Archive for the ‘Windows 2008’ Category

How to troubleshoot Volume Activation error codes in Windows 7, in Windows Server 2008, and in Windows Vista

Volumes larger than 2088958 megabytes cannot be protected

Windows Server Backup – Can’t handle greater than 2TB Volumes I have just discovered that Windows Server Backup on Windows server 2008 R2 is incapable of backing up any volume 2TB or over. This, it turns out, is due to a VHD file limit. Backup essentially creates a VHD for each volume in the backup, […]

Configuring updates stage 3 of 3. 0% complete – SYSTEM RESTARTS [Windows Vista , win2008, win7]

First make sure you are able to boot to the desktop. You can try performing the Method 3 suggested in the article ( http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949358) Try performing the following steps: Start Windows Vista and go to the System Recovery options: 1. Insert the Windows Vista installation disc in the disc drive, and then restart the computer. […]

Windows update error code 80072ee6

1st try this Click “Start” Then Click “Run” Copy and Paste this ” regsvr32 MSXML3.dll ” Click “OK” You should see a dialog box stating that the operation has suceeded. Then open Messenger again and sign in. If this doesn’t work then try to clear your DNS cache by: Click “Start” then “Run” and type […]

The “Desktop Wallpaper” Group Policy setting is not applied in Windows 7 or in Windows Server 2008 R2

n an Active Directory domain network environment, you apply a “Desktop Wallpaper” Group Policy setting to the domain users. However, the setting is not applied to domain users who log on to client computers that are running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2. This issue varies if the following conditions are true: If the […]

Export Members List from Active Directory

Open a command prompt and enter net group YourGroupName /domain >c:\memberslist.txt (Do NOT replace /domain with your domain name.) Download This Script File to export All AD users Group info Export AD users group full list After run check the file “groupdump.txt”

Install Windows from a USB drive!

  Imagine a situation where you need to install Windows Vista or 7 in a system but you don’t have access to DVD drive. We all know Windows Vista, Server 2008 or 7 comes in DVDs and you’ll need a DVD drive to install them. Then how will you install them? The solution is, you […]

How to remove data in Active Directory after an unsuccessful domain controller demotion

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/216498

DHCP server default permission settings in the registry

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip “Local service” Full, Read (add this permission) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BFE “NT Service\BFE” Full, Read (add this permission)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\DPS “NT Service\Trustedinstaller” Full, Read (add this permission) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\NlaSvc “NT Service\NlaSvc” Full, Read (add this permission) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Epoch “NT Service\MpsSvc” Query, Set Value (add this permission) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy “NT Service\MpsSvc” Full, Read (add this permission) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Defaults\FirewallPolicy “NT Service\MpsSvc” Full, Read (add this […]

server manager encountered an unexpected error while collecting data about the stutus of HRESULT:0x80070543

server manager encountered an unexpected error while collecting data about the stutus of this computer HRESULT:0x80070543 Problem: The server-wide COM security settings have been changed to have a “Default Authentication Level” of ‘None.’ Solution: 1. Using elevated permissions, run Dcomcnfg.exe 2. In the “Component Services” window, navigate to ComponentServices->Computers->My Computer. 3. Right-click on “My Computer” […]