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  • Windows Server 2008 Domain controller adprep error message

    I am running Windows Server 2008 Domain Controller. I am trying to run a “adprep /rodcprep” command, but get the following error message. “Adprep could not contact a replica for partition DC=DomainDnsZones."

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  • Error when demoting Windows Server 2003 Active Directory

    I want to demote my Windows 2003 Active Directory, but whenever I used the command "dcpromo" it gives me message that the domain does not exist. So how should I demote that server?

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  • A tool to migrate user accounts from Windows 2003 to 2008

    We want to upgrade from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008. Currently we have one Domain Controller. Is there a tool available to migrate user accounts and groups from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008 Domain Controller. I tried LIDIFDE command but it didn't work and seemed overly complicated. Thank You.

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  • What are the differences between a WINS server and DNS server?

    What are the differences between a WINS server and DNS server? Thanks.

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  • Synchronization of Windows Server 2008 Active Directory users from a SQL Server table

    I have a table in a SQL Server database than contains the data of all the users of my network. How can I create a procedure that will add-remove-modify users to the Windows Server 2008 using the data entered in that table?

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  • Preferred DNS keeps changing without my permission

    Hello, I have directed my PC's preferred DNS to my main server, but every time it keeps changing to a weird IP, an it doesn't stop. Even though I change it back, when I return to the IP properties, its back to that weird IP. Would much appreciate your help. Thanks

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  • Testing DNS Server

    Testing the DNS server for issues on Windows 2003. I am seeing websites sometime return incorrect IP addresses. Can this be a DNS cache issue? How can I troubleshoot it?

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  • Update Sharepoint AD User profiles

    Our employee profiles like skills, address and past projects in AD has gotten messy as they are changing every day. I want keep them updated, yet hours of hard work returns nothing. Any solution?

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  • Moving Computer Accounts in AD

    I need to move Computer accounts within Active Directory from the Computers container (default location) into a domain OU so that GPO's can be applied to these computers. I've searched for scripts on the Internet that can perform this task automatically and found many different verities but I'm not...

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  • Network alerts for critical conditions

    How can I create an alert on my network to email or SMS me on critical conditions such as down gateways, DNS servers, DOS attacks and the such? Is this available to Windows 2008 Server? What options will I have and is there a walk-through or something about it online?

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  • New Domain Controller and DNS server problems

    I'm trying to get rid of an old w2k server that is the DC and DNS server. I added DC and DNS to an existing w2k3 server and it looks like it replicated all the AD data ( I see users and machines listed ) but when I unplug the old server and login to the network at a workstation I don't get access...

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  • Recovering an administrator password for Active Directory

    If the administrator password for an Active Directory box is lost what is the process for recovering it? Can it be done?

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  • VPN won’t authenticate

    Hi, We have an Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition SP 1 - Small Business Edition Domain Controller and a Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition SP 1 ISA Server 2006. We have VPN setup in ISA and the administrator user has no problems connecting. With any other user we are denied access....

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  • Setting up a message once users login to their Active Directory workstations

    We want to display a message after users successfully log in to Active Directory and their workstations. Can this be done? where can we set this logon text?

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  • Changing from workgroup to Domain

    I have a Windows 2003 server running in workgroup mode, however I now wish to install Micrsoft Exchange and notice that this requires Active Directory. I have some users on a remote site who use remote access to use a program. I was wondering what the effect, if any, changing to domain/Active...

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  • W2K Advance Server 2 nics, DHCP and DNS enabled, clients cannot connect to internet, server can

    Hello, I have a W2K Advance Server using a router with the following informatipon provided, the one board NIC is conected to a router which I can connet to the internet, the clients cannot: On board NIC: Connection Specific DNS: swbell.net DCHP Enabled: Yes Autoconfiguration Enabled: Yes IP Address...

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  • Can a 2003 DNS server function as a primary and secondary name server?

    Would anyone know if a 2003 DNS server can function as a primary and a secondary name server?

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  • What data should we protect with AD RMS?

    We are planning to implement AD RMS in our environment. We would like to know what data we can protect with AD RMS. What all planning considerations we have to take before we implement AD RMS.

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  • How to configure DNS in CentOS

    How do I configure DNS in CentOS?

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  • How to configure DNS in CentOS

    How do I configure DNS in CentOS?

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