We have 13 stations in our office, 12 in the laboratory, both running Windows XP SP2 ( i think) and a LAN connection in the laboratory but a dedicated line with a dedicated IP address in our office. (That just mean, its a completely two different network available).I want to be able to have a [...]
Answer Question | May 3, 2011 5:48 AM
Database servers, Mac OS, Server setup, Windows XP SP2
What kind of options are available for a workgroup environment? We have a Windows 7 PC “acting” as a file share server and other things but not being in a domain environment what would be the options for monitoring activity accross the workgroup, blocking access to websites and reporting? Is there a hardware switching device we [...]
Answer Question | May 2, 2011 8:49 PM
Proxy, Proxy Server Configuration, Proxy servers, ProxyClient software, Windows 7
there are two locations: Home and Office both are on the same side of road and distance between the locations is 220 meter aprox. I’m having commercial land-line(BSNL) connection at Office and broadband connection on this line. I have a seamens sl2_141 wireless modem. i recently bought new laptop for home. Now have a laptop [...]
Answer Question | May 2, 2011 6:06 PM
Network, Network connection properties, Network connectivity, Networking
Our Windows SBS 2003 crashed. Can we use a Windows Server 2003 standard disk to boot to a recovery console?
Answer Question | April 14, 2011 5:55 PM
Boot disk, Recovery Disk, SBS 2003, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition, Windows Small Business Server, Windows Small Business Server 2003
We have two identical servers. One a production m500 server and the second a test one. We want to be able to test windows updates here before deploying to production. How thoroughly should we be testing? Is there a test plan or white paper on this?
Answer Question | April 13, 2011 5:43 PM
Production Servers, Test Server, Windows Updates
Can I generate windows events that appear in the event log from scripts or batch files. For example from an Windows XP system call scripts that ping remote servers and on failure generate a event.
Answer Question | May 2, 2011 5:35 PM
Batch files, Event logs, Remote servers, Scripts, Windows Batch Files, Windows scripting, Windows XP
Hi Currently we use Selenium to reproduce test scripts quickly I would like to use it to check positioning of fields as per other automated products do you know if this is possible ? i’m expecting that there may be an addon required much appreciated if anyone has any ideas thank you
Answer Question | May 3, 2011 3:24 PM
Scripting, Selenium, Test scripts
Please help me!at ma office we are using 5pcs with wirelless conections! now 1pc doest access the internate though it shows me am connected exelent! when i ping i get Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600] (C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp. C:Documents and SettingsFrank>IPCONFIG/ALL Windows IP Configuration Host Name . . . . . . [...]
Answer Question | October 24, 2011 12:19 PM
Windows XP, Windows XP administration, Wireless Internet, Wireless Network, Wireless networking
We have about 3-400 mobile laptop users that never work on the company network. OS is windows xp. Does anyone know any pre-boot VPN solutions where the VPN connection is established before or during boot in such a way that it is semi seamless to the user and that works in such a way that [...]
Answer Question | October 24, 2011 10:55 AM
Active Directory, Boot manager, VPN, VPN software, Windows XP
Hi, I’ve been using the dell 1501 Inspiron from past 2 years. But today when i switched it on i got erro message stating no hard drive detected. Would u help me resolve this issue & also i was using windows 7 OS.
Answer Question | May 2, 2011 9:03 PM
HARD drive, Hard drive failure, No HDD detected, Windows 7
We’re wondering if there is a way to get Excel 2007 to remember the previous Text to Column settings. We are receiving reports in an email that we copy into Excel. We run the Text to Column>Delimited>Delimiters (Only Other = |)(Text Qualifier left as default = *)>Column Data Format (General). Every thing works great and [...]
Answer Question | May 2, 2011 9:00 PM
Excel 2007, Excel 2007 functions, Excel functions
Is there a way to clear all network users’ browser caches from Internet Explorer 9? We are on an Active Directory 2008 domain.
Answer Question | January 31, 2012 6:29 PM
Active Directory 2008, Active Directory Domain, Cache Memory, Cache Mode, Internet Explorer 9, Network administration
Why are my Windows Small Business Server 2008 backups failing? I see consistency check failed for component Microsoft Exchange. How can I get a solid backup?
Answer Question | November 21, 2011 6:20 PM
Backup, SBS 2008, SBS 2008 Error Messages, Windows Small Business Server
We have an office of computers, both XP and Windows 7, networked together as a workgroup. The boss is asking if there is a tool available that can monitor activity, website usage or what is going on within the workgroup to report activity. We have a Windows 7 PC “acting” as a file share server [...]
Answer Question | April 15, 2011 4:53 PM
Monitoring software, Network monitoring, Windows 7, Windows Workgroups and Networking, Windows XP, Workgroup Servers
Would migrating to Power Point Viewer 2007 change PCI DSS compliance in any way if all patches were applied to 2007? i.e., does the newer version bring anything like ActiveX into the picture?
Answer Question | April 18, 2011 4:48 PM
ActiveX, Compliance, PCI DSS, PowerPoint 2003, Windows Server 2003
Is there a netsh wlan for windows XP? I want to automate changing network settings via login or batch scripts.
Answer Question | April 13, 2011 4:37 PM
Batch Scripts, Netsh WLAN, Windows XP, Windows XP configuration, WLAN, WLAN Controller
Can I push out Microsoft Security Essentials to an entire network? How can this be achieved easily and quickly?
Answer Question | April 13, 2011 4:35 PM
Microsoft Security, Microsoft Security Essentials, Network security, Network Security Management
We get our Microsoft Open Voume licenses from the eOpen website. One user and only one user on our network can not get to the login page. They get the error that says service unavailable. It is not the browser but it seems to be the computer. Opera returns the same error. Any ideas?
Answer Question | April 12, 2011 4:34 PM
Microsoft license, Microsoft licensing, Microsoft Open Volume, Opera
Hi friends, Can any one solve my question that came to my mind. Is all the domain controllers had the NTDS.DIT database file or only FSMO role holders DCs had these file in a forest? If only FSMO DCs having ntds.dit file, why other DCs doesnot having? Thanks.
Answer Question | April 12, 2011 5:51 AM
Active Directory, FSMO, FSMO Role, NTDS, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 SP2
How can I image my Windows server 2003 so I can use it in a Virtual Machine on a Windows XP workstation? Asked via email.
Answer Question | April 12, 2011 8:09 PM
Imaging software, Virtual Machines, Virtualization, Window Server 2003, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, Windows XP Workgroup