You don’t copy Active Directory from the old server to the new server. You add the new server as a domain controller within your existing Active Directory domain by running dcpromo on the new machine and going through the wizard. Once it is done both machines will be domain controllers with a full copy of [...]
View Answer | August 30, 2009 3:47 AM
Active Directory, Oracle
There’s a possibility you’ll need to reinstall the MS hotfix for the storport driver. Check the vendor/tech support notes for your HBA. Run a emcgrab report on the host. and then run it through HEAT on powerlink. That is the quickest way to nail down any issues.
View Answer | August 30, 2009 3:37 AM
EMC DMX800, EMC SAN, Microsoft Security Patches, SAN Configuration, Windows Server 2003
A second domain controller is very straight forward. The infrastructure is already there all you need to do is add the second one. 1. Add the server as a member server to the domain 2. run dcpromo to open the installation wizard 3. Go through the wizard to complete installation 4. Once the server reboots, [...]
View Answer | August 28, 2009 10:34 PM
Domain Controller, Windows Server 2003
Install the support tools from your server 2003 cd. Then run netdiag and dcdiag to see what kinds of issues are causing this machine to disconnect from the domain. Don’t forget to check DNS for any inconsistancies! As I noted earlier, I have a similar problem. It is very intermittent. I can go for 2 [...]
View Answer | August 28, 2009 4:27 PM
Active Directory, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 connectivity
You would need to add in a fibre card into the VCB proxy host. Then zone and mask the same lun that is being seen by the sserver to this proxy host and then initiate a backup. There are vcb mount and unmount scripts that you would need to specify.
View Answer | August 27, 2009 5:35 PM
ArcServe, Backup, EMC SAN, LUN, SAN, VMware, VMware ESX, Windows Server 2003
Gaurang, Overall, it sounds like you’re on the right track for performing a V2V conversion from a VMware VM (.vmdk file) to a Hyper-V VM (.vhd file). I did a quick web search, and the following links should provide you with the step-by-step information you need: http://www.ittv.net/VideoPlayer/tabid/57/VideoId/233/Perform-A-Virtual-To-Virtual-V2V-Migration-With-SCVMM-2008.aspx http://windowsitpro.com/Articles/ArticleID/100848/pg/1/1.html Basically, you need to use the “Convert [...]
View Answer | August 27, 2009 3:32 PM
Hyper-V, Server virtualization, V2V, Virtual Machines, VMware Server, VMware Server Console, Windows Server 2008
<a href=”http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc771461(WS.10).aspx”>This</a> is a good reference. Basically run ADPREP, then install a Server 2008 DC.
View Answer | August 26, 2009 9:56 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory migration, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008
Nope, that’s all that’s available. http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2008/en/us/r2-compare-roles.aspx
View Answer | August 26, 2009 8:50 PM
Itanium Servers, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2
It will actually go out to the physical port and come back in. VMware doesn’t make the assumption that the destination that the packets are going to are on the same server so it will send the traffic out to the network port which will then send it back to the other guest.
View Answer | August 26, 2009 5:57 PM
iSCSI, Network traffic, VMware Guests, Windows Server 2003
First, remove the “Windows 2003 – ForFiles” line from your script. Then, try changing your forfiles call to this: <pre>forfiles /p c:test072909 /s /m *.* /d -30 /c “cmd /c del @file”</pre> If you just want to list the files, then use this: <pre>forfiles /p c:test072909 /s /m *.* /d -30 /c “cmd /c echo [...]
View Answer | August 26, 2009 3:03 PM
Batch files, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 SP2
I would go with the HCL for the OS, because anything compatible with the OS you plan to install exchange 2007 on will be compatible with Exchange. Obviously it will need to be a 64 bit server and 64 bit version of the OS, that much is required for Exchange 2007. The rest is fine [...]
View Answer | August 26, 2009 1:41 PM
Bladecenter, Exchange 2003, Exchange 2007, Exchange 2007 installation, Exchange installation, HCL, i5/OS, I5/OS Bladecenter H, Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003
Enforced group policies apply to all OUs regardless of blocking inheritance. Make sure this policy is not enforced. You can make sure by clicking on the OU in the Group Policy Management MMC and clicking on the Group Policy Inheritance tab.
View Answer | August 25, 2009 10:15 PM
Active Directory, Domain Controller, Group Policy, Inheritance, Windows 2000 Domain Controller
Without a domain, you can’t setup an authoritative time server so you can synchronize your machines using 3rd party software. Usually you can get this for free. You can try <a href=”http://www.worldtimeserver.com/atomic-clock/”>Atomic Clock Sync</a>. —————————————————————————————————————— You can set your system to synchronize from NTP source(s). No third party software required. You must allow NTP through [...]
View Answer | August 25, 2009 4:21 PM
Clock Synchronization, time synchronization, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
You need to replace your RAID controller. If you have an exact replacement for the controller, you <b>may</b> be able to save your data, but your best bet is to replace the RAID controller and restore the data from a backup. If you boot up using a linux live CD can you see the disks?
View Answer | August 25, 2009 4:19 PM
Dell, Dell PowerEdge 2800, PERC Arrays, PowerEdge servers, Powervault 220s, Server Hardware, Servers, Windows Server 2003
You would have to setup that group there own network share (or at least there own folder in the existing network share) and setup that folder to give the group modify rights to it and all the files within it.
View Answer | August 25, 2009 3:22 PM
Active Directory Permissions, File permissions, Public folder permissions, Windows Server 2003
on the server with the wrong time: open a command prompt w32tm /resync /rediscover then check the time, if still wrong, try this: w32tm /config /syncfromflags:DOMHIER /update if that does not work try a manual update w32tm /config /manualpeerlist:(ipaddressof the Domain Controller) see w32tm /? for all options Try above solution as suggested. If that [...]
View Answer | August 25, 2009 6:45 AM
Domain Controller, Windows Management Interface, Windows Server 2003
<a href=”http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753531(WS.10).aspx”>This </a>is a good document to read up on. Thanks for your answer. My problem is I want to protect the source code and other codes from access to unauthorise users. Is it possible to protect those as well with the help of AD RMS? Any help would be highly appreciated. Additionally, I would [...]
View Answer | August 25, 2009 5:50 AM
Active Directory, Active Directory RMS, Windows Server 2008
Is the domain name the same as the previous name? What are the steps you took to get that result?
View Answer | August 24, 2009 10:00 PM
Domain management, Forest, Windows Server 2003
Make sure the DNS server in TCP/IP properties is set to your server IP address.
View Answer | August 24, 2009 9:58 PM
Windows Server 2008, Windows Server Error Messages, Windows Server Installation
Here’s a blog entry on some certificate considerations <a href=”http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/it-trenches/certificates-who-do-you-trust/”>Certificates – who do YOU trust?</a>. If you implement an internal CA to create/manage certificates, your users will get SSL certificate errors on computers that are not members of the domain. This is because the trust path is not “trusted” by computers outside of your organization. [...]
View Answer | August 24, 2009 2:25 PM
Exchange 2007, Exchange 2007 Certificates, Exchange Certificates, Windows Server 2003, Windows server 2003 Certificate Authority