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Enable SID History for Active Directory Forest Trusts

The Scenario

I am the System Administrator for a company Myretoun Inc which has the domain myretoun.local. Myretoun Inc have just purchased a rival company Dumyat Ltd. 388 more words

Windows General

Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter: Hyper-V 2016 VM Could Not Locate Integration Services Installation Disk Image

The Scenario

I have used Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter 3.1 to convert a VMware VM running Windows Server

The Problem

The conversion completes but produces an error right at the end when it tries to install Hyper-V Integration Services on the guest OS: 101 more words

Windows General

Check LDAP DNS Using NSLOOKUP

The Scenario

I have just created an Active Directory Forest Trust between my domain (DomainA.local) and the acquired domain (DomainB.local)

The Problem

I need to be to confirm that DNS on my domain is able to source the Domain Controllers on the trusted domain using SRV records. 59 more words

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Wifi Security key is incorrect (when it's not!) - Windows 10 & KB4053579

The Scenario

My Windows 10 Professional (build 1607) has recently installed two updates; KB4049411 and KB4053579

The Problem

After these two updates were installed and the computer rebooted I could not get my computer to connect to my wifi, it kept failing with the error “The security key is incorrect”. 173 more words

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Change Column Separator on CSV in OpenOffice Calc

If you want to change the existing column separator or the “delimiter” of a CSV in open office, follow the easy steps :

Windows General

Hyper-V: Provide Internet Access for VMs with Internal/Private vSwitches

The Scenario

I have VMs configured to use either an Internal virtual switch or a Private virtual switch

The Problem

As neither an Internal or Private virtual switch are bound to a physical NIC they have no way of getting internet connectivity. 396 more words

Windows General

AVG 17.5.x firewall blocking Hyper-V VM connections

The Scenario

I have a Windows 10 (v1607) Pro instance with AVG Internet Security 17.5 installed, including the AVG Firewall component.

I have the Hyper-V feature enabled and an Internal Hyper-V vSwitch named “hv-int” which all my VMs use. 197 more words

Windows General