We have a user on our 2003 AD network that needs to be able to access their PC remotely using remote desktop. They are not a local administrator. How can I make this work? Is this a safe practice?
Answer Question | November 26, 2010 2:25 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, Local Administrator Rights, Remote access, Remote Access Privileges, Remote access security, Security in 2010
I need to extract all users passwords for our next project. How can I extract them from either their workstations or from Active Directory? We are on AD 2003. We have two domain controllers.
Answer Question | September 8, 2010 8:00 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, Active Directory security, Security in 2010
How can I tell who deleted all the files in one of my shares on a windows 2003 member server? We are running Active Directory 2003 as well and do not have auditing enabled.
Answer Question | September 4, 2010 2:59 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, File Shares, Member Servers, Windows 2003 Member Server, Windows Server 2003
I need to use Perl script to create a script that will add some information to an active directory users profile. The client is on Windows 7 and the AD server is 2003. Where can I find script examples? Can someone help?
Answer Question | July 26, 2010 2:07 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, Active Directory User Profiles, Perl, Scripting, Scripting languages, Windows 7, Windows 7 in 2010
We are on a Windows 2003 Active Directory Network and all of our clients using internal DNS are resolving one server that has been replaced to the old address. How can I purge the old data on all the machines? Can this be done directly from the server?
Answer Question | July 23, 2010 5:31 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, windows 2003, Windows Network Administration
How do you handle assigning home drives in a Windows 2003 AD network? I currently do it manually. Can I have it done automatically based on OU? I see a place for the home directory in the user’s properties: can this be used to create the directory as well?
Answer Question | July 22, 2010 2:11 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, Home Directory, Windows Server 2003
Hello! I run an Active Directory 2003 domain controller that all of our employees use. We have one employee based on the West Coast whereas everyone else (and the domain controller) are on the East Coast. Whenever this employee tries to change the Time Zone to PST, it does nothing. They go to Date & [...]
Answer Question | June 24, 2010 3:58 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, Group Policy, Windows XP Pro
i have a windows 2003 Active directory..when i ping using the computer name of the server…it resolves different address such us 216.187…but when i ping using the server ip address it resolves the correct address 184.108.40.206 computer name: Serverpdc my domain: server.com my IP Address: 220.127.116.11 Active Directory & DHCP running… lient: Windows XP Pro [...]
Answer Question | April 27, 2010 1:09 AM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, Change IP address, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Pro
Hello Guys, I need some suggestions on the best route to migrate a 2003 AD domain to 2008 with pros and con’s. We have old hardware which is sometime not very stable. I mean these servers still have a floppy disk slot! And on top of that their C drives were not configured with much space [...]
Answer Question | November 9, 2012 10:07 PM
Active Directory 2003, Active Directory 2008, Active Directory Domain
I need a Script to publish (post) a user’s active directory address & phone number on a website.
Answer Question | September 29, 2009 5:19 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, IIS 6.0, Windows Server 2003
Hello, We are currently restructuring our company’s DNS which is all server 2003. Each of our sites are being added into dns so they will have their own zones. What I noticed is that as soon as I put, say, miami.company.local as the primary domain suffix on a client, that machine is no longer allowed [...]
Answer Question | February 12, 2009 10:12 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, DNS, DNS Suffix, Windows, Windows Server 2003
When we originally went to our 2000/2003 AD domain we had 1 DC that had all the FSMO roles. I have since then transferred all the roles to another server. I want to down the original server long enough to convert it to a virtual server but when I down it all of our user’s [...]
Answer Question | April 3, 2009 8:46 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2000, Active Directory 2003, Domain Controller, Virtual Server, Windows Server 2003
I have a MS Outlook Exchange e-mail address and want to receive e-mails from a secondary external e-mail address to my MS Outlook inbox? How do I set that up in Active Directory 2003?
Answer Question | January 22, 2009 4:35 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, Outlook, Outlook 2003, Outlook Administration
Hi, After trying a restructuring of my entire network, I had to demote my Windows XP computers from and NT Domain to and Active Directory 2003 domain, I lost my PST files in Outlook 2000. Actually, I demoted the XP computers to a workgroup the promoted them to an Active directory domain. Now when I [...]
Answer Question | June 10, 2013 7:21 PM
.PST files, Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, AD, Outlook, Outlook 2000