• I’ve been hacked — I think….

    I'm an IT administrator with a little over 500 end users, running Windows 2000 and XP. One of our users is experiencing a problem with her Internet connection suddenly dropping for no apparent reason. When she restarts her computer, everything works fine for awhile, but then the connection drops...

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  • about desktop moniter

    genrally in my lab its desktop configration one pc many desktop is tobe connected what happen more than one user can seat then all moniter is automatic swtich off plz give me nser thsi question???

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  • Cheaper then Windows Server

    So here is the story. I am the IT person for a small vehicle dealership chain that is spread across 4 locations in the city. Each location is presently setup with a VPN connection to the main site which houses a database server hosting all the programs needed to run the dealership like, customer...

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  • Retired computer accounts in Active Directory

    I need a dependable script!!! After several domain migrations and adding a few new sites over the past two years I have found that there are hundreds of computer accounts in Active Directory. We are a global company so tracking computer names is impossible. Because we use several management...

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  • Windows XP power settings not staying…

    The setup: Server: Windows server 2003. Workstations: Windows XP Mandatory roaming profiles. All computers login as the same user. I do not want the computers to go into standby or hibernate or turn off the monitor. I have configured mandatory profiles, set the workstations into 'Presentation'...

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  • Too many XP profiles

    We have over 100 XP local profiles on our library machines. The users use thier own respective usernames to log onto our domain. We dontnor plan on using roaming profiles. Is there a way to delete the local profiles quickly without doing them one at at time? Is there a way to limit the number of...

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  • Stop Error (C000021a)

    I am receiving this stop error(C000021a) "windows logon process system process terminated unexpectedly" with win 2000 server. Safe mode and Last Known Good Conf. works fine. Is there any solution without reformating the HDD? I have ERD with me. Will that help me? Any advise on this would be highly...

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  • MS Office defaults when instlling via Group Policy

    I recently created a packaged install of Office 2003 to assign to workstations. I created a .mst file with my specifications and deployed the package. Everything worked great except when I launch Word for the first time the computer prompts me for my Name and Initils. Is there a way to configure...

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  • Installation and updates

    Howdy folks, Tryin to keep things going around here....need some advice. I have Win2003 servers and Active Directory.....single domain....approx. 100 client computers.....one location. Am upgrading all computers from Office XP to Office 2003. My project: Install Office 2003 and all updates remotely...

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  • security problem

    Hello, I have small workgroup having 10 computers in my office. I do some personal work in office like using yahoo messenger, checking personal e-mails and some online banking site. But how does one of my senior knows it? I do everything lonely and securely so that nobody in the office knows it....

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  • Allow regular user to unlock screensaver locked computer

    We have the problem that in a multiuser environment users either lock their computers, or have the screensaver automatically lock it, and leave the workstation. As a result, nobody else can use that computer. By default, only the current user or an adminstrator can unlock the computer. I would like...

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  • Blocking access to local Drive Win XP Server 2003 GPO

    I recently found a way to access a local drive that is supposed to be hidden using group policy. I configured the policy to block the c: drive which works great - the drive is not listed in any program or my computer. The issue is this. If I open Notepad, Word, or most any application and choose...

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  • Folder redirection issue – Windows server 2003

    I configured roaming profiles and folder redirection using Active Directory on a Windows Server 2003 machine. I mapped all profiles to \server_nameprofile%username% I redirected the desktop, application data, ect. to \server_nameusers. The folder redirection works perfectly; however, when a user...

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  • DLL registration without local administrator rights

    Hi there We create an Excel addin using MATLAB Builder for Excel. Our IT department has taken away local administrator rights from all users of our addin. We are able to install the addin using Altiris, but how can we allow users without admin rights to upgrade to new versions of our addin? To...

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  • TROUBLE IN BACKING UP XP SP2

    Hi All, Recently I tried to make a back up of one desktop, after mounting system says process failed. Here I?m pasting log report of back up process ?Backup Status Operation: Backup Active backup destination: File Media name: "station01.bkf created 11/10/2006 at 11:15 AM" Error returned while...

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  • Windows XP Visual style File?

    I want to know if it is possible to centrally control the "look and feel" of the desktop environment of a user on my domain. I have a set of 10 computers that log in using the same name. This user's profile is stored on the Windows 2003 Server. The workstations are XP. I noticed a setting in GPO...

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  • Windows profiles and folder redirection.

    I want to understand the best way to centrally control a user?s profile. I need 10 computers to all be logged in at the same time and share a desktop that cannot be changed at the workstation ? only on the server. I implemented folder redirection using GPOs, but when the profile is synced with the...

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  • Win XP System Settings’ Question

    Hi. I have a computer with different users access it with their respective limited account. Now i would like to allow 1 user account to have internet access yet another not; by setting different tcp/ip gateway's setting for different user account. Is that possible? Any suggestion? The other thing...

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  • Best way to script redirect of user’s folders and add printers…

    I wanted to see which way is the best way to script the redirection of user folders. I am running Windows sever 2003 and XP for workstations. I wanted to know if there was a way to use a variable in a script in order to have Windows automatially redirect the location of my documents, local...

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  • Adding computers to Active Directory before they exist?

    Is it possible to add computers to an Active Directory OU when the computer is not on the network or confgured yet? I want to add computers to an OU that assigns the computer software when it logs into the domain, but I don't want to log into the domain then switch the computer account into the OU...

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