Windows is the brand name for a series of operating systems from Microsoft. Instead of tagging a post "Windows", try to use a more specific tag, like windows-7, windows-xp or windows-server-2008-r2 .

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

-2
votes
0answers
6 views

Put a file using NcFTP (or other ftp client) and retrieve another file after a wait of n seconds [on hold]

How can I write a batch that execute the following steps using NcFTP programs like NcFTPPut, NcFTPGet, ... 1) Log on server my_ftp_server.com using as credential user01 and password passwd01 2) Put ...
-1
votes
0answers
19 views

Deleting files takes orders of magnitude longer when using a UNC path as opposed to a mapped drive

This is a strange one. I have a folder structure which looks like this: Folder A File Folder B File x2 Folder C File x4 Folder D File Folder E ...
2
votes
1answer
922 views

Windows Forward Events Missing User Data and Description

I have Subscription Events set to forward windows server 2008's Terminal Services/LocalSessionManager/Operational logs to another window's server 2008's Forward Events section. The Subscription Event ...
-2
votes
0answers
6 views

Keyboard not working on Oracle Virtual Box [on hold]

My Base OS is Windows 8.1 , I have installed Oracle Virtual Box and Create one VM and mounted RHEL7 ISO file. Once I start the VM, keyboard is not working on the host? What might be the cause??
-1
votes
0answers
8 views

LTE Dedicated link installation and Server

I want to try out a TD LTE dedicated link to a customer site using RADWIN systems for 4 mbps. can i get a list of devices i can use to achieve that, and an operational diagram? I have used Cisco ...
1
vote
4answers
9k views

How do I SSH tunnel using PuTTY or SecureCRT through gateway/proxy to development server?

We have some unix boxes setup in a way that to get to the development box via ssh, you have to ssh into a 'user@jumpoff' box first. There is no direct connection allowed on 'dev' via ssh from anywhere ...
0
votes
1answer
10k views

File upload permissions issue on Windows Server 2008 R2 IIS 7.5 PHP 5.3 with Drupal v.7.26

I have website on Drupal version: 7.26 OS on server is Windows Server 2008 R2 Web server $_SERVER["SERVER_SOFTWARE"]: Microsoft-IIS/7.5 Server API: CGI/FastCGI Core PHP Version: 5.3.28 file_uploads: ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

How to create local subdomain using avahi

I have Debian based server that starts a web page in local network. Avahi is set up with hostname "name.local" and it can be opened from Linux and Windows. I want to add subdomain to it to have "...
8
votes
2answers
3k views

How do you disable the “last accessed” attribute on NTFS/Windows?

Inspired by this answer, I realize I have no idea how to disable the last accessed attribute in Windows to increase performance. If you can, how? I know in Linux you can mount the partition with the '...
7
votes
1answer
4k views

Windows Server 2012 R2 DataCenter The request to list features available on the specified server failed

I am trying to add the Wireless LAN Service to my server but I first had to restart it because it installed some updates a while ago. After the restart it came up with the following error: The ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Timer_EntityBody, Timer_ConnectionIdle and Connection Closed Unexpectly

We have a windows application, it connects to a web service (XML web service hosted on a Windows 2008 Server IIS 7.5, no antivirus) and fetches some data to the client. But sometimes (around 5%-10% of ...
2
votes
3answers
3k views

Event ID 9331 MSExchangeSA & Event ID 9335 MSExchangeSA

I get this two Exchange 2010 Global Address book related event IDs: Event ID 9331 MSExchangeSA OABGen encountered error 80004005 (internal ID 50101f1) accessing the public folder database while ...
1
vote
1answer
31 views

Time sync on non-domain joined servers

I have a server which is in a workgroup in a separate network from the rest of the domain. As a result, it cannot use the domain controllers as a time source. The server is a Windows Server 2012 R2 ...
-2
votes
1answer
26 views

Backups (BackupAssist) are running more than the expected Time

What are the things need to checked if the backup jobs(BackupAssist) are running more than the expected Time.
1
vote
1answer
23 views

Powershell find orphaned processes

I am looking for a way to find processes that do not have a parent process running (orphaned processes). Im attempting to do this using win32_process. I have the query that returns the attributes ...
8
votes
6answers
7k views

Windows Server 2012 R2 performance for Mac OS X Clients (File Services)

I am inheriting a Windows 2012 R2 Server that is experiencing abysmal SMB/CIFS performance for Mac OS X Clients in particular. The server is doing file services and is an Active Directory Domain ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

MS Exchange Server - Out of the Office for Outside the organization not working

We are currently having a problem with our Out of the Office for outside the organization although it works perfectly on within the organization. So if email is from the same domain it works fine but ...
4
votes
3answers
28k views

Grant MODIFY on “All Subfolders and Files” with icacls, but only give Read to top level folder

One of our Windows servers that has some user folders on it has some pretty screwed up permissions. What I want it for SYSTEM and Domain Admins to have full control of all folders. I want the users to ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

How to update machineConfig64 .Net Framework-configuration provider

I'm trying to synchronize an IIS Site from an old Windows Server 2008 R2 with IIS7.5 to a new Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS8.5. I'm doing that with the WDeploySnapin3.0 PowerShell Snapin now I got ...
10
votes
3answers
217 views

How to remotely detect windows has completed patch configuration after reboot

We're planning to automate the creation of VMs for our build infrastructure so that we can: Scale the build resources based on demand, e.g. by adding more build agents when required and removing ...
0
votes
2answers
105 views

vbs to detect usb drive and run some commands [closed]

I have two scripts. Both are within the same folder on the hard disk. The "vbs" call "bat" to detect usb to run some commands. I want to incorporate the function of selecting the usb to vbs. Thanks ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Intel NIC Teaming 'Failed To Create Team' - Why?

I have a set of machines running windows 7 embedded, each with 2x Intel Gigabit CT Network adapters (and 2x motherboard networking adapters) After installing Intel PROSet, whenenver I attempt to team ...
4
votes
1answer
3k views

How to check WSUS server updates downloaded size?

How can I check the updates size which were downloaded in WSUS? For example I need to check the updates size downloaded of April 9, 2013 for new 26 updates. And how can I locale the new updates on ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

Network-Wide Process Communication/Coordination

I am looking for a way to connect processes on multiple systems in potentially multiple locations. An event bus or message queue seems the ideal way to do this, but I have not been able to find an ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Can't connect to computer via SBS2011 RWA

I've got an SBS 2011 Essentials server. Users a able to log on to Remote Web Access using their username and password. However, the trouble starts when a users attempts to log on remotely to his/her ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Automatically append UPN suffix to user login

I'm currently trying to recreate something I fixed a few years ago, and foolishly neglected to document. I have some usernames that are longer than 20 characters. I like users to be able to type just ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

openssl verify error 7 at 1 depth lookup:certificate signature failure

I have installed OpenVPN server on CentOS. I have two clients - first under CentOS (all works), and trying connect Windows client now. I generated client's certificates with build-key utility. If I ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

WMI Issue - The paging file is too small for this operation to complete

I have an issue with a Windows Server 2008 Standard SP1 whereby I have lost the ability to monitor it remotely. After investigation, it appears to be because there is an issue with WMI. In the WMI ...
-1
votes
0answers
14 views

fio results of performance measurements (esxi+RAID10) better under Windows than Linux

Summing up On same hardware: fio, Debian 8 on bare metal: read : bw=11973KB/s, iops=1485, clat 99.00th=[ 758] fio, Windows 2008 R2 in ESXi 5.5u2 VM: read : bw=43277KB/s, iops=5398, clat 99.00th=[ ...
-2
votes
1answer
26 views

WIndows is not following TcpAckFrequency settings

This is a wierd one. I have set the tcpackfrequency to 2 and windows does not seem to honor it no matter what I do. I would need your help with this. My current template is Internet and congestion ...
12
votes
2answers
12k views

Windows: redirect stdout and stderror to nothing

I have a command I am running produces a ton of output, I want to silence the output without writing to a file. I have used the following to send all output to a file, but again I don't want any file ...
4
votes
1answer
8k views

Can I safely uninstall “Citrix Tools for Virtual Machines”?

Having several virtual servers with Windows 2008 R2 at our web hoster (Germany's "1&1", they seem to use Citrix Xen), I have every now and then some servers that hang (RDP login screen hangs ...
7
votes
3answers
5k views

nginx stop/reload on windows failed for Access is denied

I am running nginx on Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64) as a windows service. I am using Windows Service Wrapper for that. (Actually, I have followed this tutorial: http://mercurial.selenic.com/wiki/...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Postgres pgpass windows - not working

DB: Postgres 9.0 Client: Windows 7 Server Windows 2008, 64bit I'm trying to connect remotely to a postgres instance for purposes of performing a pg_dump to my local machine. Everything works from my ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

mount windows share read only

I would like to mount a windows share which is read only for my backup user but I'm always getting the error message no permission. mount -t cifs //192.168.0.10/office /mnt/shares/office -o ro,...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Remote Desktop authentication fails to find Azure AD user

I have set up a new Windows 10 VM (Hyper-V) on my local Windows Server 2012 R2 machine. I do not run a domain locally, but I joined the Azure AD using my Office 365 details. The VM is activated and ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Hyper-V connecting to a remote machine shows "The operation on computer 'x' failed

I'm running Hyper-V manager using this command: runas /user:DOMAIN\username "mmc \"C:\Program Files\Hyper-V\virtmgmt.msc\"" It is using a runas because the user I am logged into my machine as doesn'...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Is there an onlyif equivalent condition that can apply to a Puppet class or to a “file” command in a manifest?

I am using CentOS 7 with Puppet Enterprise 4.4.x for my Puppet Master. I am using Windows Server 2012 with Puppet Enterprise 4.x for my Puppet Agents. My goal is to have a class in a Puppet Manifest ...
1
vote
0answers
10 views

Configure HTTP SPN for a domain user account on Windows Server 2012R2

I have a Windows 2012R2 Server and I would like to use Kerberos authentication with my IIS web applications. How do I set the SPN and map the users for HTTP and HTTPS services for a given use account ...
4
votes
3answers
2k views

Windows 10 Keeps asking for authentication for public samba share

I know there are a couple of questions about this, those are different situations though and the provided answers do not relate to my problem. I have a WD My Cloud EX2 NAS with a configured public ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

AD plugin or utility that generates unique uidnumber / gidnumber on creation

I'm looking for either: A plugin that will auto-generate a unique uidNumber attribute value for new users and a unique gidNumber attribute value for new groups upon creation. A configurable user/...
2
votes
1answer
28 views

Trouble using powershell output as a variable in batch file

I can manually run this command from a Windows Command Prompt: powershell (new-timespan -start 01/01/2000 -end (get-date)).days % 14 And it returns a number from 0 to 13. I want to use this result ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Setting up local administrator accounts that still require a domain administrator for certain tasks

Having started in a new place recently, I've been tasked with setting up 2 new workstations, however I'm having a hard time figuring out exactly how the workstations here were configured in the past, ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How to Create Certificate for ip printers in Local CA [closed]

we have Local Microsoft Certificate Authority Installed . i need to create a certificate for ip printer which i can import in the printer browser page . please provide me steps .
6
votes
1answer
254 views

Group policy issues

We are having an issue on one of our clients relatively new sbs installs. The domain consists of a single SBS 2011 server with 4 Windows 7 clients and 3 XP clients. Most of the time everything is ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

smb prompting me for root password?

I issued the command: sudo smbclient -L //serverXYZ to list the shares on a remote Windows server on the network and Ubuntu system asked me first for my password (I am a sudoer), then it asked ...
-2
votes
0answers
13 views

how to select the particullar value from the dropdown list if its in span using selenium [on hold]

How can i select the value from the dropdown list if its under span using selenium? i have a list like below(are dynamic list) from that i need to select using name but i could not select by name ...
10
votes
3answers
3k views

At what point does a domain suit a network better than a workgroup?

At what point does a domain suit a network better than a workgroup? Is there a threshold below which a domain is simply too much work for benefits gained? Is there a point after which a workgroup is ...
1
vote
1answer
26 views

How to keep outlook from creating multiple ost files in exchange cache mode

I am implementing Office 365 on my domain. I have group policy setup to allow for exchanged cache mode and the .ost files are stored on a remote server. The issue i am having is that each terminal ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

Windows Error Reporting and IIS7 on Windows Server 2008

In a windows webservere I'm trying to get a memory dump of a failing IIS 7 worker process (w3wp.exe) with no avail. In the Event Viewer I get the following. Faulting application name: w3wp.exe, ...