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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what is a scoped dns query?

In MAC OS X (Mavericks) i see multiple resolvers and i dont understand the difference between scoped and non-scoped dns query resolver as displayed below. $ scutil --dns DNS configuration resolver ...
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Determine which users actually use Office [on hold]

We have Office installed in our company's computers, which of course are in a domain. We are up for license renewal, and want to know which users really use Office, so we save some money by only ...
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Win2K8R2 dcpromo DSRM Password causes critical failure

I have a Win2K8R2 domain controller on an ESXi host. I have a second ESXi host on which I have created a new Win2K8R2 Server to be a secondary domain controller. The second server was added to the ...
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Name servers with one IP for .de domain

I have a VPS where I host few sites, the name server is in the same box. ns1 and ns2 have the same IP (my VPS's IP) because at namecheap the minimum number of name servers to assign for a domain is 2. ...
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Dns: results of dig of domain.com with and without www

I ran dig against a certain domain which I own, say for example domain.com. After executing dig domain.com, I obtained results like the following: ;; ANSWER SECTION: domain.com. 21600 IN A ...
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How to logon to a non-domain computer from one in a domain

I've met a rather annoying problem that should be very simple, but I can't seem to figure it out. I have a work laptop that is part of a domain, so my username is foobar\bob. I also have my home ...
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How do I check the domain name for a Mac?

I have Macs on a domain and I want to find out what their PC names are. I went to “System Preferences » Sharing” to look at the name, but in some cases it was blank. Is there another way to check ...
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Windows Server DNS ISSUE

I have a Forwarded Lookup Zone configured on my Windows DNS server. I have 2 Host Records created like: test.mydomain.com -> 200.154.144.14 www.mydomain.com -> 200.154.144.15 In addition, I have a ...
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WIndows SBS 2011 Standard - Connect Windows 8.1 Machines [migrated]

I manage a Windows SBS 2011 Standard Server. Recently had to connect 3 Windows 8.1 machines....but I am not having any luck. I have followed everything I have read online. The updates are completely ...
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connection speed gets slow when using ip address but fast when using domain name

I have a web server and recently i changed the ISP for my home. after then, when i tried to connect my web site(admin pages) by ip address of the server, it takes considerably long time to load the ...
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Restored godaddy DNS Config gives “DNS Reverse” error

By mistake I wiped my godaddy DNS record. It was setup for custom Hotmail domain but now can't access settings any more (Microsoft stopped this). So have restored below settings from dnshistory.org ...
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Subdomain forwarding to another domain [migrated]

Graphic: http://i.stack.imgur.com/bZZ8U.png Problem: status.renfi.ga has to display the content on hostinger.com and renfi.ga the content on my homeserver Question: On which point does i have to ...
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Windows 8.1 slow when out of the domain with internet connection

I have a laptop with Windows 8.1 Enterprise that I am allowed to take with me and use at home. I am a local administrator on it. The problem that I am having is that when it connect to a working WiFi ...
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Automatic logon on machine disabled after accessing the domain

Hi I have a machine that runs with a Windows 7 IPC. Before it was automatically logging in without a password. User machine. Password none. Now I have joined it to our domain. So I have to login at ...
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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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Using a sub-domain to connect to a Minecraft Server

Okay so I have registered a domain name on godaddy.com (mcspy.info). I also have a website hosted for free at hostinger.co.uk. Now, since I have a domain registered with one company, and my hosting on ...
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Using only AAAA record for a domain?

Can I point a domain to IPv6 only, instead of IPv4 and will it be fully functional? I've searched for a tip on the Internet, but I've found only for using both.
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.google domain name redirects to localhost

The title says it all . Just try to visit anything.google and see if it redirects you to 127.0.0.1 or localhost . Does this work for me alone or what because I just installed an apache2 server on my ...
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Windows 8 machine freezing up at login screen while off the domain network

I had IT set me up a windows 8 laptop, I planned on installing software on it this weekend. Stupidly I did not log into it while I was at work on the domain network. When I boot the machine I have the ...
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Windows 8.1 Basic To Domain [duplicate]

Is there any way of me connecting my Windows 8.1 laptop to my domain. I have the basic version of Windows 8.1 and I was just wondering if anyone had any idea on how to do this.
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Migrate local profile to domain profile on same computer in Windows 7? [duplicate]

I have found variations on this, but not this specific one. I have had a local account on my laptop for some time, which has just been joined to the company domain. I am a local admin, but not a ...
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Cannot Login to Windows 7 PC

I was given a desktop computer that used to belong to a local bank in my town. However, I cannot use it because it used to be connected to a domain at the bank and now that it is at my house, it ...
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Receive and send mails from own domain via Gmail? [closed]

I have an own domain example.com. Currently I receive mails through admin@example.com because my current host has the ability to forward all mails from admin@example.com to mymail@gmail.com I will ...
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Logging into a windows 7 system which is under domain when IP block change

I'm having a very interesting trouble. I've a PC under a domain. But I can't login even though I know current credentials the account. The PC was manually set to an IP and our SA changed our IP ...
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Can the Host be the AD for the VMs?

I just bought a new desktop specifically for running VMs, testing and learning the microsoft stack (server, sql, SharePoint, etc). This PC is dual booted with 8.1 and Server 2012 R2. I am wondering ...
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Why is https//www.google.com/ getting redirected to http://www.https.com/www.google.com

Every https domain name when entered without ":" is getting redirected to www.https.com. Why? Try this https//www.stackoverflow.com/ https//www.facebook.com https//www.google.com PS: www.https.com ...
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How to be able to resolve multiple domains using /etc/resolv.conf on Linux?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm trying to ping the following systems: system0.oldcompany.com system1.fing.oldcompany.com system2.newcompany.com system3.thing.newcompany.com My resolv.conf # ...
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Domain authentication without joining the domain

I am DBA in an Active Directory environment. I often work from home using my private PC (I connect via VPN). My private PC is not joined to the Active Directory domain. Is it possible to use domain ...
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Cross domain calendar syncing and sharing

This question was on StackOverFlow, but it was suggested I ask it here. I work at a company that has a sister company. My CEO has two different accounts on Office 365. One for DomainA and one for ...
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Allow regular users access to an application that prompts for UAC [duplicate]

I am looking to review user account permissions across a Windows Domain Network. I want to get rid of computer accounts with local admin rights and replace them with regular user accounts. This is all ...
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What is 1e100.net and why do I have TCP ports open to it?

I see my PC has TCP connections open to 1e100.net. Looking at the content this seems to be a Chinese site and I immediately feared the worst re viruses/malware. Then I checked the whois record and ...
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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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Windows Domain batchscript for netuse network shares

I am using a batchscrip to run at logon on my server 2012 essentials Domain Controller... The script breaks down into 3 sections Connects to 2 folders in local PC share Connects to remote ip (wan ...
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SSH Connect to Domain that points to different IP

A bit of background info, first: I have a domain that is configured to run a mail server, iRedadmin, postfix, etc. I can receive and send email and everything works great. The problem lies in the ...
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How does DynamicDNS act immediately?

My understanding of the core functionality of DNS is to provide a naming/mapping service between domain names (e.g. blah-whatever.com) and IP addresses (e.g. 100.2.3.4). Furthermore, my understanding ...
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How to identify the database and took backup from another server?

Please guide me in this situation. I have two domains domain1 and domain2, both domain are registered from the different provider but hosted on the same server (server1). My question is that if I ...
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How do I reconnect my account to a domain if there is no domain controller?

I had a Windows 7 machine with one account connected to the office domain. I moved abroad, carrying my Windows 7 machine, and the office disappeared. However I still was able to login locally in my ...
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Domain based routing over VPN

I want to setup this weird topology. In a PC I'm designating as a router, I have two regular Ethernet interface and one PPTP interface. I'll name them as eth0, eth1 and ppp0. I have a regular IPv4 ...
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Fix Win 8.1 apps on default user profile

I know similar issues have been described, but mine is a LITTLE more specific. In a scenario where a windows 8.1 computer cannot open ANY windows 8 apps (including the windows store or settings ...
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Find all current DNS records

I have a domain, its a client's. Their domain needs moving, but the current provider is being difficult/slow in providing details on all the existing DNS records. Plus I have not been able to get in ...
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Vmware - Can access web via IP but not via domain

I have Windows 7 as host and Windows xp as guest. Host connected to the internet via wifi. Internet access on the host running normally, and on the guest can't access via domain, but can via IP. I've ...
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Forget previous employers domain

How can I get my laptop to forget the domain of my previous employer? This user account seems to be running some sort of batch file (which I can't find) to connect up to network drives and printers ...
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MX Records / DNS settings (mail not received)

We have a VPS running Plesk and I have the following DNS records set in Plesk DNS manager; specifics have been changed change for privacy. But the mailbox does not appear to be receiving mail ...
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Service will not start on one computer - logon failure

Cannot start windows service, error logon failure. But account is on the domain and in local admin group and has service logon policy set. the password has been reset and account is not locked ...
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Beste way to change IP address for many domains at once [closed]

I have to move several servers to another location, which means that the IP address is going to change. Three of these servers - or better IP addresses - have several thousand domains linked to them ...
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Can I login into domain under regular Windows 8 (not Pro)? [closed]

I going buy a laptop. And a lot of laptops have Windows 8. It's hard to find desirable laptop with Windows 8 Pro version. What I need to do is login to the domain when I get access to our company ...
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What does it mean when a DNS name starts with xn--?

I found the following domain in my logs: http://xn--q1a.xn--b1aube0e.xn--c1acygb.xn--p1ai/ I have never seen anything like it. Is this a valid domain? If so what is the TLD?
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Connecting two domain controllers in Active Directory Server 2012

I want to setup virtual test enviroment at home using windows server 2012 r2. What I did so far: Installed two virtual boxes of win server 2012. Promoted both to Domain Controllers, installed AD DS, ...
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Regional block for website domain? [closed]

Im administrating a website and someone pointed out to me that they can't access the site from any of their devices or browsers. It says "this webpage is not available", and tells him to check his ...
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Home Server REVERSED DNS

I know what if you want to create reversed DNS you need change DNS servers to domain and in server need park this domain. It is possible to do this at home server ? With basic internet provider ?