• Virtual disks are degraded in Windows Server 2012

    I'm using the Storage Spaces feature in Windows Server 2012. Within the storage pool, we have several virtual disks (along with several physical disks). Now, those disks are running a normal 2-way mirror but it shows that two of them are degraded. After I checked, it says the virtual disks can't be...

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  • Home directory clean up on Active Directory Windows Server 2003

    I am looking to clean up a large amount of user home directories. I am trying to find a way to find user directories that belong to disabled user accounts or belong to no user account at all. Does anyone have a process for this or know of a utility that will generate a report with this information...

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  • Moving orphan home drives in Windows Server 2003 Active Directory to a folder to delete

    I am trying to do a home directory clean up and trying to find out a good and quick step by step way  to get all the orphans users' home drives who are not attached to any users account from AD and move them to a specific folder where I can delete them. I also prefer not to use a third party...

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  • Installing SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012

    I'm looking to install SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 but it keeps saying the minimum requirement is Windows Server 2008. However, I can't try it yet because I'm having trouble installing my network adapter with Server 2012. Can someone tell me point in the right direction for the process?...

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  • Replacing IIS SMTP in Windows Server 2012

    I've read several articles about deprecated and removed features in Windows Server 2012. It says that the SMTP was deprecated, so I'm assuming that means the IIS SMTP server. So my question is: What do I use instead of the IIS SMTP server? Has it been fully removed?

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  • Installing AppFabric on Windows Server 2012

    I'm trying to install AppFabric 1.1 on my Windows Server 2012 but it keeps giving me the following error: AppFabric installation failed because installer MSI returned with error code:1603 Does anyone know what I should do? What mistake am I making?

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  • Monitoring Windows server 2008 remotely

    We want to monitor our Windows 2008 server in our data center 40 minutes away. What is the best way to monitor its health remotely?

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  • Windows Server 2003 Enterprise edition domain

    I have Windows 2003 Server enterprise. We want use Windows 7 and Windows Vista business on a Client Machine but it will not join the domain in Windows 2003 Server enterprises domain but XP client system works properly and joins the domain.

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  • Automating Windows Server 2008 R2 backup

    Is it possible to automate a backup of a Windows Server 2008 R2 box with just built in software? Is there a step by step guide somewhere?

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  • Registering ASP.NET with Windows Server 2012

    I'm was running a WCF service but was getting a "MIME is not registered error." However, I was able to resolve this issue. Now, I'm getting another error when I'm trying to register my ASP.NET framework with IIS. I tried using the "aspnet_regiis" command but this error appears: Microsoft (R)...

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  • Editing Active Directory users offline

    Our company has finally gotten in to an Active Directory domain and will be migrating to Exchange 2007 hopefully soon. I have been instructed to edit the users information for the Global address book. I have the tast of inputting 600+ address, phone numbers, and other such information. Most of this...

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  • Export/Import active directory users

    Is there a way to export all active directory users and groups to reimport them back into another active directory network? Can we retain permissions and passwords?

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • Running Windows Server 2012 as a guest VM

    I’d like to run my Windows Server 2012 as a guest virtual machine under a Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V host? Can this be done? If so, are there any restrictions on what the guest OS can do in this situation? I’m hoping to use it for IIS, COM+ and general WinForms installation functionality....

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  • Installing .NET 3.5 on Windows Server 2012

    I've been trying to install .NET 3.5 on my Windows Server 2012 but it keeps failing every time. It keeps saying the "alternative source couldn't be found." Am I missing a step? What can I do to solve this?

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  • How to configure Active Directory to ignore non-threatening accounts

    Can AD only lock accounts that pose a threat - with regards to a virus that locks accounts? I found a w32.downadup.b virus on the domain and it locks all accounts in AD. How can i configure AD to ignore the accounts that are not posing a threat?

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  • Is Windows Server 2012 the best option for us?

    Our company is currently rolling out Active Directory, with Office 365, Lync, Exchange, and Outlook. We don't have AD, as there are over 400+ employees in different offices. Now the question we're facing is if Windows Server 2012 is the best option for us. We know 2008 R2 has a larger knowledge...

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  • Issues with Visual Studio 2012 on Windows Server 2012

    VS2012 needs to be run as administrator, so I’ve created a shortcut called 'run as administrator'. However when I double click any of these files (.cpp, .cs, etc.) VS2012 loads in 'User Mode', and then I cannot save files, cannot launch when debugging, etc., and other types of problems. Is there...

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  • Virtualizing a windows nt 4.0 server with hyper-v

    Hey guys, Currently we are running Windows NT 4.0 on our network and will be upgrading our hardware and software to Server 2012. In-order to do this we must virtualize our Windows NT server because we our still running a legacy database called PC-File. We our upgrading our database but right now it...

    Danjoun5 pointsBadges:
  • Disable client side DNS caching on windows 7 for a domain

    Is there a way to disable DNS caching for a particular domain name only on windows 7. I know that I can disable the DNS caching completely by disabling "DNS Client" service, but, I just want to disable DNS caching for a single domain name.

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  • Free IT Book: Official Cert Guide for CCNP Security SECURE 642-637

    This week's free IT book is just what you need if you're planning to take your CCNP Security SECURE 642-637 certification exam. From exam topics and quizzes to exam prep tasks and realistic exam questions, the Official Cert Guide is a must for everyone preparing or planning to prepare for this...

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