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Exchange 2010 cannot find a Windows Server 2012 R2 domain controller

Interesting one! I have a customer who has an on premise Exchange messaging framework. One of their regional Exchange servers (collocated roles) refused to find the newly deployed Windows 2012 R2 Domain controller. 147 more words


[Solved] WSUS console error Windows 2012 R2

95% of all articles on Internet describe how to resolve this issue. My solution was to uninstall it. Remove WSUS server from ISS. Delete all folders where data stored for WSUS. 85 more words

Windows 2012

MS SQL - Windows TCP-IP Tuning

/*** PowerShell ***/

Disable TCP chimney offloading in the Windows guest

netsh int tcp set global chimney=disabled

Disable Receive Side Scaling in the Windows guest…

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Unable to extend an NTFS volume

Good afternoon.  I ran into an interesting issue this afternoon I wanted to share.  I had a customer that was receiving the following error:

“The volume cannot be extended because the number of clusters will exceed the maximum number of clusters supported by the filesystem.” 265 more words

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Disable Windows 2012 Firewall Policy

Like it or loathe it, the first task most technicians will do is disable the Windows Firewall. More often than not this will be done manually via the Control Panel. 82 more words


Various options to enable the Telnet client and other methods to check the port.

In recent version of windows, Telnet Client is not enabled by default and in this blog we can see various method to install the client and to check the port connectivity. 330 more words


Catch a misbehaving driver with verifier

Today I wanted to mix it up a little.  I want to talk a little about debugging, more specifically about using driver verifier.  If you have seen a Windows bug check, aka the blue screen of death, then you have probably seen a DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL.  269 more words

Windows 2012