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Stop automatic reboot with gpedit shutdown script in Windows 2k8

I am search for a way to validate and maybe stop an automatic reboot under windows. E.g. automatic reboot is initialized by windows update. When adding a shutdown script with gpedit this script gets ...
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connection speed and quality of service of hyper-v virtual machines [migrated]

I have a Win64-8.1 machine hosting several ArchLinux guests. Both host and guests connect through the same Ethernet adapter via a Virtual Switch. The connection to the provider, measured by ...
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Windows client asks for password, Linux does not [migrated]

I am about at the pulling-out-my-hair stage. I am rebuilding my home NAS box and is struggling to set up SAMBA. I want to have anonymous guest-based authentication-free shares that is accessible to ...
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Forcing SMB Over 445 Instead of 80

A similar question had been asked here (Windows file explorer using port 80 (webdav) instead of 445 (samba smb cifs) for UNC path), however the solution did not work for my purposes. I've recently ...
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Joomla ''Infinite loop detected in JError''

I have an error on my site ''Infinite loop detected in JError'' and no clue wehere it is coming from or how to get my site to work normal again. Please i could use the help
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Perfmon showing only average values

I have a dataset of perfmon data for "\System\Context switches/sec" from a number of servers, I want to show the MAX, not the average. However, the perfmon tool will only show the averages. I created ...
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How many concurrent TCP connections are supported in Windows Server OSs?

I am distributing software in the form of a Windows service that can be installed, and am currently trying to ascertain the specifications for supported operating systems. The service communicates ...
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phpMyAdmin display table Structure Error

I believe that didn't do any setting to the server, or moved its files, but I have the following error when I want to display the table structure: Notice in .\libraries\structure.lib.php#1524 ...
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windows vpn: Set up using powershell, how?

With ssh, we can execute a few commands on the server, and have a simple set of commands on a client that bring up the vpn , and re-establish it if it goes down. How/where are docs to do something ...
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Setup IIS 7 for multiple CMS instances

We have a CMS application that currently is hosted under domain, and each of our clients have a sub domain to point to their version of the software. This is all hosted in IIS as 1 website, and the ...
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Permission to send to a Distribution group

I created a dynamic distribution group named "#All" and I would like to allow only some high users to send to this group. I know I can add separatly each user into the distribution group from the ...
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Error loading dll from an executable on Windows Server 2008

I received an executable which uses .NET to load a dll and perform some database migration tasks. When I tried to run it, I was greeted with the following error: !!! System.IO.FileLoadException: ...
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Public share for Windows and Linux without password with full permission for all

I'm trying to create a share folder on Ubuntu linux and on Windows so that anybody can have full access to read, write, create and delete without any user account & password. This means windows ...
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Weird Issue on 2008R2 while access Shares using linuxe SMB share

I have Linux share in my network.While using windows 2008 r2 user open any file from the share in user profile recent document it show only open document multiple time. When it open form windows share ...
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What is optimal sql server cluster storage solution?

I have been assigned a project where sql server is running on a single server with single raid 1 volume. This setup has worked fine until hardware failure resulted in about a day worth of downtime ...
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How can I add timestamps GC log file names in a Java Service under Windows? [migrated]

I've got a Java Application running against Apache Tomcat, under Windows. There are two ways of running this application - either as a Windows Service, or from a batch file to invoke Tomcat manually. ...
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Invoke-GPUpdate fails even with firewall disabled

PS C:\Users\Administrator> Invoke-GPUpdate -Computer rim-23 Invoke-GPUpdate : Computer "rim-23" is not responding. The target computer is either turned off or Remote Scheduled Tasks Management ...
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Move-ADObject : The operation could not be performed because the object's parent is either uninstantiated or deleted

PS C:\Users\Administrator> Get-ADComputer NAME | Move-ADObject -TargetPath "OU=SERVERS,OU=COUNTY, OU=STATE,OU=REGION,OU=COUNTRY,DC=subdomain,DC=mydomain,DC=com" However, I am getting this: ...
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IS there a concise way to specify all verbs when defining a module mapping in iis

I'm trying to wrap my head around setting up a module mapping for IIS in a script. I've got the command %windir%\system32\inetsrv\appcmd set config /section:handlers ...
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Cannot map drive letter to redirected folder when using Microsoft Remote Desktop

I'm having some difficulty getting the Folder Redirection feature of Microsoft Remote Desktop to work with command line applications. The server machine is running Windows 2008R2. The client machine ...
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Timed windows server event to prepare csv file for third party FTP collection

I hope this is posted in the correct forum. I have a Windows 2008R2 web server that runs MySQL. I need to execute a SQL script against the mysql database to create a CSV file, and save to a defined ...
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Chef Issue bootstrapping windows VM using winrm via https

Chef Server(RHEL 6.5): 11.16.4 Windows endpoint: Windows 2008 The bootstrapping works fine over http (with winrm config allowUnEncrypeted = true and basic auth = true). Now we are trying same thing ...
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Windows hosts and server alias do not work

I have 2 domains that are on 2 servers. (migration) I switched to the new one in hosts file. Records in hosts: 1.2.3.4 domain.com 1.2.3.4 alias.eu //alias is just an alias without redirect I can ...
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can WinPE be distributed? [duplicate]

I have some utilities that run under WinPE, I'd like to bundle them up into an easy to use package for use on a USB drive is this allowed? I've read the EULA many times, it seems like it's okay if ...
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is there a way to get Windows to enter recovery mode and automatically execute an .exe?

We have an application that performs some recovery/imaging type operations is there a way, from an operational Windows computer, to cause a boot into recovery mode followed by the automatic execution ...
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WSUS clients can't find updates

I've installed WSUS on a Windows server 2012 R2 and configured the workstations and clients via Group Policy to install updates automatically from WSUS. The servers are detected by WSUS and report to ...
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Will DirectAccess clients renew workstation certificates off-site?

I setup MS DirectAccess nearly a year ago, which required configuring computer certificate auto-enrollment. The first computer certificate is going to expire in about a month, and now I'm wondering ...
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MYSQL - lacked sufficient buffer

I'm getting this error on my MYSQL Server Version is 5.0.4: An operation on a socket could not be performed because the system lacked sufficient buffer space or because a queue was full When I ...
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Set TMG Report Server via a script

I'm using VBScript to configure TMG on a server load. There appears to be no way to set the Report Server via scripting. I've looked at the FPCRoot object and FPCReports object with no clear way to ...
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DPM 2012 virtual server stuck backing up

I have a DPM 2012 server which has a virtual server stuck 'Backing up' and cannot be started. As the virtual server lives on a host with a number of other virtual servers the only way we have fixed ...
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Connect remotely to an APIPA assigned host

I had the unfortunate (and not correctly planned) event of having one of my remote Hyper-V hosts assigned an APIPA address hence i cannot connect by any means on it. Funny thing is, i can RDP to the ...
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Unable to rename computer with powershell

$script = { Rename-Computer -ComputerName "ADMINIS-ID1PS7V" -NewName "SERVER1" } $computerName = "ADMINIS-ID1PS7V" $username = "Administrator" $pw = "123!@#qaZ" # Create Credentials $securepw = ...
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Moving computer with powershell in MDT

I have MDT 2013 deploying several images. With Powershell I would like to move them to the correct OU as well. Is that possible? I was trying with the following but it does not seem to work: ...
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Can't connet with my own mumble server [migrated]

I got a problem with connection to mumble server. Server is launched on 192.168.0.155, behind router. On router DMZ is enabled. Somebody else is trying to connect on my public IP and connection ...
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Addressing built-in groups and local policies in Windows independently of localized names

Recently I saw an application failing to do certain check/manipulation with built-in groups/local policies on localized version of Windows Server 2012 R2 (French, German). In localized versions of ...
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DNS and PING failure - Windows 2003 DNS and SonicWall NSA240

I am hoping someone can shed some light on this one... I have two Windows 2003 DC's - both running DNS, there are several Windows 2008 R2 and one Windows 2012 Standard server running as member ...
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WinServer 2012 DC with 2 IPs on one NIC - DNS and other Problems

I have a Windows Server 2012 Domain Controller which is also temprarily running an SQL Server. For not having to change the SQL Server IP in all the clients I assigned its former IP to the DC as the ...
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EC2 UserData analog for Windows on ESXI

Are there any analog of the ec2 user data for the Windows on ESXI? I want to solve following task: when new instance starts at the first time on ESXI hypervisor it need to be bootstraped with some ...
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One-way sync, no synchronisation of deleted files

Situation: Multiple Clients uploading zip files (raw data) to a file server, every night (sftp synchronise job) A File Server, that stores that zip files A Processing Server, this server runs a ...
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Can you use powershell to “spin up” new VM instances

Learning powershell and working on creating VMs with Hyper-v. I was wondering is there a way or an ideal way to go about installing/setting up guest operating systems as well with it? So far the only ...
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Running runas cmd in Powershell [migrated]

I am a beginner and am trying to understand how to use the runas command in Windows Powershell. When I type the following command into Powershell: runas /user:\administrator cmd I am asked ...
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How best to recover from Primary Domain Controller failure?

Recently my small, aged private office Windows Server 2008 machine failed. Unfortunately, the machine was my primary domain controller and I don't have any type of secondary domain controller in the ...
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Reverse DNS Lookups

Morning All, I've been handed a domain with c.150k DNS records in it for a total of 100k machines. The DNS records are all in a single forward lookup zone on the same domain and just to be helpful, ...
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Is it possible to migrate Azure VM image from one Subscription to another Subscription?

I recently captured one azure vm image in one storage account, and planning to migrate this image to another storage account under a different subscription. I used PowerShell Script to run this task, ...
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802.1x Authentication Issue

I have two wireless network profiles with the only difference between them being the SSID. I am able to connect to profile1 but I am not able to connect to profile2. Looking at the event logs after ...
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How to attach SSD to Azure VM and check its type?

I created one VM with 100G SSD, but it's only D rive, which is the temporary disk. I want to attach another SSD drive to the VM, but I'm not sure its type. Is is possible to do this? Thank You
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What does DISM Return Code 0x800F081E mean when installing WMF 4.0 on Windows 7 machines? (online)

I'm using the Windows Update Agent to install WMF 4.0 on my Windows 7 workstations. I unpacked the MSU to get the cab files and install them using DISM online mode with the following commands (one for ...
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monitoring local admin remote login

Using SIEM system, how can I monitor the event of someone remote login into a computer using a local adminstrator account ? By using RDP you can remote login using local adminstrator account into a ...
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What webserver does Splunk use on Windows?

Is it a propietary web server? I thought it used Apache, but I've been looking through the installation files and can't find any references. I'm trying to secure the access to the free version of ...
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How to run mysql prompt in windows powershell ISE?

I want to use PowerShell ISE tab to be able to connect mysql client and tun sql statements, however as soon as I connect to client using following command - >mysql.exe ...