• API to determine if software is running on Citrix or Terminal Services

    I'm trying to figure out an API/function that I can call to find out what software is running on Citrix, Terminal Services or a stand-alone PC. Here's an example of what I'm looking for: Select Case APIWhatSystem.Type.ToString Case "Citrix" bCitrix = True Case "TS" bTerminalServices = True Case...

    ITKE351,905 pointsBadges:
  • How to connect to VM full screen/Hyper-V?

    I’m trying to change over some of our machines from Windows Server 2008 R2 to run on VM. I did this using Powershell, but now I can’t get the systems to do anything more than boot up. I’ve done some research on how to connect to VM, but can find nothing on how to load up the VM full screen...

    ITKE351,905 pointsBadges:
  • Setting Proxy on OU in Win Server 2008 R2

    Hi, I was trying to setup proxy setting on one of my organizational units on DC which has Windows Server 2008 R2. I found it strange Internet Explorer Maintenance settings is missing when I was editing a GPO settings. though it existed 20 days ago, but now it is missing. Could somebody please help...

    ITSupervisor5 pointsBadges:
  • Outlook 2007 and Group Policies

    I am trying to push out two Google Calendars to my Outlook Users using Group Policy. I have the Office extensions installed on a win2008 server and have been using them for some time. I have added the calenders URL address to the User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Microsoft Office Outlook...

    Larry4195 pointsBadges:
  • Sql Server 2008R2 on Windows Sever 2008 R2

    When i attempt to install it tells me that my operating system is not supported, rule "Operating system supported edition" failed. however when i check the list of valid operating system it is listed, anyone had this issue before or know why i wont recognize, thank you

    Coopfirst5 pointsBadges:
  • SQL Server 2008 R2 won’t install

    I receive the following error when installing SQL Server. I have installed .net 4.0 full x64 bit as some sites suggest but I can't get past the failure. The following error has occurred: An error occurred during the installation of assembly 'policy.8.0.microsoft.vc80.crt, version='8.0.50727.4027',...

    Grabber60 pointsBadges:
  • Moving a user

    How do I move a user from one OU to another OU?

    celshaug15 pointsBadges:
  • Active Directory delegation issue

    Hi guys, So, I have home lab set up with Windows Server 2008R2. I've created a bunch of users. I also set a group for help desk. In that group I added one of the users as members which I will be using to delegate limited administrative abilities. I then went into the User Accounts OU where all the...

    apr1168235 pointsBadges:
  • Hypervisor is not running

    When I try to start my virtual machine, I get an error message saying that the hypervisor is not running. I'm able to open Hyper-V Manager fine, and have not had a problem running a VM on this physical machine before. Has anyone run into this issue?

    Ben Rubenstein7,595 pointsBadges:
  • Can you create an Active Directory users group in SQL Server 2008?

    I am trying to connect a .net application to SQL Server 2008 using windows authentication. However, I can’t get it to work right because there are a lot of Active Directory users. I Know I could create separate login account for each of the Active Directory users in SQL Server instead of having...

    Chris Leonard4,300 pointsBadges:
  • Adding Destop Shortcut and icon using GPO

    Hello, I’m hoping someone out here can assist me. Currently the users in my domain have a link in their IE favorites that is populated using Group Policy. Senior management would like this particular link to be placed on all users desktops as a shortcut along with a specific icon. I’ve copied...

    Crphgoldstein5 pointsBadges:
  • Is this code spinning it’s wheels

    I have a piece of code which gets a transaction approval from a server which handles bank transactions. The code is supposed to be checking a returned base16 byte array to make sure all of the characters are valid. I do no believe the code does anything except check 1 character in the array. Please...

    CarlCioffi345 pointsBadges:
  • How to disable command prompt for non-admins on windows 2003?

    My environment has a requirement that the command prompt be disabled for any non-administrator users. This is easy to do in Windows 2008 with a local policy via the MMC, as per instructions from maxvre here: http://www.edugeek.net/forums/windows-7/67055-blocking-command-prompt. I cannot figure out...

    codger1015 pointsBadges:
  • P2V migration of Windows server 2000 (no shadow copy service)

    I wanted to perform a quick P2V migration of an old Server 2000 box that runs a couple of undocumented automated processes like file transfers. P2V utilities like Disk2VHD utilize the Shadow copy services within windows and the copy process fails because VSS is not available in server 2000. We're...

    slack4002,705 pointsBadges:
  • Scanning Active Directory for weak passwords

    Is it possible to scan our active directory and see if people have weak passwords? We have upped the password policy but what about for users that already have passwords and are not scheduled to changed them yet?

    Troubleshooter24755 pointsBadges:
  • Adding remote branches to our network

    We use Active Directory, DHCP, network printers, software and file servers. We want to add two more branches to our network, so users get IP addresses by DHCP and assigned to AD server. How can we create them like remote branches without giving same subnet to remote users? We want VPN connection on...

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • What programs can be built between Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012?

    We're looking for a new machine for C# development and testing but we want to maximize its compatibility with new APIs. This is because we've realized Metro-type applications can't be beat with Windows 7 or Server 2008 so we thought Windows 8 and Server 2012 would do the trick. However, we read...

    ITKE351,905 pointsBadges:
  • Creating .bat file for installing .NET Framework

    I'm trying to create a BAT file for installing .NET Framework on Windows Server 2012. I've created a code but I'm not having any luck. Here's the code I created:cd /D %userprofile% C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe Import-Module ServerManager powershell -ImportSystemModules...

    ITKE351,905 pointsBadges:
  • Migrate workgroup to Active Directory domain

    I am using network (1 server and 40 computers) in workgroup. I want to convert it into domain, so which process should I have to apply?

    it20135 pointsBadges:
  • What Applications are using the DC?

    Is there an easy way to find out what applications are using a specific domain controller?  I have been informed that some applications may have hard coded the use of specific DC's.  In order to ensure that no applications are adversly effected durning maintenance windows I need to make sure I...

    bwelch23520 pointsBadges:

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