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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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 Keywords:...
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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/(.*)$" "http://192.168.1.121/...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 C:\Windows\system32&...
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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 8....
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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 ...
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Log internet uptime on Windows Server 2012

I'm new here but I hope you guys (and girls?) can help me with following problem: I manage a Windows Server 2012 machine (hosted at Hetzner.de). Over night, I need to run several tasks to transfer ...
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“Predefined set of computers”, where to define?

In windows server 2012, "Windows Firewall with Advanced Security", when defining allowable adresses, I can select adresses/subnets, address-ranges, or a pulldown with "Predifined set of computers" I'...
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Shutdown Jenkins slave from Master

A Jenkins 1.651 master and slave have been installed on a Windows Server 2012. I need a way to kill the slave from the master (I already have a job that start the slave). Could you please give me any ...
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Server 2012 stopped accepting computers joining to our domain with error 53: the network path was not found

We have Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard as our DC. Several workstations were added to our domain successfully. But then (I cannot determine what exactly could be a show-stopper) it stopped accepting ...
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2012 essentials dasboard shows wrong info

I am running a brand new Dell server with server 2012RT essentials. I find that the "Dasboard" gives wrong information. E.g. in devices it tells me some clients are off line, while for sure they are ...
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How to disable Null Session Enumeration of the DC?

I am a sysadmin for a company, and we just had a Penetration Test done on our internal network, the team discovered that it is possible to perform query\enumerate our DC (Server 2012) for information ...
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Server 2012 vs Server 2012 R2 Parity

We have two servers that we are attaching SAS expansion bays to expand our storage, but one server is running Windows Server 2012 and the other is running Windows Server 2012 R2. We are using a SAS ...
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Windows Server 2012 WSFC and NLB together

I am looking to run a combination of WSFC and NLB in my service stack. I have a stateless service that I want to load-balance with NLB, and several "singleton" services that need to be run with fail-...
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Error WDSclient

I recently replaced wds and domain controllers physical servers in Windows Server 2008 R2 by servers on Windows Server 2012 R2 virtualized on VMWare. I encounter deployment problems for some recent ...
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AppInitialize not firing in WCF Service Application on WIndows Server 2012

We have some WCF Service Applications which are deployed to Windows Server 2012. In these services, there is a class called Initializer in the /app_code/ folder. This class is as follows; public ...
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IIS ssl not working on osx/ios safari video stream

My IIS8.5-server is reverse proxying to my server which is streaming a video from database. My video streams fine on https with chrome, and i have enabled partial content accept ranges on my server. ...
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Internet Explorer maintenance is missing and proxy cannot be removed

There are proxy settings configured on a policy. The exact location is User Configuration > Windows Settings > Internet Explorer Maintenance > Connection / Proxy settings. Since this is a Windows ...
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Net Pipe activator crash

We notice periodically WCF services are not reachable over named pipes on our production web server. The following exception is thrown: The requested service, 'net.pipe://[OurServiceUrl]' could ...