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Questions tagged [windows-server-2016]

Windows Server 2016 is the current server operating system from Microsoft.

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Load balancing Microsoft RDS across VPN

Is there a way to load-balance multiple Microsoft Remote Desktop Services (RDS) session host servers across a VPN? What I mean is the following: 2 departments, geographically separate, connected ...
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DFS Namespace is not visible or inaccessible

I'm having problem where user are not able to access the DFS Namespace during the day, It will work fine int the morning but after few hours user cant access the DFS Namespace path. The only I can fix ...
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How many VMs can I install on Windows Server 2016 standard?

With 1 Windows Server 2016 Standard (WS2016s) license (running Hyper-V) installed as host on a physical machine, how many VMs can I install on that machine? Is there a limit? Could I install 10 ...
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UE-V on Windows Server 2016 not working, but on Windows 10 works fine

My UE-V on Server 2016 is conifgured via GPO (just like I did for Win 10). It doesn't do anything - nothing is ever created in the UE-V folders. On Win 10 (same config) it works fine. Does built-...
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any way to integrate authentication with subsystem for linux?

Looking at windows docs and trying to script this: Invoke-WebRequest -Uri https://aka.ms/wsl-debian-gnulinux -OutFile distro.zip -UseBasicParsing Expand-Archive distro.zip debian cd distro .\debian....
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Reach home datas from outside [on hold]

My friend told me that he needs for a project to make his datas reachable from everywhere. He has a small windows server 2016 at his home but has not a static IP (His server is in NAT). He asked me if ...
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Active Directory sssd not Updating DNS

I have been migrating my Vm lab over to AD to centralize the auth management and im having issue with the linux VM's (Debian 8) not updating DNS records. the clients are being joined with realmd and ...
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Server 2016 Scheduled Task fails on specific hardware model with error 0x8007052e

I've got a strange problem relating to basic Windows Scheduled tasks that has baffled me for a few weeks now. These jobs fail to run on some servers, but work on others which are running on different ...
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Hyper-v dynamic memory issue with java spring boot

I have a developer who wrote several applications in Java spring boot and I have a VM configured with dynamic memory. His application stops working intermittently and he's pointing the finger at the ...
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Google Cloud - Virtual machine down (RDP)

I have got a VM on google cloud and I have been using it for a few years. Every now and then, I suddenly won't be able to connect anymore via RDP. It simply says that the IP is unreachable, like when ...
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Windows firewall with advanced security connection rule not working with IPSec

We just setup a DMZ at a new client to host a RODC and SCCM server for internet client connectivity. We created a GPO with the needed WFAS connection rules to secure communication from the internal ...
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Windows is listening on addresses never assigned

I have a Windows 2016 server used for development. Thus I have quite a lot of virtual switches and multiple addresses assigned to physical and logical network interfaces. But now I am encountering the ...
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Correct way of setting up network teaming for maximum throughput in Windows Server

We have a backup server with 4x1GB NICs. All 4 NICs are configures as a single Team (Switch Independent, Dynamic). NIC 1-2 are connected to SW01, NIC 3-4 are connected to SW02 and the switches are ...
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How to license a server with two processors, 16 cores and Windows Server 2016 Standard? [duplicate]

I'm a bit confused by the Windows Server 2016 per core licensing model. I've a server with two processors and 16 cores, which I want to use as a Hyper-V host with 5 guests. Now I can buy Windows ...
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Are other services (like MSSQL) next HyperV on the host system a normal approach?

First of all, I'm not very experienced with HyperV, Microsoft stuff and this could be an opinionated question. Nevertheless I wonder since I've learned about the following situation, if it's really ...
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Windows Static route [closed]

I have a windows server 2016 with 2 network interfaces: NIC1 = 10.0.0.11 Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0 Default GW:10.0.0.1 NIC2 = 10.0.0.51 Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0 Default GW:10.0.0.1 I need to ...
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Changing VMware Network Configuration [closed]

I am in an apartment that PavlovMedia provides DHCP; however, I'm trying to configure my own private network with a pfSense virtual machine as a gateway. Mainly, I just want to use DHCP from my ...
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OpenVPN server can't reach client (Mikrotik) subnet

I have VDS machine with Windows Server 2016. So far I've managed to install, configure and run OpenVpn server. My router Mikrotik is configured as client for OpenVPN. Lan behind Mikrotik is 192.168.1....
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Google Cloud - Monitor running on Microsoft Display Driver instead of NVIDIA K80 GPU

My Google Cloud Instance is running on Microsoft Display Driver,instead of the GPU.I tried to install Hyper-V,but Google Cloud Processors don't support it.Please help,i need to run Unity,but can't ...
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IPAM could not collect login event from Windows Server 2016 NPS

We have one IPAM server ( installed on Windows server 2016 ) in my Network. We have 4 NPS servers. two of them are Windows server 2012R2 and other two are Windows Server 2016. IPAM server could ...
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Windows Server 2016 how to unlock DLL

I've a Windows Server 2016 installation with Exchange 2016. I need to unblock a downloaded DLL as asked into this guide. In Windows Server 2012, you need to right-click and then click to UNBLOCK. In ...
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Can't RDP to windows 2016 server after reboot, while another computer can

We had launched a windows server 2016 in a VM hosted environment, applied both CIS Benchmark for windows server 2016 level 1 and CIS benchmark for IIS 10 level 1. At this point all of the three ...
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Cross-Realm-Trust between Active Directory and MIT Kerberos

I am currently in the process of extending my development environment, which used to only run Linux servers so far, by adding machines running Windows Server 2016. The authentication process is ...
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Launch a batch script with path modification in EC2

I am quite new to AWS but I think I understood how to deploy an EC2 instance, what I am trying to do is install apache tomcat and all that is needed for this on a windows server 2016 using the user ...
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Migrate a Win 2008 R2 Domain - Win 2016 to a new server

I've a server with win 2008 R2 64 Bit and 5 clients win10 pro I bought a new server and i want to install Windows 2016 What are the best steps to migrate the existing domain without having to modify ...
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Multiple internet routing SSL to same windows server

I need to allow both Exchange (2016) traffic and (Apache) SSL web traffic to the same server (Windows 2016). Both require a port forward on 443. I have two incoming internet connections, both ADSL. ...
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How to create a scheduled task to run on system startup(without user logging in) in Windows server 2016 azure vm

I have a windows server 2016 server in Azure which is mainly used for running a few scripts. I want to create a schedule where a script should run at the system startup(around 3-5 mins delay is also ...
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Windows services (Services.msc) not accepting logon user account password but using some default password

I've installed a Record Manager software over my Windows Server and after installation I am able to see a service generated by the installer in Service Control Manager Services.msc which at first ...
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How can I enable, scan, and disable windows defender from inside a scheduled task?

If windows defender is disabled can you later (through a script) enable, run a scan and then disable it via a powershell script that is invoked as part of the scheduler? If this is possible then ...
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Trouble with Subordinate CA - Unable to submit CSR

I have a Subordinate CA running on Windows 2016 Server - its been issuing certs until recently where I am now only ever getting the error when trying to submit a CSR: The request contains no ...
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Can Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) and Remote Desktop Services (RDS) be used side-by-side?

I have a dedicated Windows Server 2016 server hosted by a company. Right now, we use Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) to allow up to two simultaneous users the ability to log onto the server remotely. ...
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Active Directory - Nearly all DNS zones and entries are not created

This problem seems exactly the same as question 73875 albeit for a different version of windows and I've tried the accepted answer to no avail, it seems that in my case the problem is not transient ...
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What significance does the subnet mask have for a public IP address? [closed]

Our hoster has assigned us multiple public IP addresses. They are individual non-contiguous addresses e.g. 1.1.1.50 and 1.1.1.222. According to them the correct subnet mask to use is 255.255.255.0. I ...
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Internet Explorer (W2k16) takes 2 minutes to load website

Today, one of our suppliers installed a Windows 2016 server for us, and provided us with the required privileges to access the server. On this freshly installed (updates & patches installed) ...
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What would be the benefit of configuring SOFS with S2D on Server 2016?

Let's say I have 4 servers in a "storage cluster", each of them has access to a JBOD of 24 hard drives. Then I have another 16 servers in a "VM cluster", running Hyper-V, each of them only has a boot ...
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EventID 1 - An application or system component changed the time

Our VM's are coming up with the following errors in the Event Log - EventID 1 Change Reason: An application or system component changed the time. All the DC's look to be time synced correctly, but ...
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Issue with slipstreaming updates on Windows Server 2016

So I've been trying to slipstream updates on my Windows Server 2016 Datacenter edition (1607), as I often deploy test servers and wanted to have an ISO with the updates baked-in to accelerate the ...
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How to remove stale routes during Windows Cluster RESTART?

BACKGROUND I have a Windows Cluster (2016) with four nodes (3 NICs each). When I try to restart any of the cluster host server, the whole cluster going down and other nodes are randomly failing. ...
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Small Office Server Provisioning Recommendations (Hyper-V or Metal) [closed]

I'll be setting up a new network for my small software dev team, and I have a question about how to best set up the servers. The requirements are: Active Directory (and DNS) for local network File ...
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Windows Hyper-V ran out of memory

I have a Windows 2016 Hyper-V machine that holds a Linux VM. The link VM is running at 12GB RAM and I want to increase that. When I try to increase it is says it ran out of memory. There is 12 GB ...
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Disable auto-lock in Windows 10 (domain account)

I have just installed Windows 10 1803 and joined the computer to my domain. A short while after the display goes into power save mode, the computer also locks so that I have to type the user's ...
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Windows Containers: Can Administrator user inside a container access files outside that container?

Question about Windows Containers with Docker security model. Let's suppose that we have a Host operating system, Windows Server 2016 with Containers feature enabled, which we install Docker on. Let'...
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PHP 7.2 session path does not change on Windows Server 2016

I tried to changed the session path for PHP 7.2 on a Windows Server 2016 but the phpinfo shows only the default path to the windows temp folder. PHP 7.2 was installed by the webplatform installer. ...
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SBS to 2016 Standard upgrade path

I current have an old sbs that have this roles: DC AD WSUS DNS DHCP as it was installed and maintained very badly from old colleagues I would like to create the new server without importing the ...
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Group Policy Management Option Not Available

I'm working on setting up WSUS and I'm following this guide here I got to the point of Creating Group Policies and Linking on Client Computers OU to Point them on WSUS Server but for some reason ...
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create GPO on computers OU

I want to apply a GPO only on the computers OU (and not the domain controllers) How can I achieve it on windows 2016 ? Looks like I need to pick in the security filter each computer by name. I want ...
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Stop server core 2016 prompting to install Silverlight?

I have a server 2016 core set up as one domain controller, there's a second DC which is a full server 2016 with GUI. Almost every time I log on to the 2016 core machine, it prompts about available ...
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EC2 - Windows Server - Not openning 41890 port

I have a client' EC2 Instance with Windows Server 2016 Datacenter OS, IIS 10.0 running an ASP Classic Web Site and an Elastic IP associated. Everything ok until there. The set up of the web server ...
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RDS Server 2016 Disable Easy Print on Epson TM (POS receipt printer)

Currently have RDS setup on Win Server 2016 it is using the "Easy Print Driver" for all locally connected (redirected) Epson TM t20-ii printers (about 10 POS receipt paper stations). I have installed ...
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Windows Server 2016 Essentials & RDP/RDS

I have a client that needs to be upgraded to Server 2016 she only has a small office with 5 Users, for this i thought 2016 Server essentials. I want to do my homework before completing this upgrade. ...