• Setting Power Options through AD

    Rather than going to each individual workstation to amend this (approx 900+), I am trying to rollout a policy which amends the local power options settings, however going through the Group Policy setting and also through several books I cannot see how this can be done, does anyone have a clue on...

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  • GPO’s will not take effect on one computer

    I have all win xp pro sp1 clients and a win 2003 pdc. I use gpo very heavily in a library environment to restrict what the students can do. I have one computer that will not apply any of the gpo's. I have checked it for viruses, verified dns is working correctly using nslookup for the machine in...

    Jeremy5370 pointsBadges:
  • Windows 2000 server domains BDC and PDC

    Hi, this is my first post, so i hope im asking this question properly... We have a W2k server Primary Domain Controller(PDC) on site and a W2k server Backup Domain Controller(BDC) off site . The majority of our client machines are using the BDC off site to authenticate. I have checked the "Active...

    Jb310210 pointsBadges:
  • Exchange 2000 crashes after demoting last Active Directory 2000 domain controller

    I recently installed 2 new domain controllers running on Windows Server 2003 to replace 2 old DCs running W2K. After running ADPrep /forestprep on the schema master and ADprep /domainprep on the Infra master, I installed AD on the 2 W2K3 servers. I then transferred all FSMO roles to the 2 new DCs,...

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  • Bandwidth managment … in windows 2000 0r 2003 server

    Hi ! Plz I need help in controlling the internet bandwidth on a LAN network ? Also note that I have a Game server installed on LAN.

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  • Group Policy and IE proxy settings.

    I'm looking into a problem that I have noticed with setting the proxy settings for users to access the internet. The policy sets a proxy server/port and also uses the bypass proxy for local addresses and defines those internal DNS names not to proxy. If I change the DNS name from proxy.xxx.xxx to...

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  • Accounts being locked in Active Directory 2003

    Hi there, we "upgraded" our AD from 2000 to 2003 a couple of months back and still have a few problems. User accounts seem to get locked frequently. We have an IIS app server (2003) that is supposed to use integrated authentication but I think it has problems. Whenever someone changes their pwd...

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  • Secondary Controller unable to access Primary Controller

    I am a realtively new systems administrator who has inherited a badly designed network. I had a couple of days off work and when I came back, my secondary server could no longer access my primary server. When I try to access a shared drive on the primary server from the secondary server I get the...

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  • Group policy:restricting users to access control panel

    i want to restrict users from accessing the control panel using group policy.I am on win server 2003 platform.

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  • MySQL Connection

    Does any one know how to increase the max_connections property of the MySQL database engine?

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  • Small Business Server 2003 slow login to server itself

    I have a small network consisting of 4 servers, our dc is sbs2003 and the next is windows server 2003, the other 2 are linux based and not an issure here, when i log into the domain on client systems everything is fine, login into the second server via rdp is fine however if i try the same for the...

    Augie30 pointsBadges:
  • Windows 2003 Group Policy and NT4 Workstation

    I am migrating to Windows 2003 and the documentation is a little confusing. Will I be able to take advantage of Group Policy features such as desktop lockdown on the NT workstations?

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  • Exchange 2000 issues

    I seem to have 2 issues. Both are on the same setup. Windows 2000 Server running Exchange 2000. Both have all the latest patches and SP's. 1) Mail will flow inbound just fine. Some mail will flow outbound just fine. Certian addy's just have in the SMTP queue ( AOL,Yahoo, Bellsouth ). Other mail...

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  • DNS Setup … very poorly done, and now need some help re-doign it

    I have come across a DC running MS DNS. this server has been experiencing group policy issues, now i investigated and came across some certain problems. the domain name is a single name "domain" .. not a FQDN as in "domain.Work" the dNS has no root zone, or domain. (this i dont know if its a...

    Amfony0 pointsBadges:
  • Group Policy changes and cached information

    I am the software support person for a public library. On our computers for the public we use Deep Freeze version 5 which protects the hard drive from changes. When the computer is rebooted the hard drive is returned to its original state. We also use Windows XP on the workstations and Active...

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  • Default Group Policy Objects in Active Directory – Windows 2000 Server

    I've had to restore my Default Domain Policy and Default Domain Controller policy because somehow they disappeared. I'm using Sophos Enterprise Manager to automatically update all computers on the network. Everything is working as normal but I can't update the 2 Domain Controllers on the system. It...

    ITBird15 pointsBadges:
  • Restricting Ability to Save to Desktop

    Hi There, Can anyone tell me of a way, via a GPO, of preventing specific users only from saving files to their desktops? I've had a look around the various options available and I can't see an obvious solution- but then I may have missed something ;o) Many thanks in advance.

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  • Would Exchange server be effected while transfering FSMO to different DC

    We upgrading our AD structure to 2003 from 2000. After carefull /preps; two new 2k3 servers are added into existing domain and promoted as DCs. NOW the FSMO needs to be moved to one of these new ones from old server and I have the information on how to move FSMO roles. My concern is Exchange; which...

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  • Specific Administrative Permissions

    Hi There, I've a Win2000 AD and I need to grant several generic user accounts administrative privileges only on a select set of machines. I could possibly do this via a kix script, however I would like to control this from within my Directory. All user accounts and machines are moveable to new/...

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  • “There are no more endpoints available from the endpoint mapper”

    Small system - 2 Windows 2000 servers (PDC and Sql Server) and 2 Windows 2003 servers (2nd DC and print server and 2nd SQL server) - 50 clients Windows XP Pro SP2 and 6 still Windows 2000 Pro awaiting conversion. All patches are up to date. Using DNS and active directory, NetBIOS is deprecated and...

    Howard2nd30 pointsBadges:

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