Dell PowerEdge 1950) Server 2 is node 1 (Dell PowerEdge 2950) Server 3 is node 2 (Dell PowerEdge 2950) On Server 1, I have used the ...
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Pull Office 365 Users to Active Directory

I am currently working with an existing Office 365 subscription that needs to have a new instance of Windows Server 2012 R2 in Azure manage the users through Active Directory. The server 2012 VM is ...
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Windows Server CAL for non-Microsoft services and databases [duplicate]

I'm totally stuck with the Windows Server 2012 R2 CAL's. I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 with a firebird database installed. Multible Delphi based fatclients connect to this database. All clients use ...
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How to put a Windows 2012 server into a Univention domain

I’ve just installed a Windows 2012 server for the first time, and would like it to join our Univention Corporate Server domain, so we have the same LDAP users as on all systems. The error message ...
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Server 2012 scheduled task for SharePoint 2013 backup

I have Windows Server 2012 with SharePoint 2013 setup. I created a PShell script and saved it to a ps1 which backs up the Farm: Add-PsSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.Powershell Backup-SPFarm -Directory ...
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Is Windows Server Manage N/A when running WAMP? [closed]

I'm a newbie with servers and I've just rented out a dedicated server windows 2012. This might be a stupid question for all the gurus out there but I need clarification on this question: If I want to ...
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windows server 2012. user creation with mapping personal and common drives [on hold]

I have DellT320 for a small org of 100 users. I have instl windows server 2012 and have created 100 users in computer mgmt Users. My requirement is that i have to provide them 3 folders. 1 folder is ...
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System Access in Windows Server [on hold]

I've setup an Active Domain machine and a client machine, both with Windows Server installed. I have created a user account on the active domain but when I try to login to the client machine using the ...
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Unable to open/copy files on an encrypted UNC share after reboot of file server

I have 2 Windows 2012 environments. The first is a CMS that is accessing files on a the second server (file server). One of the shares that I have on the file server is marked as encrypted. When ...
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Is creating a Dial plan mandatory for Microsoft Exchange 2013 and Lync 2013 integration?

I have a basic prototyping Microsoft Exchange 2013 and Lync 2013 deployment in 4 Machines: One Mailbox Server One Client Access Server One Lync Server (Standard Edition) One Active Directory (AD DS, ...
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VM can`t connect to SQL server on Windows Azure [on hold]

I'm trying to install Jira on my VM ( Windows Server 2012 ). Installation went well but I face a problem when I'm trying to connect to an external SQL server which is on Azure too. When I am testing ...
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2 Windows server 2012 with multiple domain

I would like to ask regarding some setup and configuration for windows 2012 server. The situation as below : 1) I have 1 wan ip / public ip 2) I have 2 windows server 2012 (server1,server2) 3) I have ...
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Windows Installer Error 1721 on uninstall

I'm trying to uninstall a program from Windows Server 2012, but when I do, it tells me: Error 1721: There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A program required for this install to ...
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Troubleshooting poor Windows Server performance

I have two Windows Servers. One is used as the Gated Check-In build server and the other is planned to replace it. However, the second server demonstrates poor performance despite having superior ...
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Is it possible under Windows Server 2012 to run Terminal Services but have it run a VM?

I have a Windows Server 2012 box that I'd like to be able to host up to 5 TS instances on it. However, it would be ideal if those instances could actually fire up a Hyper-V VM running Windows 7. So ...
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HP proliant DL320 g5p Ram

I have 2 HP Poliant DL320 G5p servers that I am trying to do a ram upgrade on. They currently have 5 GB of DDR2-PC2 6400 non-registered, unbuffered and ECC. I am trying to install 8GB (4x2GB) and the ...
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Installing Weblogic 12 on Windows 8 Server - http server won't start

Apologies in advance for the terrible formatting - I spent more time getting to this point than I did asking my question. I'm trying to install Weblogic 12 on Windows 8 Server. I've followed the ...
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IPv6 Client Service

I got a Windows Server 2012 which provides DHCPv4 and DHCPv6. The NIC on the Server got 2 IPv6 addresses. I found out that the second IPv6 comes from the "IPv6 Client Service" which (only the ...
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Do the PDC and BDC HAVE to be collocated?

Can we put our PDC in the Cloud and the BDC on site. We are on a ship that due to mission cannot be continuously connected to the mandated offship server, for security purposes.
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No network adapters in Virtual Machine after converting from VirtualBox to Hyper-V

I've migrated from Oracle's Virtual Boxx to Microsoft Hyper-V running in Windows 2012R2. My virtual machines are also all Server 2012 R2. After migrating from VirtualBox to Hyper-V and creating new ...
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When is user logged on

I have a question about users and when Windows treat them as logged on. If I, on Remote desktop log in on Windows server, and then closes the window, am I still being treated as logged on? The ...
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Local Administrator cannot install software on domain member server

We've got a new 2012 Server that a company needs to remotely install software on. Their user is a local administrator but cannot install software to the server. I'd rather not give them domain admin ...
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Cannot connect via RDP due to NLA error

I have one DC that also acts as a Hyper-V host. It hosts a build server, and a WDS server. Up until Daylight Savings happened a few days ago these were both working fine and I could remote in no ...