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How can Run programs after autorisation on anyone PC for AD user?

I have 20 Lenovo Q190, and 2 users in my network (based on Windows Server 2012R2) work with specific software can run only they. After successful authorization, a specialized software for working ...

ESXi mounted NFS cannot be opened

I've got a NFS network share provided by a Windows Server 2012 R2. I would like to access the ISO files on this network share from my ESXi 6.5.0 server to install VMs from these ISOs. The share is ...

Proper Way to set Preferred DNS Server on the Windows Domain Controllers themselves?

This may be a basic question, but I'm not sure how to properly phrase what I'm looking for, with a google search. I have two Windows Server 2012 R2 domain controllers on the local network. Let's say ...

Windows Server 2012 - No communication to other subnets

I have a bit of a weird issue. I have a HyperV server (192.168.0.3) that hosts all my VM's in my network and, up until today, I have had no issues with it. Now for some reason the PC that is hosting ...

Exchange mailbox move-request from 2013 to 2016 gets stuck at Initial Seeding

I'm in the middle of migrating from Exchange 2013 to 2016. Most of the moves have gone well, however, some mailboxes seem to be getting stuck at Initial Seeding, and then after some hours of stalling ...

Direct Access on Sever 2012R2 - SSL Certificate

I have a question in regards to certificates when implementing Direct Access on a Server with 2 NICs. One directly connected to internet and the other internally configured. I have *.domain.com ...

server 2012R2 missing HTTP service. WinRM fails to start

after uninstalling IIS. I made the mistake of also removing HTTP from it. this caused the entire service to be removed. and WinRM failing to start. which is needed to make any meaningful changes to ...

New certificate only served if domain is trusted

The SSL certificate for one of our sites expired and I've been given the task of renewing it despite not being a server admin of any sort. I've completed the certificate request and added it to the ...

IIS Formal Brotli compression module

Is there any formal extension for IIS to support brotli compression? Previously I saw these two extension but I cannot rely on them for a production server: https://www.iis.net/downloads/community/...

Windows server slow file share performance “one way”

I'm facing issue with between two of our servers in hosted enviroment. We have two identical servers, one installed about year ago and one recently. When copying files from server to other it might be ...

How to enable RSS on a virtual NIC created on a HyperV host?

I created an "Internal virtual switch" to allow the Hyper-V virtual machine to communicate with the host. This step creates a virtual NIC on the host. This virtual NIC however does not have the ...

Windows Service run as SYSTEM for AD-users

I created a Windows Service that starts a program in the background and makes sure a webapplication needs no further installation. When I start this service in the administrator account, the ...

Distributed Transaction Coordinator stops working properly after few hours

We noticed that DTC service stopped working properly. Log from ASP.NET application: System.UnauthorizedAccessException: Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED)) at ...

Two way trust Exchange mailbox creation

We have a two way trust between Domain A and Domain B. They are both Windows Server 2012 R2. Domain A has Exchange 2013 on it for the use of Domain A users. We want to create user mailboxes from ...

Is it ill-advised to make a web app that modifies web.config?

Our organization gets a lot of ticket requests from the Marketing department to create friendly URLs for our production public facing sites. I'm considering creating a simple internal ASP.NET web ...

TCP window scale mismatch between CentOS 7 and Windows 2012 R2

Having TCP client on CentOS 7 and TCP listener on Windows 2012 R2, I observed through wireshark, sysinternals procmon and ss -bitmonz command, that the tcp client wscale is 7 (scale factor 128) while ...

Windows Server 2012 after power outage

Had a power outage, server restarted normally. Server is a database server for a hotel, which is connected to an ISP with optic fibre. On the restart, network went public, instead of the default ...

Migrate DHCP from 2008 to 2012 - Maintain same Hostname and IP

I have two servers, DHCP1 and DHCP2 running on Windows Server 2008 and I want to migrate them both on Windows Server 2012 without downtime to the DHCP service. After reading a few articles this is ...

Correct basic mail DNS records

I have some websites on AWS (Windows Server 2012 R2), and I'm trying setup a mail server. I have installed hMailServer, and in the guide say I need configure the DNS records for mail. I never needed ...

Installing windows OS on ISCSI san storage using iPXE BOOT

Captured boot up process Hi good people, I'm trying to make a diskless PC client and install the operating system on a SAN Storage. As of now i'm using windows server 2012 R2 and it will serve as my ...

Disable Birthdays calendar in Microsoft Exchange 2016

In Microsoft Exchange 2016, there is a calendar called Birthdays. Is there a way to disable this system-wide?

SSL Certificate Is Not Installing Properly in IIS 8

I am trying to install .cer format SSL Certificate in Windows Server 2012 and IIS 8 using the Complete Certificate Request wizard. After that, the certificate cannot find under the server ...

Unable to install features Windows Server 2012 R2

I have a lot of servers that we are unable to install any new features on them. when we try to install them, we get an error that "The request to add or remove features on the specified server failed....

Windows 2012 Cannot Access DNS folder

This is really odd. I am used to seeing the DNS zone files in c:\windows\system32\dns and I do, indeed, see them there now on my fresh Windows 2012 install. I can open a command prompt and CD to ...

2 networks, but name resolution fully works only for one network

I have a Windows 2012 Server with DNS configured, on vmware workstation. Name Server is "ad.nuglab.local", with "Host (A)" record of 172.16.202.109 and 192.168.1.111 On my host PC, with dns server ...

Can no longer browse my ASP.NET web app on Windows Server 2012 R2

Can't browse the ASP.NET web app that I built with Visual Studio 2015. Web app is on Azure VM Windows Server 2012 R2. Can't browse localhost/ from VM, can't browse from Internet. Both used to work. ...

Provide Outlook *index* search functionality in a Remote Desktop Session Host environment?

Is there any way to provide Outlook index search functionality in a Remote Desktop Session Host environment? Here are my original project constraints: The environment we are building must run on a ...

Dell R330 server disconnects shortly & occasionally from LAN

We have Dell R330 server with Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet cards, driver version 17.4.0.0 from Feb 2016, Windows Server 2012 R2 Std. x64 in a domain. The server is connected with a cable to a ...

How to find AD user Login details

I have active directory configured in windows server 2012 r2. I want to collect logs of a particular user or Multiple users. The logs must show the login time, logout time, system operating system, IP ...

One of two virtual network adapters not added on reboot

A physical server runs Hyper-V Server 2016 and hosts two virtual servers running Windows Server 2012 R2 each of which have two virtual network adapters each of which are on different physical networks....

Changing the RDS certificate in Server 2012 R2 while users are logged-in

Is it possible to update the certificate used by Remote Desktop Services on Windows Server 2012 R2 while users are connected in RDP without disconnecting every one ? I think that it will be ...

How to Add Pointer Record in Reverse Lookup DNS Zone (Windows Server)

I want to add a pointer record in reverse lookup zone in windows 2012 Server. The pointer record should point to a delegated zone defined in a forward lookup zone. I want to answer any DNS query: b....

Server 2008 R2 and Server 2016 Power Options for hibernation when UPS battery critical

We have a number of 2008 R2 and 2016 servers that are configured to hibernate when the UPS battery level is critical - Control Panel > System and Security > Power Options Last night we had a four ...

DNS Resolution fails on multihomed server

I have an odd issue with a freshly installed Win2012R2 server (Actually a VM running on VMWare). The server has 2 nics (Both enabled), one on VLAN101 the other on vlan102. The configuration: Nic0 IP ...

How to handle polluted security event logs?

everyone! I've been tasked with solving a problem with the way we manage event logs from our file server. Currently, we have a script that exports all security entries, once a week, to a backed up ...

trust between server 2008 and server 2012R2

I tried to create a trust between a server 2008 (no R2!) and a Server 2012R2. Both are in different domains and both got a different name. The DNS is working, the firewall isn't running and I can ...

Migrate AD DHCP

Soon, I will need to migrate my domain controller server with AD DHCP 2012 R2 from a PowerEdge R430 to a virtual machine on Windows server 2016 based on VMware vSphere 6. Can anybody post a step-by-...

URL is not accessible after disconnecting from Remote Desktop

When I am connected via RDP to a Windows Server 2012, I am able to access the URL from my local system which is hosted using IIS in the Server. But, if i disconnect from the Server, I am getting the ...

No FTP login prompt windows 2012

I've just finished installing windows 2012 fresh. I setup the ftp service as I have in the past. Now, however, when I go to a command prompt on another machine and type FTP my.server.com It says "...

Restrict Access to IIS webservice to the server its on only

So I have a Windows Server 2012 R2, with IIS 8. I have a website setup in IIS that hosts a webservice (old-school webservice .asmx), also on the same server is SQL DATA TOOLS and an SSIS package. I ...

Windows Networking Setup

I work at a small veterinary business, and because I am the only one with any technical background I have defaulted into being our poor excuse for a sysadmin. I don't know enough about networking, but ...

SSRS - enable FIPS supported algorithm

I have configured my windows server 2012 R2 with FIPS enabled. When i try to generate a excel report(EXCELOPENXML/xlsx), its giving rrRenderError in the SSRS server. When i check the log file, It ...

Server DNS Resolve issue

So I'm currently using VMware Pro 12 for the purpose of a lab environment. The problem I have now is that on my domain controller I can't ping my client, although the client is configured properly. ...

How to configure port forwarded link to apache on Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard 64-bit

I have installed apache2 on Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard 64-bit system. I can locally open explorer browser and access the server on http://localhost . I asked the client for a public IP of the ...

User account with limited admin rights win server 2012

0 down vote favorite I am having a situation where I have to create an admin account that can do all the maintenance on clients computers(add to server, install software and all client computer ...

Enabling folder access on non-domain computer from specific domain computer without password authentication

We have the following topology in our web system: Backend server: inside the domain; operates administrative features which manage the entire system. Front-end server: outside the domain; exposed on ...

WSUS corrupted: Can't uninstall, repair, or remove (Error 0x800f0831)

Have a single server site, running Windows 2012 R2 They had a long power cut, and the server uncleanly shut down when the UPS gave out. We had a few other programs and database issues, but I've ...

How to stop IIS parent website taking priority over virtual application

I have a simple setup. I have a wordpress website setup at the root of a subdomain api.website.com. This will act as documentation for an API. I then have the API itself, built with asp.net and i want ...

Is there a Microsoft AD EST Server?

A little background first: My QA and Development team have been designing and testing against an fake EST server. It looks to be be a build of Cisco Systems example EST Server @ https://github.com/...

Simba ODBC driver (130) Unable to authenticate with Google BigQuery

When I trying to connect to BigQuery with Simba ODBC driver using service authentication, I have error (130) Unable to authenticate with Google BigQuery. But only on Windows Server 2012 R2. For ...
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