• Can I telnet into a Windows Server 2008?

    On Windows Server 2008, is it possible to telnet into the server? I'm talking about through the command line, not the remote desktop. If so, how much control would I have? Thank you.

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  • Why isn’t our FTP server connecting?

    My partner and I have Windows Server 2008 running with FTP 7 on IIS 7. We have it configured "out of the box" so a particular user has read/write access. So when we're using our FileZilla client software, we're able to connect to the server. But when we're trying connect using Windows Explorer, it...

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  • Can Windows Server 2008 act as a VPN Server?

    Is it possible for Windows Server 2008 to act as a VPN server?

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  • Is it possible for Windows Server 2008 to act as a VPN server?

    I've recently bought a Windows Web Server 2008 and I'm looking to setup an incoming VPN connection but I can't find any option to do it. Does anyone know if this version of Windows Server is capable of accepting incoming VPN connections?

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  • Getting error message when setting up Mercurial SC server on Windows Server 2008

    I've been to set up a Mercurial SC server (on Windows Server 2008) and I keep getting this error after completing the configuration. I've already checked the settings several times and it looks like everything is okay. Here's the error: Server Error in Application "DEFAULT WEB SITE/HG"Internet...

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  • Can I install IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008?

    Would it be possible to install IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 and not on 2008 R2? I'm asking for a friend who only has access to 2008 (and not 2008 R2).

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  • Renaming the administrator account in Windows Server 2008

    In Windows Server 2008 (and R2), we've been having problems with our administrator account. Should we just go ahead and rename the account or disable it and create a new one? Appreciate the help.

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  • Why does MSI installer fail on Windows Server 2008?

    I've been building a web setup project in Visual Studio 2008, which will install my ASP.NET / Silverlight app in IIS. It's been working great except for one spot: Windows Server 2008. I keep getting this error message in my MSI installer log file: SI (c) (C8:D8) [15:02:21:067]: Invoking remote...

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  • Should we use AppFabric for WCF services on Windows Server 2008?

    We have been running Windows Server 2008, IIS 7.5 and we're just about to open our data using WCF services. Before we do that, we need to host our services on IIS but I've heard from friends in the business that it's not a good idea using WCF services. But one of my friends told me to use the...

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  • Can I set up an anonymous Windows Server 2008 network share?

    I've been trying to create an anonymous read / write network share in Windows Server 2008? Basically this is what I want: No login dialog No domain credentials required So basically it doesn't matter who's logged in, any Windows machine can get to this network share. Would this be possible?

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  • Can I install IIS 8 on Windows Server 2008?

    Would it be possible to install IIS 8 on Windows Server 2008 or is it just meant for Windows Server "8"/2012? Thanks for the help!

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  • Shipping Windows Server 2008 event logs to a central syslog server

    Back when we were using Windows Server 2003, we were able to ship the event logs to our central network syslog server using the command evtsys. But when we upgraded to Windows Server 2008, we can't figure out how to do it. Are there different tools (or even a PowerShell script) that can send the...

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  • Finding a list of directories on Windows Server

    If I have a Windows Server (either 2003 or 2008), would there be a way to list all the directories that are shared on that server? I'm able to find the shares easily enough but I need a way to find the directories that they represent on the disk. Thank you.

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  • Is Internet facing Windows Server 2008 secure?

    My department has asked me to secure and configure our "live" Internet facing web server but I still have a few questions. We are deploying a MVC ASP.NET site. What should I check when I'm ready to deploy an application on Windows Server 2008? I appreciate any help you can give me.

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  • How to trigger email alerts when disk space runs low on Windows Server 2008

    Would there be an easy way to trigger an email alert on Windows Server 2008 when our logical disk partitions run low on space? We have two SQL Servers that are close to running out of space due to our DB log files. Thanks!

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  • How to disable IIS on Windows Server 2008

    We're currently having issues between Apache and and IIS on Windows Server 2008. They actually both want control over Port 80 and we haven't been using IIS for anything so we're trying to disable the service. But we can't figure out how to do it. Is it possible to disable it? We don't want to...

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  • Best tools to remotely access Windows Server 2008

    Are there different tools that I can use to remotely access and maintain a Windows Server 2008? Currently on Linux, I use SSH which works fine. Would the Remote Desktop be the right choice here? Appreciate any help.

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  • Where do I find the log file of the chkdsk utility in Windows Server 2008?

    In Windows Server 2008, where do I find the log file of the "chkdsk" utility that's running when it actually starts. Thanks for the help!

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  • How to monitor the sites visited by users of a network

    How do I monitor, on a Windows Server 2003 and 2008, which sites have been viewed by the end users? Is there any technique?

    lemonsink15 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Server 2008 installation Error on HP ProLiant

    Getting a 0 * 8007045D error while trying to install Windows Server 2008 SBS on HP Proliant ML110. What should I do?

    Mjacob5 pointsBadges:

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