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Note-to-self: DNS naming best practices for internal domains and networks

Just a few days ago, I’ve got a question from a customer regarding the DNS naming best practices for internal DNS and AD domains…

As it’s not a daily job to setup a new AD domain and internal DNS (from scratch…), so it might help to share the results of my investigation, that have lead to confirm my practical experiences. 1,230 more words


Domain Rename

Today I did this live in a production environment for only  the second time in my career.

By large I followed the instructions here

I will add the additional steps I took shortly… 78 more words

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I’m in the midst of System\Network Administration class (Instructed by Avi Sharvit), during the class we will learn the following courses:


Microsoft Exchange 2010 Mailbox Deletion Error

A common issue I found myself facing when trying to delete mailboxes in the Exchange 2010 was: ‘Error Active Directory operation failed on **.**.**.**. This is not retriable. 65 more words


Yeah,... About that Asset Inventory Problem...

I won’t go into the genesis of this, because I’ve regurgitated the regurgitated regurgitation so many times it make me regurgitate regurgitated regurgitation again.  While I’ve blogged and tweeted about the challenges of establishing and maintaining an accurate IT asset inventory, I’ve only “sort of” provided some recommendations on digging yourself out of inventory hell. 853 more words


Consultando e transferindo as Funções FSMO.

As funções FSMO podem ser consultadas tanto pela interface gráfica (GUI – Graphical User Interface) como também por linha comando.

Vejamos abaixo como identificar pela interface gráfica dentro do Active Directory: 492 more words

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PowerShell Automation: Move computer account from default OU - Part I

Computer accounts laying in default container is always pain as you may want them to move to specific OU’s to apply organization policy and to manage them efficiently. 374 more words