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Questions tagged [windows-server-2012-r2]

A version of Windows for servers based on Windows 8.1 and a significant update to Windows Server 2012. Questions about administering Windows Server systems that are specific to a business environment are off topic for Super User; please consider asking on Server Fault instead if your question is on topic there.

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Linux to Windows File Attributes

I need to move files from Linux File Server (RHEL 5.5) to Windows 2012r2 and maintain timestamp and owner? Is this possible?
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windows mouse pointer, icons and some text became big

I'm working with a windows server 2012 remotely. Other people using it too. Mouse pointer,Desktop icons and some text became big and this makes work hard. This is not resolution problem. How I can ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 RDs Licensing

I just installed the Remote Desktop Service Role on a windows server 2012 R2. Now I want to license this service, so more than two users can access the service simultaneously. That for I need a RD ...
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Run bash file on Windows via task scheduler

I know there's countless post with this same question but I have not been able to get it to work by following the suggestions with installing Cygwin and running it with that. What I'm trying to do: ...
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Can not find password protected sharing in Windows Server 2012R2

I want to copy file with file.copy() command in my c sharp app to the another computer on a local network running on a windows Server 2012R2 which is Domain member server , but first I should Turn off ...
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Use GPO to set the size of temporary internet files in IE 11

I'm looking to change the default settings of IE 11 for Temporary Internet Files: I need to do this with a GPO on a Windows Server 2012 R2 I've tried to do that like this: But I don't now why I can'...
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Using Media Player classic as default video viewer for all users

I have set up a number of terminal servers and and we have media player classic installed as some users need to view video files. I (administrator) have set mpc-hc64.exe as my default video player ...
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Error 0x80240017 While Installing Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable on Windows Server 2012 R2

I need to setup DUO Access Gateway for two factor authentication. Official documentation is given here. Which needs php-7.0.14-nts-Win32-VC14-x64 to run. I've also installed Windows 10 Universal C ...
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IIS welcome page not working from the local Machine

i have an IIS web server installed on windows server 2012 R2, the problem is that when i try to open the http://localhost page from the windows server 2012 it fails and displays (explorer cannot ...
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Save the settings regarding the appearance of the task manager windows server 2012 r2

On windows server 2012r2, I like to configure my task manager to show things like the command line, but sometimes, after a reboot (due to a crash or not), my task manager is reset to the usual display,...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard broken taskbar

On my Server 2012 R2 I see this broken taskbar: What could that be? How can I "repair" it?
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Establish a VPN Connection on Windows Server 2012 R2 Core

I have a batch script I've written for a client, that uses rasdial to establish a PPTP VPN connection, to automatically copy some files from another company's remote machine. I'm trying to move that ...
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No version of KB2919355 for Windows Server 2012 R2

I'm running a Windows 2012 R2 server that I need to install Visual Studio 2015 on. The issue I have is that KB2919355 is a prerequisite but when I try and download it from the Microsoft download page ...
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Read Write Performance is halved when accessing a Shared drive on a VM

Seeing very high Latency on the Shared drives of a VM as opposed to the local drives. The local drives on the VM shows a slight but negligible reduction in the Read Write speeds but the Latency on ...
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Task scheduling running a VM does not appear in runningvms

I'm trying to use Windows Task Scheduler to run a bat-file, which starts a specific Oracle VirtualBox VM. Now while the VM does in fact start, it does not appear in VBoxManage list runningvms when I ...
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Create a new VM

I have a server app01t for testing proposal on hvserver01. We want to create a new one for same proposals. I already do export from app01t01, on hvserver01, copy the files to hvserver 02 and do import ...
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Add drive mapping via GPO without domain on WinSrv2012r2

I am new to WinSrv2012r2 and all the GPO stuff. Now my problem is, I am using a batchfile to create a drive mapping (s:) Actually I dont want to put this into autostart because every user needs this ...
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GPO app distribution only for x64 but not on XP

How can I define GPO on Windows Server to distribute an x64 application only to x64 machines, but not on XP 64? I've tried to define a WMI filter: root\CIMV2: Select * from Win32_Processor where ...
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RDP changes Windows Server 2012 R2 time

We have a server setup in different country from where we are. We RDP to the Windows Server (2012 R2). We are in a different time and timezone from the Windows Server. However every now and again the ...
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Can windows server 2012 R2 operating system be used on vmware? On a windows 10 desktop?

I want to install windows server 2012 R2, the essentials version, on a windows 10 operating system, but I still want to have the windows 10 operating system installed. So I believe the best option ...
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Accessing background services when not logged in

I have a bit of a boggle. If my server restarts for some reason - auto update, datacentre issues, any other reason - Can an MSSQL database service still be accessed by remote users despite not ...
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Denie user-Access for directory WinSrv2012r2

I'm trying with no results, I searched the inet with the same results of my tryings! So may i'll get some help here :D Windows Server 2012 R2 Directorys: C:\... D:\aaa\... D:\bbb\... D:\ccc\... ...
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How can I get Nvidia Geforce Shadow Play screen recording working on Windows Server 2012 r2?

I've installed 2012 r2 as a clean install. I installed the latest win 7/8.1 x64 drivers from nvidia: 375.70-desktop-win8-win7-64bit-international-whql from here, Since version 373 for nvidia, a new ...
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Can I boot using the contents of a Windows Server Backup VHD?

Yesterday morning I tried to attach my server machine to a domain running on one of my other server machines, something went wrong and I couldn't reach the machine after it rebooted. I removed it ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 Suspending Threads at launch

We're having trouble with processes being marked as "Suspended" in Task Manager and being unable to be killed and/or their related services refusing to stop. Sysinternals Process Explorer is also ...
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Quotations Appearing at end of HOME variable value after setting to a Drive

I recently changed the HOME variable to C:\ on my server. Today, I noticed an issue where a bat script that makes some GIT calls wouldn't run because a concatenated path was invalid due to the HOME ...
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Restrict user to only run programs on Windows server 2012 R2

I have a situation here I hope You can help me with. I have a Database running on a Windows Server 2012 R2 with a specific user account. Same user account is running a Windows Service. This Service ...
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Windows Server start Add Roles and Features Wizard command

I am trying to find a way to start the Add Roles and Features Wizard using a command, much how you can open Windows Features by typing optionalfeatures on Windows 7 and above. I want to create a ...
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530 USer cannot log in when trying to access site folder via FTP

I try to log in to my Windows 2012 server via FTP: Command: USER ftp_***** Response: 331 Password required Command: PASS ********** Response: 530 User cannot log in. Error: Critical error: ...
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Linphone on Windows Server 2012, with multiple users

Im going to explain everything first. We have Windows server 2012, where our users are connecting to (lets say around 60-70 per server). After Linphohe installation and first start of the application (...
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Explorer hangs when renaming a folder

One PC (Windows 10 Pro version 1607.14393.321) is having a problem whereby renaming a folder that is located on a specific server (Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials version 6.3.9600) causes Explorer ...
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Closing the Remote Desktop Connection also makes teamviewer unresponsive

I installed team viewer on my remote machine using RDP. Why my teamviewer screen becomes unresponsive (sometime black) when i close the RDP session. When i reconnects RDP then teamviewer session also ...
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Intermittent but frequent problems attempting to connect to a Windows share from El Capitan (Mac OS X)

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials machine with a share. The share is configured to allow anybody to connect without authentication. From a Terminal session in El Capitan repeated attempts ...
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RDP on a Windows 10 Pro PC will not connect to 1 of 3 Windows 2012 - R2 Servers

One Windows 10 Pro remote desktop computer will not connect to a Windows 2012-R2 with RDP terminal server. It stopped after the Windows 10 update but I have narrowed it down to the computer. I can ...
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Windows Server 2012 RDP - session taken over by another

I have a 2012 terminal server and have several users that use the same RDP credentials. When one session is open and then another user uses the same credentials, it kicks off the first session. Is ...
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Windows install error: “We couldn't verify the product key. Please check your installation media.”

After entering the product key when installing Windows Server 2012 Standard, I get the error message. We couldn't verify the product key. Please check your installation media. I have used the ...
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Windows / SQL Server upgrade

We are currently using Windows server 2008 R2 OS and SQL SERVER 2008 R2 and asp.net 3.5. Now we are planning to upgrade to Windows server 2012 OS and SQL SERVER 2012. Windows server 2012 is comes with ...
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Net use returns “System error 67 has occurred” when specify username/password

I tried first to connect the remote samba shared folder (Linux) using explorer on a server(Windows server 2012r2) and entered remote username and password. It works and I can see the remote files. ...
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howto do a port forwarding on a windows 2012 server

Server has 2 network cards: 1) a WAN connection - 2) a LAN connection - NAT is configured and works - but I want to connect to a particular ip address from the outside using port forwarding - ...
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RDP Connection to a Windows Server: “This user account's password has expired.” but no prompt to change it

I got the following message trying to RDP to a Windows Server 2012 R2. However I can't get a prompt or anything to change the password. Is this due to NLA (network-level authentication) or could it be ...
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Create a Cluster Shared Volume with 3 Servers

I'm new to Failover Cluster and everthing that has to do with it. At the Moment I have two Hyper-V Hosts Connected to a VLAN and a third Server which I would like to use as a Fileshare so the VMs will ...
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Create script for auto startup of network station

I want to create a script that automatically starts up a shared network station on all client computers during log in (it will appear as a hard disk drive with a drive letter in File Explorer). From ...
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RDS server returns “requested session access is denied” for some users

Our RDS Farm consists of three 2012 R2 servers: our connection broker (RDSMain) and two session hosts (RDS1 & RDS2) in an AD 2008 environment. I recently rebuilt RDS1 from scratch, basing all ...
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Strange.. can't connect to 2012 R2 from only one of my Windows 10 Boxes?

I have a very strange situation on my home network and I just can't figure out the issue. My home network consists of a cable modem, DD-WRT router, switch, server box, pc box, laptop, phones and ...
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How to configure DNS with ADDS server on window server 2012 r2?

I have static single IP and multiple domains. Now I want, if some user goes to my domain URL It should point to my server, referring 80 ports and on same server. how can I host multiple sites using 80 ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 Known credentials are rejected

I got a call from a business that I do I.T. support for, saying that they couldn't connect to their server's software or shares. When I arrived to check it out, I found that the user names and ...
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When moving a file between drives, why does Windows 8.1 or Server 2012 R2 move the file twice?

It's happened to me before on Windows 8.1 and now on Server 2012 R2, but I'm trying to move a disconnected VHDX file from one drive to another. The move completed fine and progress bar completed to ...
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Disk Usage 100% after booting from another hard drive

Problem Overview I decided to put my school hard drive into my home computer to migrate some VM's. After booting into the school hard drive and moving the virtual machines, I had taken out the school ...
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Windows Server 2012 r2 show all control panel items

How to make Windows Server 2012 R2 to show "All Control Panel Items" by default, when Control Panel is opened?
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Give Virtualbox VM Static IP

I have a setup where I have 4 IPs that are statically route to Single IP which is the windows server R2 2012 and this is also the host system.I want to use one of the IPs in ubuntu which is the VM in ...