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28 views

Mixed network, Linux-to-Linux hostname resolution issues

At work we have an WinSBS domain at the heart of our network, which is all Windows PCs. The domain controller is acting as a DNS for these computers. I have recently added some personal use Linux ...
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1answer
39 views

How to track rogue workgroups or domains

I have a strong feeling one of our desktop support techs is doing this, but I want to see if I can track this down before I start accusing people. I just dont know how... While logging into a local ...
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51 views

Allow user to login in server 2008 R2

I am trying to login my user in server 2008 with domain controller as per this document. But the "Allow log on locally" in Group policy is not enabled. It is in hidden mode and one warning message is ...
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windows server 2003: how do i know on which users have logged on a computer?

My users are managed through a windows server 2003. I have to know which users have logged on a specific machine, on a specific day. I know how to list all the log on operation, but I have to know ...
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1answer
134 views

Script to run after joining domain

Is there a possibility to do this? I want to run a script that defines my network drivers and runs an .exe after it joined the domain.
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24 views

in case of domain redirect, should i add a new DNS zone for each domain?

I have a main website, say example.com, and I have 10 other domain names doing 301 Permanent Redirect, say example.me, example.co.uk .. etc The extra domains are just to protect my brand and it will ...
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0answers
178 views

Create new domain user in window server 2008

I have some doubts regarding windows server 2008 permissions and settings. 1)How to create new user in windows server 2008 domain same as "Administrator" user? (With same permissions). I tried ...
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1answer
59 views

How to continue working with Logged in Domain User when the Domain Server is down?

Windows 2012 and Windows 7 machines: Some of the users were working in the Domain User Account. While we were working, the domain controller become unavailable and the user accounts got locked. So we ...
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2answers
90 views

How to input a list of websites, and it output list of IP's?

Does anyone know of a way to simply output a website's IP address, that could be input in an excel sheet? Ex. www.cnn.com www.google.com www.superuser.com IP1 IP2 IP3 Something in cmd would be ...
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27 views

Domain name working but full-qualified not

So I have installed a service that accesses via: \\machine name\folder\service.exe. This works and runs fine. However if I install via a fully qualified domain name: \\machine ...
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1answer
309 views

Wireless Disabled When Connected to Domain and Wired

When I'm connected to a Domain and wired lan is connected, wireless connections disappears. Wireless Connection in Networks devices is not greyed out. I have tried running" wmic nic where ...
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1answer
1k views

How long users can log on without any domain controller availible?

So here is the question. How long computer, without access to any domain controller allow user with domain credentials to log on? I read tons of stuff and now have suggestion that logon is availible ...
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1answer
73 views

Setup a Simple Domain for Windows and Mac

I have a couple of windows pc's and a mac at home and don't like the idea that i have to have accounts on all the computer for each user at home. Is there a simple domain, no tech-net subscription for ...
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1answer
16k views

How can I find out which user groups my domain user belongs to? [duplicate]

Running Windows 7 on my work PC, how can I check which groups I am a part of on the domain from my PC? I know how to check the local groups using MMC (Microsoft Management Console), just not the ...
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1answer
68 views

is whoisthisdomain by nirsoft safe? [closed]

I have been in the domain world for about 3 months now but have already been a victim of front running. I use the command line now, but I don't like typing commands and sometimes I get "server failed" ...
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1answer
691 views

How to Get List/Reference Computers on a Domain, When My computer is Not a Part of that Domain

This is a question I posted on Stack Overflow: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/15211175/how-to-get-list-reference-computers-on-a-domain-when-my-computer-is-not-a-part I'm looking to get a list ...
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1answer
44 views

Windows 7 workstation network issue

I have a client that has 20+ computers on a domain. All the computers can see each other as well as the servers except one. I have checked these: Remote login Windows firewall is turned off there ...
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3answers
6k views

Re-joining a computer to domain

I have a problem with a Windows 7 PC that had been a member of the domain. When I try to logon to this PC with domain credentials I get a message similar to The trust relationship between this ...
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2answers
1k views

Windows 7 Home Premium + Domains

Colud you help me in joining to a domain with Windows 7 Home Premium and Windows Vista Home Basic? As I know it has no native support for it. Thanks in advance.
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1answer
165 views

Why does my Windows login screen display another username?

On my company's computer at work, I found another person's username on my login dialog for Exchange. I examined the security logs and found no traces of remote or local access. No one uses this ...
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1answer
2k views

Local user vs. domain user? What is the right way here?

I'm a software developer in a company with 6 employees. Everyone has a machine for him-/herself, so none of the machines is shared. I'm currently setting up my machine with Windows 8 and was ...
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1answer
547 views

How to run a dns server on a home network?

I have a typical home network. Cable modem connects to router, everything else connects to that router. I have manually assigned IP addresses to MAC addresses of the various devices that connect to ...
3
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1answer
175 views

I'm replacing some coworkers' old (Win XP) PCs with new ones (Win 7). They only login via the network domain. Will all files/settings transfer?

So, four coworkers of mine are getting new Windows 7-installed machines to replace their ancient Windows XP ones. All of these users login to the (Windows Server 2003) domain for mail and files, etc., ...
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1answer
419 views

How can you give 2 virtual servers the same name in the same domain?

We had 3 laptops each having a vmware biztalk enviroment. this runs on a server 2008 and we used our doamin account to log in to them. all three virtual machines had the same name biztalkdev. and ...
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2answers
782 views

run logon script per any logon in Windows

Currently I have a logon.bat script that runs when users logon to a computer with their domain account. The problem is only users with the logon script specified in their profile (user's properties -> ...
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1answer
517 views

Install a shared printer on a workgroup computer as a local printer on a domain computer?

I'd like to install a local printer on a domain computer such that it's available for all users who subsequently login. The printer itself is attached to a computer that isn't part of the domain but ...
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1answer
2k views

How to display all accessible domains on Windows 7?

I belong to one specific domain, but I would like to access the other local domains, that I am allowed to browsed, just like on XP (image below). Is that even possible to do so in Windows 7 ?
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0answers
483 views

How to access network shares as a different user

I have several network shares mapped to users on the login.script (Windows 2003 Domain controller) I am trying to access a certain share with administrator rights. The problem is that if I try to ...
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1answer
2k views

Can't ping devices by IP address for devices allocated IPs by DHCP

I have a home network with a Trendnet wireless router and a Windows Domain. The Domain Controller/DNS server is a Windows 2000 Server and is configured to forward queries to DNS servers provided by ...
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2answers
2k views

Installing software using local account Vs Active Directory login

I have a computer joined to an AD domain. If I install software using the local account, will it show up when I login using my domain account?
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2answers
2k views

Difference between http://connect and manually joining domain?

I just got to play around with Windows Small Business Server 2011 for the past couple weeks, and one feature I think is cool is that to join a domain, you just need to go to http://connect in your web ...
2
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2answers
3k views

Login to a windows (domain) user account when not connected to internet

When I am on my local network I log into a computer that is added to a domain. This creates a local user profile with my documents, desktop etc. Problem is that I am unable to login to this account ...
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2answers
920 views

What will happen when I join an existing machine to a domain?

I have a computer that is currently in use. It is a daily used personal computer. I want to create a domain controller and add this machine to the domain. What will be the effect of the machine ...
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2answers
9k views

Domain user not having admin rights on local machine

I'm using Windows 2003 server as active directory and Windows 7 as a station. I need to have a regular domain user have admin rights on local machine. I added domain user to local admin group but they ...
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1answer
111 views

How can I change (locally) a hyperlink on a site to point to a different location? Opera, Windows XP

How can I change all instances of a hyperlink pointing to, say, domain_address_a, to point to domain_address_b (still a string address, not an IP address, both URLs in this case belong to the same ...
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1answer
2k views

Windows XP - Forced to login as Guest when accessing a computer through Windows Explorer

In Windows XP, when I attempt to connect to one of my co-workers computers to share files, I get the following screen: I cannot enter a username, because the username text box is disabled; I can ...
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3answers
2k views

Linux workstation in Windows domain

I work in a Windows environment where I have to login to a Windows domain at the login dialog, so that I can authenticate myself to the network. I want to use Linux on my machine but I do not know ...
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2answers
2k views

copied user profile, now get “cannot access device…appropriate permissions” on system files

I'm running a Windows 7 x64 desktop. I had to replace my domain controller after losing the old one without a backup, so when I created a new domain user, of course, the system sees it as a different ...
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1answer
382 views

How can I reconnect a domain user account to an older account folder?

One of our older domain accounts got deleted (ugh), and after I recreated it yesterday, the client computer created a new account on the PC, even though I recreated the domain account exactly as it ...
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1answer
3k views

Can't access internet using a domain joined computer outside the domain environment

We had an unused computer at work, so I took it home. It had been joined to the domain and hasn't been unjoined. When I try to use it at home (logging in with a local admin account) I can't seem to ...
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5answers
9k views

Using Remote Desktop, connect to a Windows 7 domain user account without first logging on locally?

I have a dell laptop (henceforth we'll call this the server) running Windows 7 Enterprise. The server is part of my company's domain. My primary user account is a domain account. When I am at home ...
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3answers
11k views

Use runas with a domain account on a non-domain machine in Windows 2k/XP/Vista/7

My Windows 7 computer is on LAN in an intranet with a Windows domain, but it is not a member of that domain. However, I need to run some applications under domain accounts while I'm logged on locally ...
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1answer
192 views

Changing user password logged in as Admin

I forgot my Windows XP password to logon to my laptop. My username is on the "Office" domain for work. When I logon as the Administrator I have to logon to the local domain "This computer". How do I ...
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1answer
5k views

Removing old domain user files from local machine

How do I delete old domain user files from local machine. Like the ones in: C:\Users\Documents and Settings\ Because it will leave some stuff in the registry as well. Is there a proper way to ...
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1answer
500 views

Return the currently logged on domain using Autohotkey

I am writing a script and want to check whether the user is currently logged into the local machine or to the windows domain. I specifically want to get the name of the domain, as the script may be ...
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2answers
8k views

How do I change my windows domain password when my PC is not on the domain?

How do I change my windows domain password when my PC is not on the domain? I know Outlook web access normally provides this option, but that option has been switched off.
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4answers
884 views

Refusing access to home network just to one user account in windows

I'd like to set up a guest account on my laptop so that people can use it at my home, including internet access as usual via my wifi router, but not access the drive shares on my LAN. I have the ...
2
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1answer
166 views

Printers from multiple workgroups

I have a windows laptop that is on one domain at my office but I'd also like to be able use the printers on my home workgroup when I'm at home. Is there any way to do this, such as maybe having ...
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2answers
1k views

Computer on Windows Domain not accepting daylight savings time

my computer is on a domain with about 30 other computers and mine is the only one that hasnt rolled forward to daylight savings time. i have rebooted and all that. Does anyone have any suggestions? ...
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3answers
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How do I change my windows domain password from Mac OS X?

Macs work well in Windows corporate environments, but a lot of companies require you to change your password after a period of time (3 months for example). How do you change your Windows domain ...