Windows Server 2012 is Microsoft's successor to Windows Server 2008 R2

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Create popup asking for login reason

Currently when a user logs in, it sends an email to me and I have to ask why that user logged in. As you can already see the user sometimes feels the need not to reply. This is a requirement for the ...
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Setting up DHCP Server on Win2012 Server inside Virtual Box, along with a Windows7 machine inside Virtual Box

I have setup virtualbox on my laptop. Now, within virtual box, I have windows server 2012 R2 Datacenter Running, and also within virtual box I have Windows 7 Ultimate running. Now, I am simply trying ...
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Copy/Paste on mapped drive not working for regular Domain user, works for Domain Admins?

I have an interesting problem--my users that are part of regular domain groups can't use my mapped drive to copy & paste files. M:\ is mapped to \blue\Silvertrek. When they access the UNC path ...
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While editing e.g. code, documents via Remote Desktop, select gets stuck (Windows 7, Server 2008, Server 2012)

I frequently edit documents and code over remote desktop. I've noticed frequently select gets 'stuck', particularly when I use ctrl+ for jumping words while selecting text. Occasionally using crtl+...
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how do I install phpmyadmin on windows server 2012 from scratch

how do I install phpmyadmin on windows server 2012 from scratch?? I dont even know where to begin this. I tried but it didn't work out. What else do I need to install in order to make this work? I do ...
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Random restart error in Windows Server 2012

I am facing a Random restart problem in “Windows server 2012 computer”. When I look into the event viewer I can find this event in multiple times before the restart event. <Event xmlns="http://...
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Setting up a small business server [closed]

I've been assigned the task of looking into buying/building a server for our network, our network has up to 10 machines at anytime connected to the switch (PC's, Printer, Fax...). The requirements ...
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Windows Azure Directory Sync Generic Failure

Ok so I have a domain that I want to sync to Office365 but when I start the Windows Azure Active Directory Sync tool Configuration Wizard I get an error with the following details: System.Management....
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Can I change a Windows Server 2012 product key later?

Suppose I have a personal key through DreamSpark, but I'm still waiting for a company key (site licence or something). Can I install Windows Server 2012 on our dev server now with my personal key so ...
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Remote Desktop and Server 2012

I am trying to remote desktop into a server 2012 R2 machine from a Windows 7 SP1 machine. The error message I get is: Remote Access Cannot Connect 1) Remote access not enabled 2) Remote computer ...
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IIS Application Pool Identity User not created or available until website starts

I'm trying to add an Application Pool Identity user to folder permissions in Windows Server 2012 Standard, Build 9200. This is IIS 8.0. When I try to add the user IIS APPPOOL\ExampleAppPoolIdentity ...
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WIndows 2012 remote session unactive

I want to keep remote session to computer because I run there NET-based app that needs active session to run when I just minimize my RDP session app dont run I changed Group policy to not closing ...
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Windows Server 2012: How can one make one's computer a “hotspot”?

It may be the case that this question "doesn't belong here," but I will ask anyway: How can I make my computer a wireless hotspot so that another device can connect to "me"?
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Run powershell through winexe/psexec

I'm trying to connect to a Windows 2012 server from Ubuntu. winexe --user <USER> --password <SERVER> //SERVER cmd.exe works just fine. However, winexe --user <USER> --password &...
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Error in running an application which runs from network

I am using a portable chat application via LAN which is placed in local server(Windows server 2012) computer say computer1. I have another Windows server(Windows server 2012) PC in which around 10 ...
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Windows patching is automatic or manual

Might be you guys never encountered anything like this. Here are the situations. We have around 2500+ servers (win 2003/2008/2012). Monthly Windows patching done by two way. Assigned the patch to ...
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Ethernet Controller issues

I'm currently working on testing out our system for a potential move to Windows 10 for our school. I have two Lenovo E450 laptops that I'm using for server-client testing. The server laptop is running ...
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Automatically Zip SQL Backup Files

I have a windows server 2012 server pulling a backup of my database every day but need to compress it. Can I use Task Scheduler to automatically zip my SQL file and delete the larger original file?
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Error when trying to change the time zone in Windows: “Unable to continue. You do not have permission to perform this task.”

It appears that installing Windows 8 on top of XP doesn't give you the option to choose the locale and other settings -- I've got the right keyboard layout restored, and can change the system locale ...
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nslookup returning fake results for one particular domain

I've just noticed some very strange and concerning results when I attempted to do an nslookup for a one of my domain names from one of my hosted virtual servers. The domain [mydomain].info is ...
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Can't initialize VM's on HyperV Windows Server 2012

I'm really stuck with this and I can't understand why I sunddendly can't make ANY VM to start succesfully in my system. I had just one VM, and it was working perfectly, then for some reasons I booted ...
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User deleted from domain, cannot login. What is the right way to revert? [closed]

MCSE ============== I delete user from domain now user can't login with domain or with local user. What i can do now please help me.
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The remote server returned an error: (425) Can't open data connection

I implemented ftp servers on Azure platform - Window Server 2012 following http://www.intstrings.com/ramivemula/articles/enable-ftp-access-on-windows-azure-vm/ link. In summary, I created ports (2500-...
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You've been signed in with a temporary profile windows 8.1

We've got roaming profiles from a Windows Server 2012 AD controller, and several windows 7 machines which log in and out fine. We have one problem machine, a Windows 8.1 laptop which constantly ...
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Windows server 2012 r2 slow network drive speed

I setup a home server with Windows Server 2012 R2. I'm using it as a nas and am getting speeds of around 10mbps download and upload. Both the server and my clients are on ethernet which should be ...
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RDWeb - serious path mix-up

I'm running a Windows Server 2012. When a user RDPs to the remote desktop, they can open cmd.exe and the PATH environment variable (as set in Control Panel -> System -> Environment Variables) is set ...
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0x1 issue in windows task scheduler

I am running a bat file which will delete the files or folders older than 14 days from the today's date , when i am testing it in local folders it is executing fine, but when i am trying to delete the ...
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CMD window will not close if folder is closed during execution of bat file

I have a Server 2012 R2 Standard 64 Bit virtual machine that is acting strangely. Bat files work fine and the CMD window closes normally; but if the folder containing the bat file is closed during ...
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Server 2012 R2 Group Policy targeted to a specific computer on domain not enforcing

Thanks everyone who's viewed this and gives me an input on it. I have a Server 2012 R2 and I am trying to enforce a specific group policy ( Remote Session Time Limit ) to 11 Windows 10 Professional ...
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I want to schedule a batch file to execute a command and redirect that output a text file

I want to schedule a batch file to execute a command and redirect that output a text file. This is my current solution: Del \\10.112.232.10\Netbackup_Softwares\Personal\Bharath\VM_Query\switch.txt D:...
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WinRM will NOT work, error code 2150858770, Server 2012

I'm just about stumped with WinRM up to this point. Whenever I try to install any feature with the Server Manager, it hangs on "Starting Installation". When I install the feature with PowerShell, it ...
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Remote Desktop Client on Windows Server 2012

I'm trying to have a RDP client on Windows Server 2012 But still no success, I don't understand why something that easy is so cumbersome on winserver 2012 I just need to install the feature to ...
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Inbound and outbound firewall rules

I am in the middle of writing a Powershell script to configure DMZ servers on Windows Firewall for 2012 R2. Looking at some older scripts I have written I seem to have added a lot of inbound firewall ...
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How can I connect samsung galaxy S6 to virtual machine Windows Server 2012

I connected samsung S6 to virtual machine Windows Server 2012 windows 8 but I received the message: USB device not recognized. I have installed the driver to the machine. I can connect Samsung S4 ...
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Taskbar Disappears Over Remote Desktop Connection When Outside Local Network

I've got a machine on my home network running Windows Server 2012 (Based on Win8). The problem is, my taskbar disappears completely. When I minimize an application rather than minimize to the taskbar ...
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Media driver needed when installing Windows server 2012

I'm trying to install Windows server 2012 on a new system but I keep getting this error shortly after set up starts. No idea why as there is no hardware connected that would require any 3rd party ...
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Cancel a pending computer name change in Windows Server 2012 R2

While attempting to troubleshoot some issues, I changed the name of a server using the System Properties window (Control Panel > System > Change settings > Computer Name > Change...). After making ...
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DNS and Registrar

If I set up a DNS server at let's say my house, like with a Windows server. Would I be able to get a .com domain that will work with my games like Minecraft or TF2? Or do I still have to pay for a ...
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Set future network connections to Private location instead of defaulting to Public

In Windows Server 2012 and 2012R2, is it possible to set future network connections to use the Private firewall profile instead of defaulting to Public one? I have tried setting all the network items ...
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My software getting crashed due to “getdiskserial.dll”

I am using Windows server 2012 on our intranet server. One of important application is not opening. When I double click on the application icon, Windows show an msg "Application has stopped working,...
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Dxdiag result about CPU

My customer sent me dxdiag result in txt file. For the processor section it says Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2650 v3 @ 2.30GHz (20 CPUs) The "20 CPUs" in parenthesis confused me. This CPU has 10 cores. ...
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Disable Windows Server 2012 automatic log off

I have been searching for a while, but I don't find a solution for this anywhere... I'm in a factory and they have Windows Server 2012 with an HMI (HumanMachineInterface) on it. They have computers ...
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Windows Server 2012 AND Hyper-V: Port forwarding on VM

I've this configuration: - Windows Server 2012 with 192.168.1.10 IP address, direct connected to the switch, with some VM on Hyper-V - Virtual Windows Server 2012 (192.168.1.11) that run on the real ...
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Connect via remote desktop to two computers on the same global IP? [duplicate]

In my office, I have several computers connected to the same local network. One of them, I use port forwarding to 3389 to be able to connect to it using remote desktop via global IP. However, I have ...
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Export NFS Share from Windows with specific UID/GID

I need to NFS Share a directory on Windows Server 2012 to a RHEL7 client, and am running into a bit of a problem. The RHEL7 machine is able to mount the Server2012 share via fstab: # from /etc/...
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Get delete events with file name and user for particular folder

In my windows server 2012 i want to know which files is deleted from a folder by which network user. I want to track delete events only for particular folder. I have done it using group policy and ...
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my usb drive does not boot or read or detected by my PC

i have an 8 GB flash stick with a lot of data on it and i need to retrieve data on it for there are important files that i need to get from there. kindly help me and advise me to find the right ...
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What should I do for not changing permissions every time I upload a file

I have a wordpress site hosted on IIS (I know its bad but that's what the client wants). Every time I upload a media file, although the permission for the folder are already set, I have to go and ...
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no internet connection windows server 2012 setting up remote desktop connection

I'd like to setup my Windows 2012 Server so I can Remote Desktop Connection from my client (Windows 10) with the static IP that I'm going to give to the server. (So not through a site). After having ...
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How to add the following range in my Windows 2012 DHCP Server?

How to add the following range in my Windows 2012 DHCP Server? 192.168.1.0/24 192.168.1.248 192.168.11.0/24 192.168.11.1 192.168.12.0/24 192.168.12.1 192.168.13.0/24 192.168.13.1 192....