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Accessing Webdav on Windows Server 2008 R2 with XP

We have IIS 7.5, with webdav enabled, installed on our file server (FS1). We have multiple Virtual Directories. When trying to connect to 2 of the VD's through network places on XP machines it says ...
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164 views

Why does my XP client try to join a domain with the pre-windows 2000 domain name?

I do not have problems with any other clients (Win 7 Pro). But sometimes I have an XP SP3 client that will not join the domain. The reason is because it is looking for the pre-Windows 2000 domain ...
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2answers
454 views

GPO error 0x80070547 with Server 2008 R2 and XP SP3, but not Win7

I have a Windows 2008 R2 server managing XP SP3 and Windows 7 SP1 clients. There are no issues with the Windows 7 clients. However, on the Windows XP clients, I get errors for power options, ...
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717 views

Cannot ping Windows 2008 R2 by hostname

I cannot ping the Windows 2008 R2 server by hostname from Windows XP Home machines, but I can ping it from Windows 7 Ultimate machines. I already disabled ipv6. I need to access a shared folder: ...
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2answers
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Sharing EPSON FX-890 printer on Windows 2008 R2 to 32-bit clients

I'm migrating our print server from Windows 2003 to 2008 R2 (64 bit). I have installed our network printers sucessfully but I'm having problems when sharing Epson impact printers. The problem is ...
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3answers
2k views

After update, suddenly lost ability to access Windows Server 2008 R2 shares from Windows XP clients

Today I lost the ability to see my Windows Server 2008 R2 shares from any of my 3 Windows XP machines in my small office. The 5 Win7 machines haven't been affected (they are still able to ...
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2answers
232 views

DHCP/DNS/Windows server 2008 / w7 / xp internet issue

Title might be weird but I wanted to include all the factors involved. I have a windows server 2008 r2 in a virtual network which has 2 networkadapters The settings are the following Adapter 1 ...
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1answer
971 views

SMB access from XP to Windows 2008 R2

Here's the thing... I have a very slow file copy performance from Windows XP clients to Windows 2008R2 servers. Here are the facts: Windows XP to Windows 2K3: Fast Windows XP to Windows 2K8: Very Slow ...
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Troubleshooting Windows EAP/RADIUS connectivity issues

So, I guess the short version of the question is: I'm unable to get clients to connect to an enterprise-WPA wireless network after setting up a "new" NPS server and a new CA. After I manually ...
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166 views

Copying compressed files from Server 2008 R2 network share to XP client via VPN fails

At the first sight the question looks similar to this one. I have experienced an odd behavior while trying to copy a certain file from Windows Server 2008 R2 network share to Windows XP Professional ...
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301 views

Will running this batch file cause permanent damage to a Windows 7 or Windows 2008 R2 installation?

The following "fix" is found on Microsoft's site under KB968003, but it's unclear which operating systems it's for. The instructions call for you to run the following batch file: @echo off ...
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2answers
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Windows XP SP3 and Windows 2008 R2 SP1 doesn't work

I've got a Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Active Directory with Full 2008 R2 Level Domain and a Windows XP SP3 Client which needs to join this domain. Unfortunately the client is not able to join the ...
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How to Add a Client System To a Server

I have recently installed Windows Server 2008 R2 on one my system and now want to add my client to that server. Almost all the systems have been added but two of them are refusing to add by showing ...
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2answers
245 views

Adding permanent classification title bar to windows workstations

I would like to add a permanent title bar at the top of a workstation's Desktop window to indicate a machine's security level (Unclassified, Confidential, etc). I would like to do this as a GPO, if ...
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1answer
2k views

Unable to connect to second name of Windows 2008 Server R2 machine from XP

I used the command netdom computername /add:newname.domainname.com to add a second name to a server running Windows 2008 Server R2. After restarting the server, I had DNS "A" entries for both names. ...
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1answer
250 views

gpupdate causes infinite loop

I've got a patch file with the following content: gpupdate /force /boot /logoff When executing this file it causes an infinite loop, executing the line in the same cmd window again and again. This ...
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1answer
161 views

Server will connect to internet, but will not ping local gateway

Everything was working fine yesterday, but this morning when I walked in only a computer that was in my firewalls DMZ was able to locate the server. None of the other computers can resolve the FQDN of ...
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5answers
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Unable to browse Server 2008R2 from XP clinets

We have just deployed a Windows 2008R2 server in our Windows 2003 domain. XP clinets are unable to browse in "entire network" and find the new server. It can be accessed by entering \\servername and ...
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1answer
607 views

Terminal Services - RDP Printing

We are looking for a terminal server printing application to help fix our remote printing issue. We looked at TSPrint from TerminalWorks but found it had a few bugs and so was not a complete ...
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4answers
320 views

Windows copy command process info

Is there any specific package for copy command which shows the process of being copied. In windows while using copy from command line I could not see the process but the blinking cursor and I'm ...
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3answers
426 views

Windows wait command till a system time

I have made a batch script for backup recently. Somewhere in the middle of script I'll have to wait for some time to be reached and then resume the next line of the script. I've scheduled the script ...
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1answer
1k views

Group policy settings not applied

We're running a Windows 2008 R2 domain. On the root of the domain, I have a GPO to turn on automatic updates and install them at 5pm on Thursday. In a lower OU (made for computers using Deep ...
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2answers
397 views

Does Microsoft have a non-hack method for turning off the 'X' to disconnect terminal RDP?

Hoping this goes here... We have issues when users disconnect from terminal services instead of logging off. Does Microsoft have a non-hack method for disabling the Close caption on the taskbar as ...
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1answer
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Missing Home Folder XP Clients 2008R2 Domain

We just completed a migration from Server 2003 to Server 2008R2. Everything seems to have gone well except that many of our desktops have stopped mapping the Home Folder as set in Active Directory. ...
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2answers
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Windows Folder Redirection Permissions

I have a DFS share on "\\corp\content\", in this there is a folder named Personal. Owner Rights, Domain Admins and System all have full rights to this folder and Authenticated users can create ...
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Can I remote desktop from XP SP3 to Windows Server 2K8 R2?

When I try I get an error message saying that my computer does not support Network Level Authentication. I am doing remote desktop across a VPN from a PC on a different domain. Is this possible?