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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How to connect IIS to samba server?

Is there any way to connect IIS wwwroot directory to samba server? How to mount windows web server folders with samba?
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Allow domain account to modify ACL of particular service

I have a windows domain account that I would like to be able to modify the ACL of a particular service. Currently this account is being used to run an installer, and the installer wants to do the ACL ...
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Debugging random SQL login failure from Web Server

This is a very basic level question, but it could really benefit from some extra help in the diagnosis. We have a 2005 SQL Server Named: SERVERNAME-PROD We have a Web Apps Server that's running IIS ...
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How to remove an orphaned Child Domain on Server 2012

I have a domain (working on Server 2012 functional level) and multiple child domains. I'm really stupid and therefore deleted the only domain controller on the child domain before demoting it and ...
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authentication error on WS2012 (trust relationship failed)

Given the following lab setup: HOST1 on Windows Server 2012 R2 (host running Hyper-V, joined test.local domain, static IP) DC1 on Windows Server 2012 (VM under Hyper-V on HOST1, AD and DNS roles, all ...
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HP microserver gen8 - Win server 2012 r2 does not see the internal HD - asks for a driver

I have just taken delivery of the base spec Microserver gen8. I have installed a WD 1Tb drive in slot 1, and the BIOS/RAID controller finds it. However when I come to install Win server 2012 r2 it ...
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VMWARE VM hungs with 100% CPU. How to debug on VMWARE side?

In our VMWARE ESXi 5.5 environment i have a VM that regularly hungs up. The OS is Windows Server 2012R2. I don't really have a idea what could cause the problem. Behaviour: after a random time the ...
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WIndows Server 2012 installation on VMware running on my laptop stuck on Windows Logo [on hold]

I am trying to setup a Lab to aid my preparation for Microsoft 70-410 exam. I downloaded an evaluation copy of Microsoft Window Server 2012 here: ...
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DFSR-related WMI info is missing

OS: Server 2012 Core and Server 2012 R2 Core. DFS-Replication is installed and appears healthy. I am using WMI to collect information from DFSR replication members. The queries work on many of the ...
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DFSR fails before initialization. Event ID: 4010, 3006, 2010, 4004

I have a 2 server DFSR configuration where I am attempting to replicate two shares between them. ServerA (2008R2) is the primary and ServerB(2012R2) is the receiver, both are DCs. The RepFolder on ...
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Windows 2012 DNS does not answer queries about zone itself (SOA, NS, A, …)

I have several Windows servers with DNS and AD roles, some are Win2003, some are Win2012. There is an AD-integrated zone example.com that contains an ip 192.0.2.1 for example.com and an ip 203.0.113.1 ...
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How to deny access on files to several groups easily?

Currently I'm working with permissions on files on the network with Windows Server 2012 Active Directory as follows: I set up one domain controller, on the domain controller I create users and groups. ...
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Server 2012 domain controller vm and physical hosts [closed]

I want to try out Server 2012 that is a domain controller running as VM on virtualbox or Hyper V running inside Windows 7. Can I still connect physical hosts to the domain controller AS well as vm ...
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Windows Server: Stopped Services - Logon Failure

I've installed SQL Server and Apache2.4 on Windows Server 2012 R2. I need assign an Active Directory user account (with privileges) to these services for a remote communication with other ...
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Legal hold for file servers

I am to build a new file server with Windows Server 2012R2. The edict being passed my way is basically to have the entire common share on legal hold, so as to retain all file changes. Is throwing a ...
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Unable to connect via RDP to Windows Server instance on AWS EC2

Below is a link to the instructions that allow you to connect to your AWS EC2 virtual private server, for an instance based on a Windows Server template during the AWS EC2 instance wizard. So far, ...
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Google services not working after connecting to VPN [closed]

I'm in China and want to connect to Google services. So I setup a VM on Azure located in US, opened up a L2TP/IPSEC VPN. When I connect the VPN on my phone. I can access YouTube, Bloomberg sites that ...
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How to setup DNS correctly for computers inside a domain?

Suppose we have the following situation: there's one network with a router on which the internet access is configured and this includes the DNS IP's. Then we set up Active Directory on a server on ...
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Difference between running a command through a remote module and Invoke-Command in powershell

I am in the process of trying to clean up some scripts we have and ran into an interesting issue. If I use the following to load a remote module (in this case ActiveDirectory): $cred= Get-Credential ...
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Relationship between domain inside of a network and website domain

I have a doubt regarding the relationship between domains inside of networks and website domains. Websites domain have to be purchased, one goes to one domain registrar, looks to see if the desired ...
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Is there a 'rule of thumb' for installing other software on the Hyper-V host?

Windows Server 2012 R2 w/GUI Still setting up my first host for virtualized servers. The overwhelming guidance is to NOT install anything on the host OS; meaning put the DC & etc. all in VM's. ...
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Can't connect to Windows Server 2012 Virtual Machine in Red Hat 6

I have installed a WS2012R2 virtual machine using KVM on Red Hat, It has a bridge connection, Both (Host and Guest) have public IP addresses, both have internet access, both can ping any ip address or ...
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Windows Service does not continue to process [closed]

I have a windows service that try to start. I start it but suddenly it stops. I looked event logs and I saw that application error below Faulting application name: CargoPoolCleaner.exe, version: ...
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SChannel errors after enabling SSL on a Windows Server 2012 R2

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 instance on Azure. For a new website I have ordered a certificate by GlobalSign. After getting the certificates from them I have completed the certificate request in ...
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How to delete scheduled task when it does not appear in menu?

The Windows Server 2012 documentation refers to a Delete action for tasks -- but this does not appear on the Task Schedule actions on my server (and I am not the administrator). When I attempted to ...
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Network scanning scope limited in Windows Server 2012

What I need ?: View all the computers of the network neighborhood (including all network segments, 192.168.1.x , 192.168.2.x , 192.168.3.x , etc) What is my problem ?: When I open network ...
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Is there a quick & easy solution to protect server 2012 against malware?

For a Windows Server 2012 Standard GUI version to support a small IDE Getting malware protection on my 1st server has become a much bigger problem than I imagined it would. My research covered a lot ...
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Access OpenVPN client network from server

I have setup an OpenVPN connection between a Windows 2012 Server and an Debian Linux machine. The windows machine is the server and the linux machine is running openvpn as client. I can ping and ...
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binding issues with multiple web services

We are running a continuous integration server with the following software: Windows Server 2012 (AWS EC2 Instance) TeamCity 9.0.3 Youtrack 6.0 Collabnet Subversion Edge 4.0.14-4110.144 Octopus ...
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How to check who reset the password for a particular user in active directory on a windows server?

I have the details about a user account when it was last modified (a password reset was done). But I would be interested to know who reset the password for this user. Is there any way I can find this ...
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Fingerprint logon with Windows Server 2012 R2

I am trying to let users log onto a Windows Server through thin clients that support USB mapping. I have looked at many guides online and they all say the same thing: Enable the "Windows Biometric ...
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NPS Radius wireless authentication only for domain computers

Is it possibile to setup a Windows NPS role to grant only Domain PC to wireless access? I want to still check for a valid domain user account, but I would like to restrict access only to domain ...
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Win 2012 RDS farm RDWeb access to RDG but not Host servers

I have been scratching my head on this for a few days. I have found some great articles especially the thread started by MojoDk and I have failed dismally in getting this to work. The setup: Server ...
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RD published apps not connecting to remote instance

I have configured RD components in one single server (for my poc) and I have done configuring 2 machines as session host. I have created a collection and in that RDP for a machine is published. When ...
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Select source IP on windows server 2012 with multiple IPs on 1 NIC

I have searched a lot for a solution to this case but I couldn't find any. So, any help would be appreciated. I have a windows server 2012 with 1 NIC having 2 IPs bound to it 37.188.120.8 and ...
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Best way to copy file server 2008 r2 contents to a new 2012 r2 server [closed]

I am making a DR site over the cloud and want to upload all my file server contents in the fast and most suitable way. There are many options like; XCopy Robocopy DFS Replication Third party tools ...
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How can the Windows 7 sees the Windows 2012? [closed]

I have installed a Windows 2012 Standard Server with Active Directory, DHCP and DNS server in Oracle Virtual Box. It has two Network Adapters (Ethernet and Ethernet 2). These Adapters are in same ...
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Centralizing Remote AD DCs?

Background: I'm one of two IT people managing five libraries (all part of the same library system), and each library has been set up with their own AD DC. I'd like to centralize this. I'm assuming I ...
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Disable Start menu new Items highlighting by GPO in Windows 2012 R2

I need to disable the new items highlighting (New items are marked with "New") on Windows 2012 R2 (remote desktops). I tried setting the registry value ...
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How to install SSL Certificate into Service Bus 1.1 on Windows Server

For test cases and evaluation we installed 2 nodes with "Azure Service Bus 1.1" on Windows Server 2012 R2 machines. The installation process installs the https endpoints with a self-signed ...
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Hyper-V virtual machine appears in PowerShell but not in Hyper-V Manager

Im trying to manage my Hyper-V virtual machine in Hyper-V Manager but they are not there. I can configure them in a drop down box but I cannot start them and stop them. If I go to PowerShell and try ...
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Replication not working on DC

I am getting the following error (4612) on my secondary and tertiary DCs: The DFS Replication service initialized SYSVOL at local path C:\Windows\SYSVOL\domain and is waiting to perform initial ...
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xcopy on Batch file for backup server

i have 5 servers connected and want to backup a folder on servers 1,2,3,4 to server 5 and folder on server 5 to server 1. i write a batch file that use xcopy to copy the folders. my question is if ...
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MVC5-Window Server 2012 Access denied when call index page

I've deployed my MVC-5 based website to Window server. Every things ok. But today one of my controller got issue. I can access this controller with the URL like: "mysite.com/mycontroller/index". But ...
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Change Key exchange mechanism in IIS 8

We are using RSA key exchange mechanism for SSL certificate. How can i change that to DHE_RSA or ECDHE_RSA? Due to using RSA, we are getting the below warning in chrome “Your connection to website is ...
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Windows Server: Is it possible to run Certificate Authority while having Essentials experience installed?

I have a Windows Server 2012 machine running a certification authority, but also need the same server to run Windows Server Essentials Media Pack. This requires the Essentials Experience role to be ...
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Installing a new domain server on a small network without taking down the old one

I'm attempting to replace a windows server 2003 domain controller/dns/dhcp server on a small business network with a new machine running server 2012 without having to take down the old one until ...
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Recommended Storage for Domain Controller Collecting Audit Logs [duplicate]

I am currently working with a customer on getting their Windows audit logs to our SIEM. Since the customer is unwilling/unable to provide hostnames for each host in the environment, I have suggested ...
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How can I route an IP Address to another IP Address

We have a Windows Server 2012 virtual machine (Web01) hosted in Windows Azure. This server has yet to be decommissioned so for now we're allowing access from this machine to our database server ...
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Potential problems with virtual drive larger than 2tb?

We are setting up a server for a client of ours which is using an Intel raid controller with 4 x WD 4TB RE drives configured for RAID 6. Ideally we would like to configure with 2 virtual disks; one ...