• How can I block a website in Windows XP using Regedit or Group Policy?

    I’m a network engineer for a financial company. We use XP professional computers in all of our branches and our workgroup uses Cisco routers to connect to the head office. I want to block particular sites, for example: https://thornfruit.com, https://kproxy.com How can I block these sites in...

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  • How to give an account local admin rights (ONLY) on a Domain Controller

    I have a few Windows Servers (2000/2003) which are monitored by a managed services company. I want to give these guys a domain account with the following rights: Restart services on any server in the domain Reboot any computer in the domain (there are only servers in this domain) Nothing really...

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  • How to force screensaver with password in SBS 2008 domain

    Hi I want to force a screesaver after certain time in SBS 2008 domain and should ask for the password after the screensaver. Can any one tell the appropriate GPO setting that would effect all users including administrators in the domain. Thanks

    Sritatineni80 pointsBadges:
  • Resize partition on SBS 2003

    I have inherited a problem on an SBS2003 server where the primary partition holding the OS is running out of space. The hard drive is partitioned as C: holding the OS and any vital apps and D: holding nothing but data. I have plenty of space to rob from the D: partition. My problem is there is very...

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  • How to delete user profiles in Windows 7

    I am trying to determine the best way to delete user profiles on a Windows 7 computer. I work in an educational institution and so there are hundreds of user profiles that get recorded on each computer in the lab before too long. The built-in user profile manager only deletes one user profile at a...

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  • DisplayDataProritization – what algorithm of work?

    Sorry for my “English” By default, in 2008 TS for keyboardmousedisplay traffic is reserved 70% of the virtual RDP-channel bandwith. Specifying question - NOT LESS THAN 70% or EXACTLY 70% (equal - "no more")? Version1 While the client prints nothing, all 100% of the channel are occupied for...

    kirigor15 pointsBadges:
  • Difference between Netbios and Host name

    Dear all,I am preparing for MCSE certifications. Could you please let me know what is the difference between Netbios name and Host name. According to me WINs server will be used for Netbios Name resolution and DNS servers will be used for Hostname resolution. Both names specifies the machine name...

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  • Net meeting in Windows 7?

    Hi folks,As there is no net meeting feature in Windows 7, how can I collaborate the meeting space of Windows 7 with the net meeting of Windows XP? This is just to send the instant messages in a network where I use both XP and Windows 7.

    Amardeep1981120 pointsBadges:
  • Install partition magic in Windows Server 2003

    How will I install partition magic in Windows Server 2003?

    Archanakumari5 pointsBadges:
  • Backup Windows Server 2003

    how to take backup in windows 2003 server.&which software is helpful for taking backup.

    Raj000340 pointsBadges:
  • TCP/IP in Windows Server

    IP of my Windows Server 2003 are not displaying in status.

    Winners10 pointsBadges:
  • Seperation of AD and Exchange Organisation

    I am currently working on a project where a company is seperating one of its entities out from all others. Their current structure is all in 1 AD forest and 1 Exchange Organisation. We need to build a whole new forest and Exchange Organisation for this entity. We dont have a problem with creating...

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  • Wake on LAN / Magic Packet broadcast doesnt work through PPTP

    Hi, I have a network, where I want to use WOL from a remote PC. It works when I send a packet from inside the network (or on the server). If I connect via PPTP from a remote Windows XP PC, I can't wake up the PC on the LAN. I suspect the broadcast packet doesn't reach the LAN. The PPTP connection...

    Benbje0 pointsBadges:
  • Consolidation of documentation

    We have a fantastic set of documentation. All in MS Word and in about 100 different folders on the network, some going down 8 levels deep! We have made a bad attempt at indexing this and the whole thing is becoming unmanageable. What would be the best means or are ther some products to consolidate...

    Galvtx0 pointsBadges:
  • 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:...

    Rich23UK50 pointsBadges:
  • 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:

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