• Managing Windows Office licenses for 400-person company

    How do you manage Windows office licenses for a 400 person company when multiple users sit at multiple machines? Do we purchase licenses for the machines (is that legal?) or for each user and then it follows them wherever they work? Help!

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  • Active Directory: How to identify inactive computer accounts

    Hello, I have a lot of computers in my Active Directory that are inactive and/or obsolete. I am searching for a very safe and fool proof procedure which I can use to identify these computer accounts in active directory and move them to a separate OU. I will keep them in this OU temporarily and...

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  • Can you help me migrate users from a standalone Windows 2003 server to a new Active Directory list?

    I need your help please. Currently we have one standalone server (Windows 2003) without Active Directory. We have around 1,000 users in there. Now we want to migrate these users into a new Windows 2003 server Active Directory list. Is there a way for me to simply save from the standalone server and...

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  • How to generate a listing of security information of Win 2003 server folders

    Does somebody know if there is a way to query the Directory database to obtain a listing that includes security and other settings (shares, permissions, etc) of all folders and subfolders of a machine running Win 2003 Server ? Any help or comment will be appreciated.

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  • Monitor Internet bandwidth

    Good day, We are using Windows 2000 Small Business Server in our organization with Exchange, DNS and ISA server configured. 1. I want to monitor the internet usage by the users. 2. I want to take a report on monthly or daily basis how much MB/GB utilized by each user. Thanks for your reply in...

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  • How to monitor and manage LAN gateway from a Helius router?

    Hi everyone, I am trying to filter/manage a gateway through a Helius router for directway. We are running Windows 2000 Server with all XP clients, around 50 of them. We have active directory running with the domain controller handing out DNS and DHCP to clients. All clients are pointing to the...

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  • PST files issue when saving on the server

    Hi, I have a problem which occurs when users log on/off their profile. Each user has an outlook.pst files in their profile. With some users, the outlook.pst file is not being saved correctly on the server, and the result is that a number of files, called prfxxx.tmp are saved on the server in the...

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  • connecting the 5th and 7th floosr of a building

    Hi, Everybody My network covers the 5 th floor of an office building, and now we expanding to the 7th floor (a half-dozen users. All the servers and telecom closet are on the 5th floor and I have to provide network services to the users on the 7th floor. I would like to have the opunion of this...

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  • Active Dir. Web Based Password Reset Tool?

    We run a native 2003 Active Directory. We have many remote users who have an AD account (without an Exchange account). Quite often we get emailed from users who are requesting password resets, or account unlocks (since we have a 5-try account lockout policy in effect on the domain). Obviously,...

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  • Slow boot-up in win xp home edition

    My notebook(40gb HDD, 256mb RAM)with win xp home edition has become dramatically slow in last 1-2 months. It takes more than 5 minutes to boot even after I removed everything from startup group using msconfig. The initial screen (win XP home) stays atleast 2-3minutes. How can I manage this? Is...

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  • Connecting a Win7-x64 cilent to Server 2003-x86 printers

    How could I connect a win7-x64 cilent to server2003-x86 printers

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  • Slow File sharing access in Win 98

    Actually I have 2 questions: I have a small workgroup of 3 XP Pro systems, 2 win98 systems, 1 win 2000 server and a 16 port ethernet switch(100mbps). I have enabled the ICS in the server and each compter can access files/printers and internet with the help of DHCP. 1) When I access the win98...

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  • The ipconfig cmd is not working on my XP desktop operating system from the dos window.

    hHello to all. I need to know how to get my ipconfig cmd to work. It has not been working for at least the last 6 months. I am wondering if I am missing a necessary file? Is there any other way I can test for my ip? Thank you in advance for any help you have. Sincerely, Stella

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  • slow pc

    hi i have Pentium-4 processor with 128 MB RAM .I have a dual boot system with Windows 2000 Proffessional and Linux AS3.0.My system was working fine but since few days it has bcome very slow.what shd i do to improve speed. thanks for any help.

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  • Power Meter and Processor overheating

    I am facing a strange problem with my win 2000 server pc(256mb RAM, P4, 40gb hdd) as it automatically restarts when I start the computer. Yesterday it completely shut down before showing me the desktop and when I pressed the power button the initial screen came up showing message "the processor...

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  • Windows 2003 server client configuration

    Using windows 2003 server running 6 PCs network. How can I prevent my children to go over the assigned logging time? In other words, How can I configure the server to log them off when their logging time is up? as it is now, they cannot log on before the time, but once their on, they can be using...

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  • Win XP task scheduler supposedly not running

    I've got a customers Windows XP Professional machine which tells me the "Some tasks did not execute at their scheduled times because the Task Scheduler Service was not running. You can view the list of missed tasks and attempt to run them again, from within the Scheduled Tasks folder.". But,...

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  • Uxtheme.dll missing on boot

    We have several users with Dell laptops running Windows XP, SP2. Every once in awhile, the laptops boot to a blank screen with an error that explorer.exe cannot start because uxtheme.dll is missing. We usually instruct the user how to use the Task Manager to connect to the VPN, and we copy...

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  • Windows services connecting to iSeries

    Hi, We have an application which has an Authentication service running on a windows server and this service is connecting to the iSeries. In an unlikely event of iSeries not being available (eg if the backups are running longer than expected), the service tries to connect to iSeries and fails. This...

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  • Virtual PC

    I am preparing to start using an Exchange Server on our network. As part of this preparation, I want to run some tests using Virtual PC. Can anyone tell me how Virtual PC deals with licenses? Will it use up one of my licenses if I install Exchange Server on Virtual PC? Thanks Nick

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