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Windows Server 2003 still running 175 million websites!

Windows Server 2003 operating system is dead and Microsoft has clearly specified in this week’s blog post that it no longer supports the extinct server OS from July 14th, 2015. 201 more words


logparser - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Thanks to Sebastian Gingter for pointing me at Logparser:

Logparser […] powerful, versatile tool that provides universal query access to text-based data such as log files, XML files and CSV files, as well as key data sources on the Windows operating system such as the Event Log, the Registry, the file system, and Active Directory.

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Saving MMC files as MSC and prevent the "save console settings" dialog.

Two tricks when creating MSC files that contain the snap-in configuration of the MMC (Management Console).

Normally you do this once:

  1. Start MMC
  2. Add some snap-ins…
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Power User

Group Policy: Disabling Internet Explorer Add-Ons

If you want to enable / disable an Internet Explorer Add-On via group policy, you will firstly need the “Class ID” of the Add-On.

Within IE, select “Manage Add-Ons” from the Tools Menu. 294 more words

Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2003 / 2008 / 2012 Group Policy (ADMX, ADML, ADM) - Mixed mode

If you’re running a mixed environment where you have Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012, can you manage Group Policy in this side-by-side environment?

Yes, but it’s important to note that in Windows Server 2008, Microsoft introduced a central store (to avoid GPO bloating) with ADMX and ADML templates to manage your  Group Policy (GP). 200 more words

Windows Server 2003

Azure AD Connect - Password sync not working

This issue was a tricky one to resolve, thanks to someone at Microsoft who thinks it is a great idea to log errors in the event log under information events. 154 more words