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Get count of computers in domain

In our company we've one domain as primary with some child domains, now I wanna get count of all computers in my network. I know we can get that in active directory (computer object), but it seems ...
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Can't ping a client PC from a Windows Server 2003 R2 Server SP2

I recently installed a Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2, for a Kronos Workforce Timekeeper Server. Now, the server is able to connect to the internet, and I can ping its IP Ad from other PCs. However, ...
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Connection fails after one packet, server is unreachable by some clients while reachable by others

I am clueless about this issue. I have a machnine with Windows 2003 Server R2. From time to time the following issue arises: The server is accessible from certain clients From other clients (on the ...
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Wierd connectivity problems

I'm having some quite confusing problems with the network. First of all, all of the computers can access the internet and mapped drives and so on, the server can ping any LAN computers IP, the ...
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Enabling or disabling NIC remotely with windows 2008

I've been trying to enable or disable a NIC on Windows 2003 Server from a Windows 2008 Server PC. After googling around a bit, the command should be something like this: netsh -r remotecomputer ...
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Using multiple DNS servers in the local network

I am using Windows server 2008 on my domain controller (Srv1). I have one more server running Windows SBS server 2003 (Srv2). The Windows server 2008 is migrated from the Windows SBS server 2003. This ...
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Windows 7 machines can't ping or access Windows Server 2003

Our network is served by a Windows 2003 Server machine, using Active Directory for users security management. There are more than 60 machines connected on a daily basis and most of our files are ...
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Server Computer is not listed in My Network places

The server computer is not listed in my network places, when I opened the network from the client computer. We are using Windows 2003 Server and all other client computer installed Windows 7 64-bit. ...
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475 views

How to disable/setup same name and same password authentication between two windows PCs on the same network?

My Experiment I set up a simple network with two computers, both on the same work group. I created a local user 'A' with password 'A' on Computer 1. And then I created an identically named local ...
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Application fails to send email with attahments

I have an application that emails reports as attachments. it works in all clients' sites except for one. i am using a gmail account there. all the settings are right, outlook express can send email ...
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Why do netsh ip delete commands run so slowly in Windows Server 2003?

So a coworker accidentally added an entire /20 (~4000 ips) to a Windows 2003 Server. I generated a simple batch file with all the necessary lines to remove these IPs. The commands do work and remove ...
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Setting up a home network

I'm trying to get my head around how to do this with the equipment I have. Here's how it is.. I have an old laptop that has server 2003 installed on it. This has no wireless NIC, but I have a spare ...
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I have Internet acess without default gateway IP. Strange for me

Every time I want to connect to a new machine I am allowed to connect(wire) to the internet the next day. Once connected I can disconnect for hours and I get the internet again. The router is set to ...
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Correct usage of Windows Server on network?

I have two routers, one with dhcp turned on and the other with it off. this is a functioning home network. Now, I am trying to integrate into it a windows server. Should the windows server be doing ...
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Equallogic two subnet's iscsi conection

I buy one Dell Equallogic PS 6010, and don't buy fiber switch. There are 3 servers, a domain controler with other financial software and yet another with sql server and IIS. The DC and SQL server is ...
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What are the important things that need to be taken care while setting a network connection between systems?

I have an application which has a client edition(workstation) and server edition(service). The client edition is on Windows XP and the server edition is on Windows Server 2003. We have a lot of ...
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How to create a VPN between a Host and VMWare VMs?

I have a set of machines as follows My home laptop running Win7 Ultimate with internet connection. A vmware workstation vm running Windows Server 2003 Standard edition server in my laptop w/o ...
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DNS Route Public IP To Private IP?

I have a public IP, say, 123.45.67.89 And a private network of 192.168.1.0/24 When I am anywhere outside the private network, I can connect to the public IP. When I am inside the private network, I ...
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How to increase transfer speed on fat long pipe?

I have a log pipe between two facilities (gigiabit circuit with RTT latency of 17ms). When doing system-to-system file transfer (file sharing, rsync, ftp, sftp) I'm hitting maximum speed of approx 30 ...
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Deleting network files, I usually get “action cannot be completed blah file is in use” error. Must wait to delete

I'm on Windows 7, deleting files on Windows Server 2003. It feels like just the act of selecting the folder, and especially opening it, will put it "in use" for at least 20-30 seconds. After waiting ...
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Windows 7 network connection

On our company's network of 3 windows 2003 servers and 2 dozen or so XP machines, we have had to add 3 windows7 machines. The network is setup as a workgroup, not a domain. After a couple of weeks of ...
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How can I allow a Limited User to change TCP/IP settings, while strictly maintaining the principle of least privilege?

In Windows XP or Windows Server 2003: I have a laptop configured with software for network-based vulnerability scanning of systems. The reason this is put on a laptop instead of a desktop or server, ...
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how to make the remotedesktop and local connection work together

I want to allow connection to my desktop while I work on it too. currently if someone remotely logs on to my computer, I cant work on it then. Is there a way around. thanks
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Win 2k3 - DNS query?

I'm learning about network and I configured DNS in 2k3. In forward zone : cntt.edu > www.cntt.edu [ 192.168.188.4 ] . [ All IP / DNS configuration is right ] After that I use wireshark to catch ...
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Conflicts between 2 NICs

I have an HP server (Windows Server 2003) with 2 external NICs (couldn't get the builtin NIC to work). One is for an internal network of 4 PCs and the other is for part of an Internet-facing ...
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Block repeated remote logon attempts with Windows Server 2003

I have a machine running Windows Server 2003 that is connected to the Internet, and I've noticed several events in the event log that state the following: The server was unable to logon the ...
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781 views

Windows 7: Server disappearing from Network window

I am running a small (three computer) network on a Windows Server 2003 domain. All of the computers were just upgraded to Windows 7. Since the upgrade, the icon for the domain server periodically ...