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  • Domain migration with/without Exchange

    Going to be migrating two separate Windows 2003 AD Forests into a new 2008 AD Forest. One Forest is on Exchange 2003 and one is on Exchange 2007. Would like to move he new domain with Exchange 2010 - but one major application we run will not be supported by Exchange 2010 out of the gate (after...

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  • Linux OS

    Interested in moving to Linux from Explorer, and Windows OS 8

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  • ADS for campus – Architecture

    We are planning to do some IT services to other companies on our campus. In the near future large and small companies will join on our campus and some need all ind of services and others perhaps only Internet access . . . but all companies need to have access to some data and IT services (campus...

    TrevJans5 pointsBadges:
  • adprep/rodcprep not yet run…what should I do?

    I'm adding a domain controller on an existing domain. I'm getting a massage stating that "Will not be able to install a read-only domain controller "adprep/rodcprep" was not yet run. How and should I run it?

    Moku5 pointsBadges:
  • ATA vs ACHI Mode vs Flash Cache Module DELL Inspiron

    This is the famous little setting that is normally done on a laptop or desktop. ATA Mode for Windows XP and ACHI Mode for Windows Vista. Well, bless those modes, I had to use ATA mode for the setup in my new Dell Inspiron with Vista Business otherwise, I will see blue screen almost 2-3 times a week...

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  • Getting a list of all apps installed on domain workstations in Windows Server 2003 environment

    We need a list of all installed applications on all domain workstations. How can we create this report? Windows Server 2003 R2 and Windows 7 desktops.

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • Monitor Internet bandwidth

    Good day, We are using Windows 2000 Small Business Server in our organization with Exchange, DNS and ISA server configured. 1. I want to monitor the internet usage by the users. 2. I want to take a report on monthly or daily basis how much MB/GB utilized by each user. Thanks for your reply in...

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  • USB External Hard drive and Windows XP

    I have two issues which are basically the same. I have an external USB hard drive that I connect to a computer running Windows XP. Windows USB driver recognizes the hard drive and shows the drive in Device Manager but Windows does not show the drive in Windows Explorer. A customer has a USB FLASH...

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  • ADS configuration in different subnets

    I have one network running in 192.168.1.0/24, ADS in 2000server and exchange in 2003 on a member server also have FTP and file servers .I want to setup a different subnet and move 50 clients from the existing NW. and to use the same Servers in the existing NW .I have done the following things and I...

    sumeshbnr1,675 pointsBadges:
  • Hard Disk Data Recovery – NTFS MBR Failure

    Hello everyone, I have a Western Digital 800JB ATA 80GB 7200rpm drive that was used for a time as a boot drive for WXPP. It was replaced recently as a boot drive by a smaller 40GB drive, and the 80GB drive relegated to backup duties (slaved to a CD drive on a 40-wire cable). Before full transfer of...

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  • Hard Disk Data Recovery – NTFS MBR Failure-2

    Hello everyone, I have a Western Digital 800JB ATA 80GB 7200rpm drive that was used for a time as a boot drive for WXPP. It was replaced recently as a boot drive by a smaller 40GB drive, and the 80GB drive relegated to backup duties (slaved to a CD drive on a 40-wire cable). Before full transfer of...

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  • Compressing Old Files

    Hello, I would like to know the option(Compressing Old Files) which comes up during disk cleanup in win XP and win 2000. Is it good or bad? I mean, If I do the compression regularly will that effect my system/files in a long run? Is it same to that option (compress drive to save space) in disk...

    BinooDas123410 pointsBadges:
  • Office 365 – migration kits

    Does anyone know what migration kits exist to help folks move to Office 365 from on-premises solutions. I'm wondering if Jeff Middleton from Small Business Server fame will have a kit to migrate to the cloud. anyone heard?

    Harrybrelsford5 pointsBadges:
  • Exchange 2010 Cross Forest Migration

    Hi, I am currently busy with a cross forest migration from exchange 2007 to exchange 2010 using the following scripts: The mailbox gets migrated without any issues, The issue i am having is that the mailbox does not automatically get reconected with the user account object that has been migrated...

    IceCubbe1,385 pointsBadges:
  • How to tackle the security risk an IT administrator generates

    Hello, im an auditor for global copany risks. One of the things that we look for is sepperation of functions. shortly said, you don't want the same person creating your bill's and be able to pay them (because he presents a serious security risk for commiting fraud.) Now what to do with an Domain...

    Nauthiz5 pointsBadges:
  • Problem adding a second domain controller to a single-domain forest

    I am trying to add a second domain controller (DC) with 64-bit hardware to a domain with Exchange Server 2003 installed on the first domain controller. I was told that I need to run ADPREP to prepare the forest when I run DCPROMO. This is the first domain in the forest. However, when I ran ADPREP...

    Exchange Ask the Experts580 pointsBadges:
  • Upgrade from Windows XP SP3 to Windows 7 Pro

    What is the best way to upgrade from Windows XP SP3 to Windows 7 Pro? How can we migrate all the applications and files with the least amount of administrative energy?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • Trying to create roaming profile for Apple Mac computers

    Im trying to create roaming profile for Apple MAC systems which are connected to Win 2k3 ADS. I set the path on the Active Directory Access options. But the profile stores only on local system. Not on the roaming path I specified. Roaming profile is the same Win2k3 AD server. Anyone have idea on...

    GuruBhai95 pointsBadges:
  • Auto Accept Agent

    Trying to setup the auto accept agent on exchange 2003.When trying to register the mailbox i get an error - error getting ADSPath of resource mailbox. The resource in question is a Public Folder , is this the problem

    Alec owen10 pointsBadges:
  • How do I configure Windows XP mode on Windows 7 for only one app?

    We want to configure Windows XP mode on Windows 7 to only run one application and not allow any users to use XP mode for anything other than that application.

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:

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