Microsoft's line of Windows operating systems aimed at servers. Tag questions specific to a version with [windows-server-2012], [windows-server-2008], etc.

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Why would you use Windows Server as a desktop operating system?

I've noticed quite a few people using Windows Server as their main desktop operating system. Why? I've never used it, so I don't know if it has some productivity features that aren't available in ...
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Windows 7 Remote Desktop Connection Save Credentials not working

How to i allow credentials to be saved when connecting to another machine with Remote Desktop Connection? Background i try to connect to a server, and the Remote Desktop Client does not have any ...
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How to check if windows has automatic updates waiting from the command line?

If a Windows server (2k3/2k8) is set to "download but not install" updates, is there a way to check from the command line.. perhaps a log file or something I can check with powershell, to see if there ...
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Boot Windows Server 2003 without graphic card?

I just wanted to know why I have problems booting Windows Server 2003 without graphic card in PC? Some of you will probably say it's not possible at all to run PC without gfx card, but it certainly ...
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How to sync time on a client with the server time

I changed the time of a windows server 2003 manually (3 minutes). How can I force the clients to sync their time with the server? The clients run on windows xp - 7 and 8. Any kind of help is much ...