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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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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How can I add a computer to a local AD?

I have AD running on a box in my network, its setup with foo.local AD (locally). Im now trying to add another computer (running win7 ult) but when I try to add the computer to domain it shows an error ...
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How can I add a FQDN to a Centos VM running on VirtualBox?

I would like to add a fully qualified domain name to my Centos 6 VM that is running on virtualbox. The virtualbox is set to be in bridged mode. I'm a windows programmer, and I am as far as they get ...
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How to force a virtual machine to uncache windows domain credentials

I have a Windows 8 host (latest patches) in an AD domain. a windows 7 (latest patches) virtualbox VM also within the the same domain The issue is that I've been through 2 password change cycles ...
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Permissions issue migrating data across domains

I have 2 domains, lets call them "OLDDomain" and "NEWDomain". The previous admin "migrated" the users from OLDDomain to NEWDomain by painstakingly going through active directory user by user. Then ...
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Shared Folders - Network Resource not Available

We have five computers (example "COMP1", "COMP2", etc.) at a remote site hooked-up to our domain. Each computer has a shared folder which gives full permissions to the local administrators group. To ...
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How to solve this DNS issue?

I have an Apache web server (on a Windows VPS) and a while ago I registered a .tk domain. Then I picked (ns1.afraid.org) and (ns2.afraid.org) as my name servers and I pointed mydomain.tk to ...
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How do I remote desktop into a windows 8 pc to a live.com user account without being prompted for username and password?

How do I remote desktop into a windows 8 pc to a live.com user account without being prompted for username and password? I've tried a number of user name and domain combinations, but they all fail on ...
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DNS setup on a VPS. Should I change something on the domaine registrar?

I installed a DNS server on my VPS running Windows 2012 server. I created ns1.mydomain.com and ns2.mydomain.com pointing to the vps ip address. Now do I have to change something on the domain ...
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is it possible for a server to know which client(IP) did a DNS query for its domain name?

Let's assume I have a domain name, for example, myproxy.com. Then I have many websites, like kitty.myproxy.com , wow.myproxy.com I want to configure an authoritative DNS server for the domain name. I ...
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How to set up multiple websites on a server with one static IP?

I have a server which has one static IP address (let's say it's x.x.x.x). How can I set up multiple websites on this server? What I can think of is creating multiple website and publish them through ...
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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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Point network solutions domain to fatcow

I bought a domain on network solutions and I bought hosting on fatcow.com. How can I point my domain on NS to fatcow? I don't want to transfer my domain name to fatcow because i like NS and it costs ...
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Adding a domain alias in ISPConfig

ISPConfig 3 has the option to add Alias Domains in the menu under the Sites tab. The challenge is I do not understand 2 of the fields that I have to supply: Redirect Type (what is this?) Options: - ...
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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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Forwarding of root URL only?

I have a domain and I would like and visits to the root of the domain only to be forwarded. For example: www.domain.com -> www.domain.com/holding However www.domain.com/home ...
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About reserved domains name

According to this wikipedia article Followings are reserved domains: example: reserved for use in examples invalid: reserved for use in obviously invalid domain names localhost: reserved to avoid ...
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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 ...
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one machine support multiple domains? [duplicate]

If we have a single physical box (single IP address), how could it support multiple domain names, for example, I want to support domains in two patterns, Pattern is ends with common suffix (b.com), ...
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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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Update Name Server dynamically

So far I use the nameservers like this ns1.example.com ns2.example.com ..... Let say hosting server under the above nameservers is down. Can we update NS dynamically? I mean ns1.example.com (start ...
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Why do you need two different IPs for each NS record in order to run DNS test

Some of my domains run using two different IPs for each ns property in their DNS records, e.g.: ns1.example-1.com 5.5.5.10 ns2.example-1.com 5.5.5.11 and some of my domains have the same IP for ...
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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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Windows Server 2012 cannot connect to local domain controller

I've installed Windows Server 2012, and now I'm trying to make it a domain controller. I followed the tutorial here ...
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add ftp server to a subdomain

I'm currently running an ftp server (vsftpd) on my site say www.domain.com. I'd like to change this so users can type in ftp.domain.com instead of www.domain.com to get to my ftp. I'm confused with ...
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How to remotely find out a linux hostname without the use of DNS?

If I want to find out how the hostname of a remote linux machine on my LAN is, how can I achieve this given I don't have access via SSH etc.? Probably depends if linux is part of a WINS domain I ...
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http://domain different to http://www.domain, yet same code

I'm using wordpress on hostgator and for some reason root domain is directing to apparently different code to the www subdomain. That is to say, this: http://www.domain.com is producing different ...
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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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samba 3.6, group permissions from active directory, "

I'm doing zfs configuration testing, and I'm trying to join a server to our AD domain. So far as I can tell I have successfully joined the domain with SAMBA 3.6. I can query for users and groups. ...
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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 ...
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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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DNS Records for expired domains [closed]

Is there anyway to look up the ds record for an expired domain name? I need to find the dns record/information relating to an expired domain name but the domain has already expired.
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How to join a new computer to domain?

I'm trying to join a new computer to a domain. It asks me for the username and password, but when I enter them it says that the username and password are incorrect. But I know that they work properly ...
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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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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 ...
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Why join a domain (from user's point of view) if user can map drives and add network printers without joining? [closed]

I know policies can be imposed from a network administrators point of view to make things easier to manage and control, but what does a user lose out on by not joining a domain? For example, let's ...
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Let someone else manage my internet domain? [closed]

I would like to allow someone else to manage my domain names. They would need complete technical access (change dns, etc), but I don't want to give them access to things like transfer, payment, or ...
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Linux volatile user home areas

This is actually a 2 part question, one for design decisions, and the other a technical question: In our current network, we have Linux clients that authenticate against a server, and mount the ...
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Refresh Domain Credentials Cache via command-line

Is there a way to refresh the cache a domain-computer keeps to store domain passwords? I have a PC that is infrequently on the network, and the occasion happens where I would like the manually update ...
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Got an error trying to join a domain

I have a Windows 7 machine, in which I've installed the Microsoft Virtual PC, so that I can have Windows XP on the Win7 machine. (I need it for some legacy development.) I've renamted the VPC and then ...
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Domain has no mail exchangers

This problem has occurred last week when I was trying to send email as well as waiting email from another person. I have a domain (@k***s.com), and while I am able to send and receive to/from ...
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How to remove warning message leftover from domain on Windows 8 login

I have a laptop that used to be a domain machine that is no longer part of that domain. One of the things the domain setup was a warning screen with legalese that you must accept before being able to ...
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Redirect a Domain if server is down

I am currently searching for a way to redirect users if my server is down. Is there any way to do such a thing? Like: If someone wants to connect to my Teamspeak-Server but its offline, it should ...
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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 ...
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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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Make UAC stop asking for password of first installer

When I execute a program that makes the UAC jump I get the following message: Do you want to allow the following program from an unknown publisher to make changes to this computer? That is fine. ...
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Preferred virtual domain / network setup for development lab [closed]

Given the following requirements: 1 - a virtual dev domain 2 - all VMs can access to the Internet (e.g. for Windows Update) 3 - other physical hosts cannot access the virtual network What is the ...
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Can not access to clients from other clients in domain

Thanks for attention Recently I configured a domain network (I mean join my 20 clients running windows to a DC with 192.168.1.100 IP) and all the computer added successfully and create a computer ...
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how to hide public ip adress on irc channel

I have public ip address (for example 77.77.77.222). When somebody type /who on irc channel he sees: Linkas@77.77.77.222 How can I hide under a domain? For example Linkas@mydomain.tk
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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.