We have a requirement within our corporate structure, to consolidate all email domains. This internet domain is owned by our sister company, let’s call it internet_domain.com We would like all users across ADdomainA and ADdomainB to use Exchange_Server1, which is a member of ADdomainA. The AD domains are separate forests. Is there a way to [...]
Answer Question | August 21, 2009 2:50 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory Forest, Domain Forest, Exchange 2000
I have three domain controllers and on one server I am receiving Event error 13508 messages which tells me the server is not replicationg. I tried a manual replication through Sites and Services and received a RPC server is unavailable. The server which is not working correctly is in a different physical location so the [...]
Answer Question | August 9, 2009 5:13 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory errors, Active Directory File Replication, Error: RPC server not available, RPC
Hi, Our Network is a single AD domain distributed across two sites (Site 1, Site 2). Each site got One exchange server 2003 with latest patches and SP’s on Windows2003R2 Servers. If a new user account is created on Site 1 which got Exch01, every thing works fine. If create user account on Site2 which [...]
Answer Question | July 7, 2009 10:54 AM
Active Directory, Exchange 2003, Windows Server 2003
I have done some research on sites within AD and it seems to be the way to go. My only concern is deploying a site configuration into an existing network. There would be two subnets which would be affected which are in two different geographical locations. Can anyone share an experience deploying subnets into an [...]
Answer Question | July 2, 2009 1:55 PM
Active Directory, Deploying Sites in AD
Hi, I’m trying to help sort out some teething issues with a Win2008 Std Svr incorporated into an existing Win2k3 SBS Domain. The 2008 Svr was preped to join the existing SBS Domain as a seconday member server. But they have recently being having access issues & the Sys Log is displaying Event ID 1006 [...]
Answer Question | July 22, 2009 11:07 AM
Active Directory, Domain management, Event ID 1006, Group Policy, SBS 2003, Windows Server 2008
I am currently investigating sites within AD. The configuration which I am looking at doing is having two DC within the main site (top of the tree) and one DC in the new site created. If for some reason with the new site the DC server goes down will the clients still be able to [...]
Answer Question | June 30, 2009 5:59 PM
Active Directory, Backup Domain Controller (BDC), Domain Controller, Multiple Domain Controllers
How do I set up ADS to let uses login to a single account on a CAD workstation where all the licenses and project profiles are setup ? ADS logins want to create separate user accounts on the workstation, and that requires a license setup for each user, which is impossible to manage.
Answer Question | June 18, 2009 9:35 AM
Active Directory, Authentication, CAD workstation, Login, User account management
Using Windows Server 2003 and Exchange 2003, I would like to know if it is possible to set up a Distribution List (containing internal users) to be able to send and receive external emails ?
Answer Question | June 19, 2009 1:01 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory Distribution Lists, Distribution Lists, Exchange 2003, Windows Server 2003
Hi, Please tell me the step that how to move a user from a child domain to the parent domain. Since if we move a user from child domain to parent domain The SID will change The UPN Prefix will be changed and Etc.. In this case how can we migrate. Note: i know that [...]
Answer Question | June 9, 2009 6:01 AM
Active Directory, Active Directory migration, Child Domain, Exchange Server, Parent Domain, SID
Can a Domain Admin grant himself permissions to a SQL database? Or, put another way, can a Domain Admin make himself equivalent to the SA account?
Answer Question | June 9, 2009 5:58 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory Administration, Active Directory Permissions, SQL Permissions
How under active directory individual properties or else where to be able to Globally remove the default, under Remote Control for Require user’s permission.
Answer Question | June 8, 2009 4:52 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory Permissions, Active Directory Remote Control, Remote Control
In our Exchange environment users whose AD account is expired , they are able to log in to OWA . If i not wrong they should get “HTTP : 403 forbidden access ” error . Please suggest ….
Answer Question | June 4, 2009 1:22 PM
Active Directory, Outlook, Outlook Web Access, OWA, OWA 2003
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Answer Question | June 4, 2009 11:52 AM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2008, Active Directory Domain Services, Free Chapters, John Policelli, Sams Publishing, Windows Server 2008
Hello, Does it possible to host and deploy Exchange server 2007 on the server host domain controller, active directory and DNS ? I would like to open up the Exchange server to the Internet so it can host the public E-Mail ! My question is: How many servers do I need to deploy Exchange 2007 [...]
Answer Question | June 5, 2009 7:26 AM
Active Directory, Active Directory Domain Services, Domain Controller, Exchange 2007 administration, Exchange 2007 configuration, Exchange Server 2007, Windows Server 2008
in the new server 2008 is there something specific that needs to be running or activated to let scripts run? my scripts from server 2003 fail on server 2008. i am writing them in VB.
Answer Question | May 29, 2009 6:44 PM
Active Directory, VB, Visual Basic, Windows Server 2008
where do you run setup /prepareschema from AD or the exchanger server?
Answer Question | May 30, 2009 5:54 PM
Active Directory, Exchange Server, PrepareSchema
We are using windows server 2003 and computers that are only a year or two old are showing up in AD as windows pre-2000 computers. Is there any way to correct the issue? These computers are running XP pro, vista and the beta windows 7rc operating systems.
Answer Question | July 8, 2009 2:16 PM
Active Directory, Vista, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 7 Beta, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, Windows XP Professional
documents mapped to user profiles in AD disappeared and i dont know how it happened how do i retrieve them. There is folder redirection on the My documenys folder to a specific location on the server.
Answer Question | May 28, 2009 3:23 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory User Profiles
Dear Sir, I’ve domain controller and all office data is also in it so all officers are using this system also as a data/file server. One officer is doing wrong this such as he is continuously hiding folders so now i want to search it who is doing this in domain. waiting for quick and [...]
Answer Question | May 25, 2009 7:31 AM
we havea system with windows 2000 server and active directory. Sometimes it hangs or starts some malfunctioning. Suggest some soltuion listing possible causes.
Answer Question | May 29, 2009 5:09 AM
Active Directory, System administration, Windows 2000 Server