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Samba server showing user still logged on despite shutdown/restart of the Windows 10 client

I have since years an issue with Samba 4.3.11 and Windows 10 in a Domain with Samba Active Directory: The Users on Windows 10 will be shown as further logged on on the samba server (smbstatus -b) even ...
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How to find admin which logged off my RDP session

I recently discovered that since some days, someone often logs off my RDP session to our jump admin server when I have disconnected my session (which then terminates any long-running task I may have ...
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How to activate "Log Off" option in Windows Server 2016?

Recently We are using Windows Server 2016, but there is no option "Log off' like in older version of OS, Only there are "Disconnect", "Shutdown" and "Restart" option. I would like to activate Logoff ...
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What is the minimum action required in order to have access to a newly authorized server folder

I hope I'm at the right place (right stack exchange website). If not please tell me the right one. I got new rights on a folder on a Windows server by being added to Active Directory Group for which ...
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Disable auto-log-off feature on Windows Server 2012R2

I have 2 PCs, 1 is Windows Server 2012 R2, 1 is Windows 7 Pro. Both control by company's group policy, I access them by Remote Desktop. On Windows 7, I can start downloading some files (10GB) from ...
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Windows server 2012 R2: prevent auto log off

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 install on a remote PC (PC located in a special room) so I works on it by using remote desktop connection Basically, I need to download some big files (~10GB/file) but ...
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Is there a Difference between "logoff" and "shutdown -l" -command in Windows?

Is there a Difference between logoff and shutdown -l -command in Windows? They both logoff the current session. (Background: i had a Problem where the software in the costumers remotesession (w2k12) ...
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Windows RDS - speed up log-off

It takes 20-30 seconds for the logoff procedure to complete on our 2012R2 RDS server. This causes issues for our RemoteApp users. I'm curious if anyone out there has thoughts on how to speed up ...
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Local logon script - check group membership and action

I need some help for a side project I'm working on. I hardly deal with any scripting so I thought you guys could help me out. The script should follow this algorithm: check if user is a member of -AD ...
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Linux: immediate logoff upon login

I have a CentOS 6 installation (on a USB disk) that I use for repairs etc. I recently moved the installation to a new disk, and now something strange is happening. Immediately after I logon I am ...
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Deploying Updates via SCCM only when users are logged off

In SCCM for package deployments, there's an option to make the assignment mandatory and the schedule to be at logoff, and also options for only deploying packages when no user is logged on. I'd like ...
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Novell Client logout with windows logoff

I have a windows 2008 R2 server that's running the Novell Client 2 SP2. I noticed that when I remote in to the system and then logoff of my remote session the Novell client also logs out. Is there a ...
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Windows logoff script to modify registry under HKCU

I'm trying to modify registry entries within HKCU at logoff. The corresponding script works okay when invoked manually. I was afraid there might be issues with a loopback policy kicking in, but ...
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What log messages do I need to look for that indicate the start of a log-off in Windows Event Viewer?

Is there an Info message in Windows Event viewer that indicates the start of a log off? I'm trying to spot errors and warnings as a user logs off.
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Remove Log off button

I am using a server with Windows Server 2008. I don't want anyone to log off, because it would stop very important programs. But I can't change the Log Off button to anything (the drop down menu is ...
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Delegate log off privilege?

Is it possible to delegate the right to log other users off? I'd like to give users the ability to log another user off of a computer, but I'm not willing to make everyone administrators to do so. We ...
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Novell OES 2 User Login / Logout logging/tracking

Currently we're running OES 2.0.1 / SLES 10.2 and I'm trying to figure out how to track when users log in and out of the system. I've been googling around for a couple hours and all I can find is that ...
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Script or way to Log out all users (WinServer 2008)

How would i go about logging off or shutting down all of the computers (Windows XP) just in my ICT suite using a script or other method? Thanks
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How log off a session when logoff doesn´t work

I have a session that is blocked by app, but i can´t log off using logoff command or taskgr. Do you know how force to log off? Thx in advance,
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how to disable user logoff from remote desktop

I need to disable log off function for terminal services users. Disconnect option only will be acceptable. Is any script to make it works?
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How to get Unique Log on & Log off event in windows

I want to get unique logon & log off event from my pc. In the event viewer i can see more then one entry for login & log out event. I check most of the event details but could not found unique ...
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Can Windows logoff events be tracked?

I'm working on an application to track network user logon/logoff events in an Active Directory domain; the application will work by auditing security logs on domain controllers. Auditing logon events ...
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Logging off does not kill process in Windows Server 2003

I have a Windows Server 2003(Enterprise, SP2). My understanding was that any process created by a user will be terminated when the user loggs off the account. But its not happening. I login via ...
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Read/Select:Connection reset by peer (10054) during remote logoff in RealVNC

I am using RealVNC 4.5 Enterprise on my Windows 7 client. I use this to connect to a remote system which is also running RealVNC 4.5 (on Windows 7 again). And then i logoff the remote system (server)...
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