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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Joining a domain breaks Ctrl+Alt+Del functionality

I have several computers that have been in place running UltraVNC for a little over a year. The Ctrl+Alt+Delete key sequence that can be sent from UltraVNC has been working fine up to this point. ...
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Access restricted domain from server

I live outside the US, but have a server in the US to access domains which are limited to US citizens via ssh dynamic port forwarding. It is somewhat troublesome though, to always log into the server ...
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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 ...
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Tumblr custom domains don't load at all

This seems really obscure, but for some reason ALL Tumblr sites that use a custom domain don't load for me. Regular Tumblr subdomains do load, though. For instance, this loads for me: ...
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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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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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8080 port in nginx not able to serve for certain wordpress website

I don't know if it's related to the domain records pointing rules. I configured for other website as well and they are fine. I used 8080 as the port for the websites. But for this particular site, ...
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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. ...
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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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Why don't TLDs resolve?

Why aren't there any services on TLDs? Is there any particular reason there aren't websites at http://org/ or http://com/ ? It seems like it would be the ideal place to put information about the ...
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2 Web Servers, 2 Domains, 1 WAN IP configuration

The Problem: I have 2 domains, 2 web servers, 1 WAN IP. 1 server is hosting www.site1.com, and the other should be hosting, www.site2.com. I forwarded the domain, to a port that is forwarded to that ...
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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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Hosting several domains on one server using IIS 7

I have created several web sites inside IIS7 on my server. All of them use the same ip and port, but different host names. Currently I have set the host name to www.mydomain.com. Now my question is, ...
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Do i have to create folders for new domain names?

I already have a hosting server with an existing name-server. I just purchased 3 domain names from a different vendor and supplied them with the correct name servers. Do I have to create the ...
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Does repairing Windows with installation remove it from its current domain?

I have a machine with Windows XP installed on it. It is also a member of a domain. I need to repair Windows using the installation of the same copy of Windows XP. Does repairing with installation ...
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Why does booting Windows 7 take longer after adding a user account

I am using my laptop for school, aswell as for work. In order to access certain network drives at work, i need to be part of a domain. Therefore, when im at work i login to the domain there. Ever ...
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Login to a Windows domain from MacBook Air

Is it possible to login to a Windows domain from a MacBook Air over WiFi? I can login fine using a wired connected but couldn't using WiFi. WiFi security is 802.1x.
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Redirect subdomain to internal IP

I have a Fortigate 80C at home and have a number of servers hosted: mail, git, web, RDP, voip etc. Now I want these subdomains to redirect to certain internal IPs: mail.domain.com > 192.168.0.200 ...
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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 ...
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Firefox adding www when trying to resolve a domain

I'm trying to reach api.example.com, but when I do Firefox says: Couldn't resolve server www.api.example.com What is going on? Why is Firefox adding the www by itself? It works fine in Chrome, ...
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Point godaddy domain to dedicated server (Windows Server 2003) [closed]

That is it. So i have a godaddy domain and a server running Windows Server 2003 + WAMP with a public static IP (accesible via internet). So, the only thing i want to know is how to point my godaddy ...
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How to find out domain's email provider

I need to find out what provider is providing emails for a domain (like emailacct@companyname.org). I know I can find the provider for hosting a domain but how can I find out about emails for a ...
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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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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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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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Outlook 2007 “remember my password” does not remember the domain

When I enter my username/password on Outlook 2007, it doesn't log in unless I type DOMAIN\userId If I click "Remember my password", the next time the dialog doesn't work to log me in because it ...
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Every non-existing domain gets redirected to one IP address / domain registrator?

If I open a browser and try to open a "lksdjklsdj" domain, I'm redirected to some IP address (217.115.192.15). Also, if I ping "kslaxcsd", I also get a reply from the same IP, instead of "host ...
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Hostname Aliases in XP Pro

In XP Pro how can I create a local alias for hostnames of some other computers on the domain? When I created an entry in any of hosts, lmhosts, or lmhosts.sam, I can ping a computer with the alias, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Any command line tool checking windows domain password?

Does Windows provide a command line utility that lets me check a domain user's password? It is sufficient that the utility returns success(0) if I provide a matching domain user name and password. ...
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How to link an html page on Apache to a domain name?

I just registered a domain name via godaddy.com. Is there some help for a beginner somewhere on how to serve my website on the domain. To begin with, I want to set it up to display an HTML page ...
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Windows XP SP3 User profile restoration

I messed around by accident with the computer and I am a new IT intern. I restored my system as I had lost everything stored in my profile. A new profile 'mlinda" is created with a proper domain ...
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Web Server with Multiple Domains

I am running a Web Server which has single dynamic IP and many websites are running on several different ports. The server I am running are IIS7 and WAMP. I have around 5 websites in total running ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Sending an email to AOL is being delayed and emails becomes undeliverable

While trying to send an email from my work's domain I receive a bounce back in about 4hrs so the email does not reach the targeted person. I have send an email from Hotmail account to the same AOL ...
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run application as domain user from VPN [duplicate]

I am connected to a VPN as a domain user. I would like to run a local application as the domain user from the VPN instead of my local workgroup user. If i select run as different user and insert the ...
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Take xp machine off domain but keep accounts

I recently had a domain controller go down at my company (small biz) and its going to be a while until we get it running again. Is there a way to remove the domain from the laptops but still have the ...
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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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Domains and their origin [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Who owns all domains? I know that sites such as GoDaddy sell domain names. Where do they obtain these domain names to sell? What I am asking is: The internet is ...
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Who owns all domains? [closed]

I know some sites like GoDaddy and such sell domains. Where do they get these domains from? Is there somebody who sold all the domains originally. The internet is free and isn't owned by anybody. ...
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How to find mail log

I have an old ICQ account that is attached to an old email. I don't know which email account it is, as ICQ just says my password was emailed to XXXXXX@mydomain.com. I own that domain still, but it's ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Why common two IP addresses for two nameservers in one server

In this common case: ns1.domain.com: IP1 ns2.domain.com: IP2 What I know the two IP addresses used like if one unreachable, the other will use as a secondary choice and user still can access the ...