• What’s eating my memory in Windows Server 2008 R2?

    We have Windows Server 2008 R2 machine that has 16 GB of RAM but all of the available memory continues to get eaten by something. We've looked in Task Manager or Resource Monitor and no process is using memory about 300 MB but the usage is already at 15.7 GB. Currently, we only have SQL Server 2008...

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  • 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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  • Changing the color scheme in Windows Server 2012

    I've recently installed Windows Server 2012 and when I head here: Control Panel -> Appearance - > Display -> Color and Appearance, it keeps saying "This page is not available in this edition of Windows." My version is the Windows Server 2012 Standard. I'm able to change the desktop...

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  • Why am I missing an IUSR account on Windows Server 2008 R2 / IIS 7.5

    So, my boss recently gave me the job of installing PHP on our machine. One of the steps I've come across is to configure the IUSR account to have specific permissions. The problem here is that I see the IIS_IUSRS group but no IUSR account. I'm only seeing the Admin user, Guest account and a...

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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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  • Installing Windows Phone SDK on Windows Server 2012

    Our team knows that we can only install Windows Phone SDK on a Windows 8 machine but we're trying to build a server for WP applications so would it be possible to install it on Windows Server 2012? Thanks!

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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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  • Synchronize folders between two Windows Server 2008 servers

    I apologize for the short question but does someone know of a way to synchronize folders between two Windows Server 2012 servers? My friend told me about a process called DFSR, would that solve my problem?

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  • Would SharePoint 2010 be compatible with Windows 2008 R2 Server Core?

    I understand that Microsoft has added .NET support for Windows 2008 R2 Server Core, but I need to run SharePoint 2010 on it. Would that be possible? I've read several articles that say it can't be done on 2008 Core but nothing on R2 Core. Thanks!

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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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  • Mailbox name didn’t change

    User changed name from Gloria A to Gloria B, so I made the changes in AD Users and Computers. In the store, her mailbox is now Gloria B, but when she opens Outlook it shows Gloria A. How do I change the mailbox name as displayed in Outlook? Seems simple, but not to me. Thanks. (W2K Adv Svr, Exch...

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  • How to use Git on Windows Server 2012

    I'm looking to install Git on my dedicated server to manage my code version / revision. Our server currently has Windows Server 2012. I've thought about Gitlab but it's not supported by Windows. Is there anything else that I would be able to use?

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