In Information Technology, a domain can refer to any number of things. At its core it refers to a general area in which a specific type of data exists. Under internet terminology, domain refers to a realm of control on the internet. Under networking terminology, a domain can refer to a group of ...

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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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Registered domain 'list'

This question is similar to what I am wanting, but not quite. I have searched, without even a hint of success, for a way to 'browse' all registered domains by TLD - not just per registrar. P.S.: If ...
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Computer cannot reach primary domain controller, but can reach all other computers and secondary domain controllers

I have a small problem where one computer (a virtual machine) cannot reach the primary domain controller, but it can reach the secondary domain controllers and all other computers. The computers are ...
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Is it possible to allow a user of Domain A to write to Domain B fileshare without a trust relationship?

I'm currently working with two Windows 2008 servers, each running on completely separate domains with no possibility of setting up a trust relationship between them. What I need to find a way of ...
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How can I make a domain point to a certain port without doing www.example.com:7000

I have a domain, and I would like to point play.thedomain.com to the ip:port, so I want my play.something.com to point to, let's say 127.0.0.1:25577 (I know, that's localhost, just an example) I do ...
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Do I need a separate hosting plan for each domain if I want the sites responsive?

I have a few new domains that I want to reserve. When a user goes to any of those URLs I want the action to, somehow, redirect the user to a primary site that I already have a hosting plan for. And ...
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Join an Active Directory domain with Linux without being an Administrator

My current task is to configure a testing virtual machine to join our company's AD domain, so users can login with domain credentials. I am only responsible to make tests with that VM, that will be ...
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When using Google Apps, what is the best way to configure additional domains?

Presently, I have it set up like below. I'll put my question first, then you can see my configuration below. So how I have it set up, all my mail from my other domains is forwarded to my main ...
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How to interpret output of nmblookup -A

The command nmblookup -A IP_address returns, according to the man page, a node status query on this address. A typical output is: Looking up status of 192.168.253.101 HPB4B52F0559C2 ...
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Virtualmin - nginx document roots not displaying correctly

I recently set up Virtualmin on a clean Debian7-32bit VPS. I decided to go with nginx instead of Apache. Virtualmin sets up separate config files for each "virtual host", which I guess is fine. I ...
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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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Give rights to a sub map on my domain?

Is it possible to safely give other people FTP rights to one or more sub-maps within my domain? I want people that know how to work with FTP clients directly upload to my domain instead of using my ...
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Constant changing password [closed]

Anyway of making a domain account password change (say every 5 minutes) automatically. Linking to a web app or mobile app would be awesome Thanks
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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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Login as user “Administrator” vs. “.\Administrator”

I'm using Remote Desktop to log in to a remote machine. What is the difference between specifying .\ before the username, and not? For example: Username = Administrator and Username = ...
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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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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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copy a user directory from one to another workstation on a same domain

Please advise me how to copy a user directory from one workstation to another on the same domain. Does a normal copy and paste would do?? Because, whatever the article I'm finding does not say ...
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Can't access websites with .me domain

I can't seem to access sites that end in .me, like about.me or flavors.me Every other website seems to work fine, but I just can't access those particular ones. I'm on Starbucks wifi, so I don't know ...
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DNS issue with domain, NS are not recognized / working

So I have the teothemes.com domain. I recently moved it to another server. I defined the nameservers at the godaddy interface like this: And then just changed the nameservers of the domain to ...
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DCOM unable to communicate with domain

I have Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition. I am getting the following error: Dcom unable to communicate with domain_name event id: 10009
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Applying local GPOs to a computer disconnected from domain controller

I want to apply local group policies to a number of machines. To apply group policies on a computer one can run this command: GPUPDATE However, if a computer is setup on a domain, but is ...
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Can I create a DNS domain for local use?

Is there a way for me to assign a domain name to a computer's local IP address, not for use with people outside the network? Preferably with no need to buy said domain. A example would to use ...
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How to set up host name for a new domain to point to home server?

I am trying to set up a Host Name for a domain so that it points to my home server but I am confused about instructions at go daddy.com. If my domain is mydomain.me and my external ip address is ...
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NSLOOKUP Default Server: UnKnown How to fix it [closed]

I execute NSLOOKUP and see C:>NSLOOKUP Default Server: UnKnown Address: 192.168.1.1 I am guessing that it should be something like C:> nslookup Default Server: ...
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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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How to find the last IP used for an expired domain name?

Is it possible to look up the last IP address of an expired domain name?
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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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Subdomain redirection to a home server with public IP

If I have a subdomain in my webhost, is it possible to redirect it to a sever that has a public IP? I created a subdomain using CPanel on my webhost. Because hosting costs are relatively high where I ...
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How does an authoritatve domain know when you IP address changes?

I have a SBS server running Exchange 2010. We had a domain and decided to change it. We would like to allow emails to come into the server from both the new and old domain. I read on the tech ...
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Can I host my own DNS service for non-local domain name lookup?

I keep getting information about how to host a local DNS for local domain names (like "MyComputer.local") when I search for this, but that is not what I want to do. OpenDNS is quite fast, but could I ...
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Network Privacy - Domain

I work remotely from home on my own personal computer. The network administrator joined my computer to the companies domain. I was told to use VPN as well. My question: When I am at home using my ...
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How can I confirm ownership of my domain by creating a DNS record?

I am trying to set up a custom email domain for my partner's personal website at sanchezgomez.info using outlook.com. I am trying to follow these instructions. Here's what I've done and where I'm ...
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Setting up domain email — the process of actually registering the email addresses

I own my own domain. However, the company I registered the domain with will not allow me to register any email addresses without paying for their web hosting plan -- which I don't want or need as I ...
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Move Exchange/AD users from root domain to child domain

We currently have a single Windows 2008 R2 Active Directory domain controller, and an Exchange 2010 server. We are in the process of adding a child domain on a second Active Directory server for an ...
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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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How to stop url re-direct to your server

Let's assume I own a domain www.abcd.com Someone else owns a domain www.wxyz.com Someone else is pointing all requests of his domain (www.wxyz.com) to my domain www.abcd.com Is there any way I ...
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Why can't I change the domain when connecting to network shares in Windows 8?

I have a computer running Windows 8.1 Pro. I also have Ubuntu 12.04.3 Server running within Hyper-V on the same machine. The Ubuntu server has Samba installed. Both the host and guest OS are connected ...
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Join Domain from VM

I have two VMs running on VMWare Player. I use NAT adapter settings. The host machine for VMs is running on corporate network. First VM has Domain controller running and I can log in on that machine ...
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My nameserver isn't registered?

My problem is that I am trying to set my domain's nameservers to the nameservers of my dedicated server. My domain is hosted by Namecheap, and everytime I try to input the two nameservers for my ...
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Second domain (and name server), single IP

I have a Windows Server 2008 with IIS 7 computer at home that has a static IP. A while back I've purchased a domain and have set the registrars DNS servers IP, so that the hostname resolves to my IP. ...
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How to block all connections on domain controller except one computer in domain

I want to block all connections in windows firewall on domain controller except computers in domain and allow domain clients only exchange files in one location by one program (total commander) How i ...
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Can Windows 8.1 RT join a domain

Can Windows 8.1 RT join an Active Directory 2012 domain? I've been looking around and I'm having a hard time determining if they are talking about 8.1 or 8.1 RT but its very unclear.
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If I register a domain, can i link other things to it or will I need to pay for hosting? [closed]

I was gonna get a domain name, but I've no idea about what happens once you buy one. Will I be able to point another site to it, or are they probably going to try get you to buy their hosting too? ...
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Where do I enter “domain” in remote desktop from windows xp?

I'm trying to connect to a remote desktop from windows xp. They gave me computer name domain username password Now where/how should I enter "domain"? If I don't enter any, I can't connect ...
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Access to the .co Zone File?

Not sure if SuperUser is the right place to ask this, feel free to move accordingly. I've been looking for how/where to get access to the complete .co zone file, but so far I only found a couple of ...
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Plesk 11.5: How to add a domain without hosting?

As an advance note, I am EXTREMELY new to server management and I have had no real world experience doing this type of thing nor have I been professionally trained. This is mainly something I'm trying ...
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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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Domain credentials not working on Windows 8.1 after reboot

On my new Windows 8.1 laptop installation, I can log in with my domain credentials when on the office/domain network. After hibernating the laptop and taking it offline I can still use my domain ...
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telnet localhost 25 not working on company domain network with win7

when I try to access my own PC (already tried 127.0.0.1, 'PCNAME' etc.) with command prompt via SMTP it always displays the No Connection message. How do I configure my PC correctly so this is ...