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Enterprise Administrator at one of the largest Microsoft Active Directory installations in the world. In addition to most things Microsoft and Windows, I also maintain IIS/SQL Servers and write code for managing the infrastructure of the organization.


Jan
20
answered Server 2012 R2 Active Directory Domain SRV dns records suddenly disappeared
Jan
18
revised Block Administrators authentication attemps from workstations
Attempt
Jan
14
answered Implimenting a new password policy without locking out users
Jan
14
answered Is the whenChanged Active Directory attribute editable?
Jan
8
comment Trying Non-Authoritative restore but CN=DFSR-LocalSettings is missing
No - migrating to DFS-R is a separate step, after raising the Domain functional level to 2008.
Jan
8
answered Trying Non-Authoritative restore but CN=DFSR-LocalSettings is missing
Dec
25
comment Authentication issues because of Domain Controller Offline
@Vinay: you need to leave out the angle brackets
Dec
25
comment Authentication issues because of Domain Controller Offline
Are the systems that are unable to authenticate using the India DC's as their DNS servers? What is the output of the following command when run from a system that is unable to authenticate and the India DC's: nltest /dsgetdc:<domain name>
Dec
17
awarded  Enlightened
Dec
17
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
10
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Dec
10
comment How do I keep the ssl key for our website confidential?
It really isn't that much harder. isecpartners.com/tools/application-security/jailbreak.aspx
Dec
8
answered Broken activation of Windows Server 2012
Dec
6
comment Intermittently high ping times to router via Wi-Fi
What is the wifi utilization at the router when the latency is high?
Dec
5
comment Can I delete DLL from windows/temp folder
Is your application configured with compilation debug="true"? That is usually a sign of debug, EVERY page access results in a new compile of the page.
Dec
2
comment Active Directory Permissions: Delete vs Move
Move implies delete.
Dec
1
answered When does an ACCOUNTDISABLE value in userAccountControl *not* correspond to a disabled mailbox?
Nov
28
awarded  Constituent
Nov
27
comment DCpromo creating child domain
What is the output of the following command on the second server you want to promote as a domain controller in a new child domain: wmic os get ProductType
Nov
26
comment Main DC is no longer NTP or hold FSMOs
I was more interested in the details. There is definitely some caveats with the process.