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RDP from domain workstation to non-domain workstation via VPN

I am trying to RDP from a domain computer to a non-domain computer over a VPN. I created a rdp profile for a specified user (for example user name: USERX) with the option to save the password. I am ...
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22 views

Microsoft Excel and Omnis hang sometimes when connected to domain

This is a very bizarre problem a customer is having. When his laptop (Windows 7 Pro) is connected to the domain, the chance exists that Microsoft Excel, Omnis, and maybe some other applications will ...
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Are there any issues with cloning a Windows installation?

I'm sure cloning isn't the Microsoft approved method, but will it actually give issues in the real world? Sysprepped images take additional time to set up and deploy (Setup is configuring your ...
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windows autologon in background

I have a domain connected Windows 7. On this pc two domain users can connect. One is my personal user that I currently use, the other is a user that I need in order to remotely launch tasks on this pc ...
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1answer
192 views

Windows 7 PC picking up wrong domain on network share

I have a network share \\myshare\my_dir and it had been working for quite some time without any issues. Now, suddenly, I cannot connect to the share. I sent a ping request for \\myshare and it ...
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2answers
247 views

Does Windows 7 re-enable Windows Firewall after removing from domain?

We have the following GPO's configured for our default domain policies: Computer Configuration\Policies\Windows Settings\Security Settings\Windows Firewall with Advanced Security\Domain Profile ...
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1answer
2k views

how to change logon screen for domain user in windows 7

i am logged on as domain user to windows 7 professional and listed as administrator , i tried changing the logon screen via change in registry in authentication logon change in group policy for ...
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0answers
33 views

How to access a PC with these conditions

I can't access a PC remotely and I'm trying to figure this out. The PC is on our corporate domain (Still in AD - Shows on PC) Ping via IP, not with PCName.domain Can't access it thru UNC Path ...
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120 views

Admin account logging in and straight back out when changing from domain to workgroup

Note: I already asked this question on Server Fault, but it was locked as non-professional. I'm still interested to see what might've caused the problem here in case something similar comes up again. ...
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1answer
518 views

Can't login to domain as Administrator on Windows 7 Pro

I am trying to decrease user account rights on a computer running Windows 7 pro newly added to a domain. I connected to the domain fine, and when I tried to install software I got the "need ...
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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
91 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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1answer
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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
2k views

How to change local IP to domain name so a host can access a VM?

I've managed to set up a Debian server (in a VM) and now I can access it in the Windows 7 host at 192.168.56.101 Is there any way to "map" that IP to a domain name? It doesn't have to be accessible ...
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1answer
312 views

The same user profile and other user icon shown twice on the log on screen of windows 7 pro

For some reason I have a machine that is showing the last user who logged in twice on the log on screen. After you hit the Ctrl-Alt-Delete command it will show the last user logged in but twice and it ...
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1answer
392 views

Why won't Windows 7 rejoin domain?

With Windows 7, I was working with a domain, we'll call it DOMAIN-A, for months without any problem. Then, recently I joined another domain, DOMAIN-B, for a couple of days. I've left DOMAIN-B and ...
0
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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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2answers
2k views

Can't connect to pc using Remote Desktop over VPN with Domain user account only

Craziest thing. I can't seem to login to my pc at work using my domain credentials. I am using Remote Desktop with a Cisco VPN and have tried both Mac and Win 7 remote machines. It appears that I can ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Update Windows 7 laptop domain profile over VPN

I have a company laptop that is a member of our domain, and I access the network using the Cisco VPN client 5.0.07.0290. I just changed my domain password at work using my desktop computer, and now ...
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2answers
2k views

Unable to connect to a domain network using Windows 7 Home Premium

My OS is Windows 7 Home Premium and I am unable to connect to our company's network. When I try to connect I get prompted to enter my username and password. However, I cannot add a domain. The ...
2
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3answers
5k views

When Removing a computer from a Domain, will I lose access to the previous user

I have a computer which was joined to a domain. That domain no longer exists. I've learned that its' fairly straight forward to remove the domain association from the computer (and I do know I need ...
2
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1answer
4k views

Remove Domain Association; Domain controller no longer exists

I have a Win 7 computer for work. The company was acquired and the original domain controller no longer exists. In fact, we don't use a domain controller at all. Does having a non-exist domain ...
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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
2k views

Reassociating profile with domain

I have a Windows 7 machine that has been part of a Windows 2003 SBS domain for well over a year now. When I arrived back to work today from about two weeks off, I powered up my machine and tried to ...
0
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1answer
6k views

How to block USB port and CD-ROM in Windows 7 through Group Policy?

I want to block USB port and CD-ROM access in my organization through domain (GPM). I have Windows 7 on all the computers in the organization and also have Windows Server 2008. How can I do this? I've ...
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3answers
2k views

(How) can I join a workgroup while remaining on a domain in Windows 7?

I learned (the hard way) that joining a workgroup while on a domain removes you from a domain. I need the computer connected to the domain so it can connect it's internet, but I would like to ...
0
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0answers
111 views

How do I install Skype on a domain computer so that anyone who logs in does NOT have to go through the initial config?

I installed Skype when logged on to the (local) admin account. Now, when I log off that, and log on as myname on the domain, I have to click through the intial setup steps (after you've already run ...
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2answers
330 views

Logging into domain but not able to search it?

For what I've been reading in several similar questions, it seems to me that this is actually a featured designed to work in the way that I'm seeing it, but part of it still does not seem right. So, ...
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0answers
3k views

Windows 7 Slow to Load When not on Domain Network

We've recently setup a new domain on our office network and joined all laptops to it. When I log onto Windows 7 while plugged into the network, I pass the logon screen and the Welcome screen within ...
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1answer
471 views

Outlook 2010 “forgets” password

I am running Outlook 2010 on Windows 7 Pro x64 on a domain. Outlook is connecting to exchange, and the username and password should be pulled from my logon credentials. The problem is, about every ...
5
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1answer
532 views

Contents of network share won't refresh without restart?

We have network shares on a machine running Small Business Server 2008. All domain users have access to this share, and a batch script maps it to the T: drive upon logging into Windows. One user is ...
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., ...
2
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1answer
842 views

“The specified domain either does not exist or could not be contacted” while configuring Primary Domain Controller

I want to configure the Primary Domain Controller (PDC). But, when I input user name and password in the domain, a dialog is shown: The specified domain either does not exist or could not be ...
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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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1answer
1k views

Windows 7 access to share folder in multi domain

I use vpn to connect my PC to another domain. When at this state,the vpn connection is on, but I can no longer access a share folder in another PC using the first domain credentials. It says I don't ...
3
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1answer
82 views

Just bought a domain, setting up a couple server applications for the first time

I recently bought a domain, mainly for website experimentation, game servers and a ventrillo. I'm running all this from my home computer, and I am using freedns.afraid.org as my ddns nameserver. ...
2
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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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5answers
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Unable to join the domain with Windows 7 professional

I've just received a new laptop with a ghosted Windows 7 Professional image. When I go join the machine to the domain I see the 'Domain' text box greyed out (the system is in Spanish) : My local ...
6
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3answers
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How to delay Windows 7 autologon, so that the Domain will be available?

The registry mods here for setting a Windows 7 AutoAdminLogon on a Domain worked beautifully, except: The submission of username and password is before the domain server is available to authenticate ...
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3answers
3k views

Add domain user as local admin in Windows 7 using VPN to connect to domain

I am rebuilding my work computer from scratch and need to add my domain user as a local admin on my computer. I have successfully added my PC to the domain, but I cannot add my domain user account to ...
0
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1answer
55 views

Centralize data at home for users

In my house I would like to setup a sort of domain, I think. I have two or three desktops and would like to centralize my data per user. I would like to make each user login and all his items are ...
4
votes
2answers
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How does the Roaming folder work?

Am I understanding the Roaming folder correctly (C:\Users\{user}\AppData\Roaming)? When I log out from the domain on my PC, it copies everything into the "domain cloud" so to speak. Then when I log ...
2
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1answer
220 views

Windows 7 search domain unexpected behavior

I'm experimenting with the Windows 7 search domain option, so I can fake wildcard *.dev URL's. I registered (for now) with a free dns service (www.cloudns.org) and added a wildcard A record pointing ...
4
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1answer
907 views

Auto Relogon after remote access by admin

I see this article about auto login when joined to a domain. Windows 7 Automatic Login when on a Domain I have a similar scenario. But there is an occasion when a user may want to log on remotely and ...
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4answers
17k views

Wallpaper in Windows 7 locked down by domain group policy?

So I am in a situation where my wallpaper is locked to a specific image on my work computer via group policy. I can't change it via the Personalization settings since it is grayed out and says it has ...
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3answers
399 views

runas domain access?

I want to execute a file on a share but I need to use a domain account to access it. I've tried runas /user:domain\user \\someshare\foo.exe. It prompts for the domain account's password, which I ...
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1answer
1k views

Cannot Access Local Network Shares (Strange Schannel and lsass.exe issues)

When I browse to my own computer's shares by going to \\MYCOMPUTERNAME\ ; I cannot access any of the shares on my LOCAL machine (nor can I access them remotely) and it generates about 40 of the ...
2
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3answers
4k views

Fast User Switch Compatibility service missing in windows 7 prof. (domain member)

My workstation with Windows7 professional is a member of a domain. I have local administator priviledges, and a separate account with standard privileges as every other user in company. I need to ...
6
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3answers
1k views

Block domain, website, without waiting for localhost (hosts)

There is a related question here. I can use Administrator, install extra software, whatever needs to be done. My problem is: I can't block websites entirely. Like in AdBlock Plus, you add a rule ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I VPN into a domain and act as if it is local?

I've looked and looked and the internet seems to have finally failed me, there's no information on my specific issue. I have two locations, and one server (sbs 2008); I need them to act like one ...