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2answers
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Can't install any OS on “old” PC [closed]

I got an old PC (I think bought in 2002) just for some experiments. It has still windows XP Professional SP2 so I wanted at first install windows server 2008 (because I got it form DreamSpark) but ...
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0answers
97 views

What does “Drive:\\folder name” mean in openfiles

We use server 2008 R2 as server and win7, win8 and win xp pcs as client. If we open files of server in client pc, server shows the list of open files in openfiles (Shared folders>> Open files) as ...
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0answers
46 views

Software doesn't close even if server connection is disconnected on Windows XP only

We develop software which will be installed in a server PC and it will be used by other users in their client PC. When we update our software we need to close all the client connection to the server ...
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1answer
70 views

Dot net exe rename error in server

We are using "VB .Net" programs installed in server which is running Windows server 2003 R2. We can rename ".Net" exe files in server even if those files kept open in client PCs which are running on ...
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0answers
34 views

Change the directory from Local to Terminla and vice versa using Registry edit

I am using AutoDoc application I use it from locally using their PC and remotely using terminal server. The setting for saving files and Data sources different in the two sources (Local, Terminal). ...
2
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1answer
429 views

Remote login to a computer running Win7 from WinXP works only once

I have a problem logging in remote to all our test machines/servers running Win7 or WinServer2008 from my computer running WinXP. I am able to login only once and once I close the session and try to ...
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1answer
2k views

Is it possible to use a dual monitor setup when you're two Remote Desktop Sessions deep?

I have two identical monitors on my desktop PC, which is running Windows 7 Ultimate. I'm using RDP to connect to a Windows 2008 Server, checking the option to use all of my displays in the session. ...
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2answers
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Windows Server 2008 copy paste operation from local system

Copying files from the local system and pasting them on the server is an easy process for small files. However, I have not been able to do this for a few days now. How can I enable this feature ...
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1answer
39 views

Monitor HDDs on all servers

Is it possible to monitor all servers and all hdds on all servers in our network from a central location? For example, does a utility or application exist which I can install on my own desktop, which ...
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3answers
2k views

Deleting a file from a network drive

If I have a network drive setup which connects to a specific server. If I delete a file from that network drive, it does not go into my desktop recycle bin and it does not go into the recycle bin on ...
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1answer
141 views

Misaligned active window capture in Remote Desktop

Recently I need to to do some reports by capturing the active window within Remote Desktop (mstsc.exe). The capture was done using Alt+PrintScreen but the resulting captured image is misaligned, 6 ...
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1answer
3k views

Remote desktop crashes when connecting with printing local resource enabled (XP to Server 2008)

A client uses Remote Desktop (MSTSC) to connect to her office. Recently her network admin apparently did some sort of update on the server (Windows Server 2008), and after these every time she ...
5
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1answer
2k views

Can I show millisecond for file modified time in Windows?

I am wondering if I can get file modification time in milliseconds when using Windows explorer or 3rd party tools?
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3answers
7k views

How do I delete the Windows Explorer address bar history

Note: I am NOT referring to Internet Explorer. I am using Windows XP and Windows Server 2008 and need to delete the history values from the file browser (aka Windows Explorer). Somebody put a ...
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1answer
102 views

Boot loading surgery

Ok I think I think I've much work to do, I want to dual boot windows server and xp, but I've linux and grub installed. But before I begin I need to ask some questions. The current situation: ...
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1answer
231 views

network folder share issue in Windows

I am using Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I want to share a disk folder and I want users to be able to access directly (e.g. using \\10.10.10.123\shared in Windows resource explorer) without using ...
5
votes
3answers
4k views

Run application or script on Windows RDC connection

I checked this thread, but it did not solve my exact problem. I need to run a script on when a connection is made across my network using windows remote desktop connection. The thread listed above ...
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3answers
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Unusual choice: Windows XP (x64) vs. Windows Server 2008 (x64)

I'm looking to install a x64 OS to take advantage of 6GB of RAM. My options are Windows XP Pro and Windows Server 2008. This box will not be used as a server, but I don't want to install the old OS ...