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Printer Jobs stay as "Sent to Printer"

I had an issue today where a printer would print but the print jobs would just continue to fill up the queue even after clearing them out.   147 more words

Windows

Don’t reinvent the wheel

Way back when I used to take Microsoft certification exams there were often questions of the form “Perform task X with the minimum of administrative effort” Most, if nor all, of the possible answers would be correct but the correct answer was the one that achieved the goal with the minimum amount of work. 132 more words

Powershell

How to Install the Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell

*Post as of May 28, 2013 from our Master Trainer’s blog*

With the release of PowerShell 2.0, we now have a PowerShell module that we can use to administer Active Directory. 691 more words

Active Directory

FileZilla on Windows is waaaay faster than WinSCP

Not sure why yet, but on a gigabit network between a Windows 2008 R2 Server and a Proxmox KVM machine, WinSCP gets around 10 megabit/second and… 14 more words

Development

Easy 10 tips for effective Active Directory design

*Post as of May 28, 2013 from our Master Trainer’s blog*

Active Directory design is a science, and it’s far too complex to cover all the nuances within the confines of one article. 918 more words

Active Directory

Simplify admin tasks by exporting AD data with CSVDE

*Post as of May 28, 2013 from our Master Trainer’s blog*

Depending on how thoroughly you use it, Active Directory can hold some very valuable information on your company and its staff. 940 more words

Active Directory

Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 and RSAT Active Directory Users and Computers Automate Metadata Cleanup

*Post as of May 28, 2013 from our Master Trainer’s blog*

Metadata cleanup is a required procedure after a forced removal of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS). 209 more words

Active Directory