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How to update group membership without logoff / logon /restart

This might be very useful for certain situations where you want to update a user’s or computer’s group membership without the need to re-logon / restart. 239 more words

Windows Server/Client

Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services

Surprise, surprise: I found another gap in my knowledge that I need to fill. In truth, I know almost nothing about networking so that’s not very hard to do. 733 more words

Eli The Computer Guy

Modifying DNS Zone Transfer

Sometimes you have multiple DNS Servers and you would like to allow Zone Transfer on one or more Reverse Zone. This is Manual process but and if you have multiple DNS Servers, you will suffer from doing the same Task many times. 88 more words


Get Username from ID in active directory

Here is script of “How to get username from user id from Active directory”

// get user name from id
function getUserFromId(userid) {

// var userid = _spPageContextInfo.userId; 49 more words

SharePoint 2013

Create a keytab file on Windows and use Java and Kerberos to connect to SQL SERVER

I currently work in a mixed environment containing box Linux and Windows computers. This can make authentication at times challenging. Below is an example java program which allows you to connect using kerberos to a SQL SERVER from a Windows or Linux client. 334 more words

System Admin

Exchange Migration first & Mailbox Folder Permissions

In many inter forest migration projects, the mailbox migration to the new Exchange Organization into the new forest is performed first and the user migration is performed in a separate step at a later time. 796 more words

Active Directory

LAPS - Local Administrator Password Solution

A break from automating patching and back to the regular projects for a quick minute.

I had the pleasure of working with Tom Ausburne at Microsoft with a new(ish) AD password solution implementation. 500 more words

Active Directory