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    I moved user profiles to a new location on a Windows 2003 server, then attempted to delete all the old folders after the move. Now a single "ghost" file seems to be preventing the deletion of folders 4 layers down. The folders are showing up as zero size so this is not a huge problem...but annoying...

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    Can we block access to network neighborhood on Windows XP SP3 using a group policy? Will this block network shares already mapped as mapped drives?

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  • QLogic HBA card not showing on MDS switch database

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  • Windows XP hangs at applying computer settings

    We just installed a new RWDC to replace an old RODC. We powered off the RODC to test the new DC. However as we have not yet demoted the old RODC XP users report that clients use a long time at "applying computer settings". Typically 20-60 sec. Will this dissapear when demoting the RODC or is...

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  • iSeries and Windows 7 shared drives

    Why is it that when my iSeries password is "ABC" my shared drives connect when I signon to Windows 7, but when I change my iSeries password to "XYZ" the shared drive do not connect? I then have to go into Windows Explorer, click on one of the drives and re-enter my password. Neither of the iSeries...

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  • Connecting to VPN through LAN

    I have a Windows Server domain and clients in Windows XP with a LAN. I need to connect to a VPN with a domain running in Windows Server. Can a client PC connect to the VPN and the LAN server simultaneously? They need to be able to access a database in the VPN server, obtain the file path to be able...

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  • Re-join clients to Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition

    Hello All, For some reasons, I needed to format and re-install my Windows 2003 Enterprise server. I re-setup it with same fqdn name and other stuffs alongwith AD as they were before. Now, all clients (WinXP) can connect and use the server resources but everytime they connect to sever, following...

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