• Don’t give users DomainAdmin rights

    I would like to give highest privileges to some of my IT users on the AD, but don't want to give them DomainAdmin rights. What are potential built-in groups that can achieve that target? Thanks!

    Tguedda5 pointsBadges:
  • Configure Windows 7 to Windows Server 2008

    How do I configure Windows 7 client to Windows Server 2008?

    oldman19475 pointsBadges:
  • Samba AD and PDC doesn’t work after Ubuntu server update

    I am running Ubuntu Server 14.04.1. The server uses Samba 4.4.6 to implement an Active Directory and is the primary domain controller. Each time I update the server I can no longer log into the domain. To fix the issue I reinstall samba and set up the AD and PDC again. Each of the domain clients...

    IronmanMask5 pointsBadges:
  • Windows server simulation software

    Does anybody know if there is a Windows server simulation software for hands on purpose.

    ITfuture40 pointsBadges:
  • DNS Issue in Windows 2003 Enviornment

    Enviornment Variables: Company Network Running Windows 2003 on 2 Servers for DNS. Using Private IP's Internally, NAT through PIX 515E Firewall to Cisco 2610 Router with 2 T1's load balancing to different networks. clients running DHCP. The configuration was working. Something has affected DNS...

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  • Log management software

    Be able to extract the Logs from Windows (App & Sys), IIS, Individual App Logs ( Ex Sharepoint Logs, AD Logs, biztalk logs) etc into a Central Logging Server repository A friendly GUI to check the status of the transfer etc. Simple email alerting of the transfer would be good. Able to generate...

    Sasachin370 pointsBadges:
  • Smart card logon error using Windows Server 2012

    I have configured Windows Server 2012 Domain for Smart Card log on and have logged on using a Smart Card. The issue I am having is that when I shut down the server for a day or 2 then attempt to log on using the Smart Card I receive the following error: "Smart Card Log on is not supported for your...

    USARMY20125 pointsBadges:
  • Licensing case in SQL Server 2008 and SQL CALs

    Case like this: I have Windows Server Data Center 2008 R2 (with CALs). I want to deploy Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard as VOSE. Then I want to deploy MS SQL Server 2008 STD on that VOSE Windows Server 2008 R2 STD (Server+CAL option). Will in this case license for MS SQL Server 2008 STD + required...

    zielin5 pointsBadges:
  • Run script once through group for all users

    Hello Everyone, We have 4 forests with one domain each having forest trusts. I want to run a script only once on all the Windows 7 machines in all the domain. I have created the script and saved it in the .bat. How can I go ahead and do this? Need your help. Thanks in advance.

    metalmusician10 pointsBadges:
  • Is it good to have child domain just to have different naming convention as per project?

    We have abc.net parent domain. For new client we want to create new.abc.net child domain so that users from abc.net can access resources in child domain new.abc.net Is it a good idea to create child domain in this scenario. Or is it recommended to have RODC or an additional DC .

    nilomip5 pointsBadges:
  • How to Force CLOSE any [OpenFile].pst on a Windows Server

    Hello, I can´t find a way to search locally (or remote) on a Windows Server for Open Files, then filter by extension like *.pst, and then finally close those files, all from a command line to schedule this task.

    AldoLanfranconi5 pointsBadges:
  • Migration from windows server 2003 to windows server 2008, keeping website alive

    We are a server 2003 based domain with about 150 clients all running Windows XP. There is a intranet website in this domain, built with SharePoint and having lots of rules and restrictions based on active directory OUs and Groups. We need to migrate and become an OU in a server 2008 based domain in...

    Sm00115 pointsBadges:
  • Open IT Forum: What are your views on social networking platforms in your network?

    I chatted with David Sacks, CEO of Yammer, last week at Enterprise 2.0, and we talked about IT's changing attitude toward cloud-based offerings such as social networking platforms. I'd love to hear from practicing IT professionals about the impact of these platforms on the network, whether it's...

    MelanieYarbrough6,345 pointsBadges:
  • Which course should I do next: MCSE or MCITP?

    I did systems development course which included mobile application development, web development, database and Java (Java2me, EE, SE) and I also did system dupport which included networking, A+, N+ and basic computer security now I'm caught in the mist I don't know which course to do next MCSE or...

    djpistol5 pointsBadges:
  • Domain security policy and domain controller security policy

    What is the difference between domain security policy and domain controller security policy?

    Sonu1235 pointsBadges:
  • Unable to Join Domain from Client PC

    I have configured AD in Windows Server 2000. Then directly created a User/Group in Loacladmin.in Consol. So far everything is fine. But when I joined the domain users from Client computer, it's showing the following message. “The Join Operation was not successfully. This could be because an...

    Sreenivashan30 pointsBadges:
  • How to create domain controller group policy

    We have three domains. We have created our own domain controller group policy. Within that policy are specific settings for all domain controllers. I have three domain controllers out of over 100 that are not getting that policy. All the DCs are in the domain controllers OU. I have run RSOP, and...

    WinIT ATE110 pointsBadges:
  • Removing Exchange Server 2007 from the Active Directory

    Hello - our organization had an Exchange Server 2007 that got wiped. We have a new Exchange Server 2007 up and it is running fine however the active directory still thinks the old 2007 server is around and so the new Exchange Server 2007 has it showing up in the server configuration panel in the...

    Davidfortis5 pointsBadges:
  • Migrating from Windows 2003 to Windows 2003 R2

    Do I need to anything specific from migrating a DC from windows 2003 to R2 version? Thanks in advance, Jeremy

    Jeremy11235 pointsBadges:
  • Are reversibly encrypted passwords safe?

    I've noticed that in my event log, I keep getting this message when my router tries to use Radius for authentication. """The user could not be authenticated using Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP). A reversibly encrypted password does not exist for this user account. To ensure that...

    ITKE366,925 pointsBadges:

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