• Windows Server 2008 R2 – Windows Updates will not install.

    Hi, I've been given the task of trying to resolve an issue with a Windows Server 2008 r2 where it's not installing any Windows Updates. I've tried to install each one individually with no success and have gone through the following methods, non of which have worked:...

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  • How to properly mass delete user profiles in Windows 7 in a Server 2008 R2 environment

    How do you delete user profiles properly in Windows 7? I need to do this for a school environment, so using the Advanced System Settings Option in Control panel and deleting each profile one at a time for each computer is not an option. Delprof used to work in XP but not in Windows 7. I have tried...

    Skenny175 pointsBadges:
  • Find the SBS allocated to the jobq when the sbs is inactive

    We had a situation where we have to find SBS allocated to the JOBQ when the system is restricted. What should we do?

    Dinnu360 pointsBadges:
  • The remote device or resource won’t accept the connection

    Hi, We have setup a simple VPN server with PPTP enabled and have forwarded correct PPTP 1723 port and GRE 47 on plain Windows Server 2008(NOT R2). Now when I am trying to connect from any VPN client ie: Windows 7 or XP it connects fine and I can PING the VPN server but I am unable to browse the...

    farikhan5 pointsBadges:
  • How to create a Virtual Machine on a Windows 7 host.

    Hello...I am chasing some advice on how to proceed. I wish to create a virtual machine, I have a Windows 7 machine, it is: 2.10GHz, 4.0GB RAM, & has a 64-bit operating system. I have 140+GB of free space on my hard drive. What I want to know is the step-by-step process of installing the Hyper-V...

    CrackingTry35 pointsBadges:
  • DNS works fine for internally but unable to resolve external websites

    I have a Windows 2003 server domain and around 50 users. While I was checking the DNS yesterday, I have found that its not resolving external websites from any of the domain computer. I checked through nslookup > www.google.com, I get the error DNS request time out timeout was 2 seconds request...

    Hunzian20 pointsBadges:
  • Poweredge 2800 SCSI hardrive upgrade process

    Hi, I have a PE2800 server running Win Server 2003 with two SCSI Seagate 73GB HardDrive as RAID. They are working fine but running out of space on the 73 GB volume and want to upgrade with two Toshiba SCSI Drives 147 MBA Series. Is there a procedure to migrate without install all from scratch?

    LuiguiGV15 pointsBadges:
  • 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...

    GiriPrasad0 pointsBadges:
  • 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...

    Kimberley0 pointsBadges:
  • Login problem Windows Server 2003 enterprise edition

    I using server 2003 enterprise edition. I have 30 to 50 when user login into server with the help of remote desktop connection (RDP). Sometimes, there's a user login problem when user logins into server, only a blank screen appears with no icons. No task bar appears either. After rebooting, same...

    Narsing15 pointsBadges:
  • Active Desktop Recovery in Windows 2003 Domain

    I am administering a Windows 2003 Domain. Some workstations got a white background that says Active Desktop Recovery. I have tried to restore my active desktop unsuccessfully. Any of you have solution this problem?

    1506615 pointsBadges:
  • Microsoft Outlook permissions issue

    I want 2 email accounts should be checked by one users. so user1@mycompany.com and info@mycompany.com should be checked by user1. user1 has an account on Active directory but info doesn't have. I have created user1 mailbox and defined it on Microsoft Outlook. He can receive and send email without...

    Nnmmss5 pointsBadges:
  • Where SQL statement is open ended

    Is it possible to have a where SQL statement that is open ended. I have notice that there are time that parameter box pops up with some the Access pass-through queries that I have.  Is it possible with SQL to be able to have a box pop up that would ask for a specific input to the...

    CompEng1,185 pointsBadges:
  • User deleted in Active Directory

    We had an employee delete a user in active directory and now we can't restore it and when we try to add a new user in the department the new users disappear and reappear just like the one he deleted. Can anyone tell me how to resolve this problem?

    Fawn215 pointsBadges:
  • Dead server

    My server is not booting because of corrupted start up files, DVD is damaged and cannot boot the machine. Any possible method of repairing the start up (as in Win 7) of Windows Server?

    petal10 pointsBadges:
  • Windows XP SP3 – Wireless Network ERROR:”At least one of your changes was not applied succesfully to your network configuration”

    Hi all. This is the 1st time i ask something here do i hope i did everything right. In the last weeks some of my company's laptop are having some issues with accessing the wifi network. The configuration is uploaded to authorized users by a GPO, but sometimes i get some users complaining they can't...

    tiasicrazy5 pointsBadges:
  • A tool to migrate user accounts from Windows 2003 to 2008

    We want to upgrade from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008. Currently we have one Domain Controller. Is there a tool available to migrate user accounts and groups from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008 Domain Controller. I tried LIDIFDE command but it didn't work and seemed overly complicated. Thank You.

    Pkcricket5 pointsBadges:
  • Client changed administrator password

    One of our clients seems to have changed there administrator password, but the problems have mounted.  First we need to find out how to become the administrator again to manage network resources.  In addition, we need to investigate who or when this was changed?

    PASSWORDHELP5 pointsBadges:
  • Domain Controllers: Primary and secondary

    We have two domain controller primary and secondary. We are in the process of establishing a private network with other companies using a private set of IPs. Our AD is already NAT to an IP to access the Internet (DNS services, updates, etc). My question, how can I make the AD a part of another...

    Maryam82100 pointsBadges:
  • Domain Controller: User authentication

    We have a DC at each site. The problem I am having is I have a PC at site B authenticating to my DC at site A. Why is this happening?

    Dukeminus5 pointsBadges:

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