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Activate Windows with KMS server

If you’ve  installed Windows with a MAK key and now want to change it to KMS or installed OS (never activated), and need to activate WIndows with KMS server, this article will definitely help you. Activate Windows with KMS Server Step 1: KMS Client Setup Key You must change

Ping returns IPv6 Address, ping IPv4?

If you are on the same network, or VLAN, or subnet as someone else – you will probably notice that if you ping their hostname it will return with a IPv6 address. Ping srv01 Pinging srv01.contoso.com [fe80::c09::d4e6::189f::f661%3] with 32 bytes of data Reply from fe80::c09::d4e6:189f:f661%3: time<1ms Reply from fe80::c09::d4e6:189f:f661%3:

How to Login with a Local Account instead of Domain Account

This is something that we use every day. It is a short little trick to login with a local user account instead of a domain account. By default, when a username is entered into a domain joined machine, and there is also a local account with the same name,

Destination Path Too Long Fix (when Moving/Copying a File)

If you are receiving an error Destination Path Too Long when trying to copy or move a file to a folder, try the quick trick below. The reason you are receiving the error is because File Explorer failed to copy/delete/rename any path-name longer than 256 characters.  The instructions below

How to Migrate Print and Document Services from Windows Server 2012 R2 to Windows Server 2016 Core

This time we will take a closer look on how to migrate print server with the Print and Document Services role installed from Windows Server 2012 R2 to Windows Server 2016 Core. In our scenario, LPR (Line Printer Remote), IPP (Internet Printing Protocol) and WSD (Web Services on Devices)

How to Solve the Windows Update Error 80072ee2

Updated: 31/7.2017 In this article we will guide you through the most complete guide for solving the Windows update error 80072ee2. Windows errors are notoriously difficult to solve, especially errors that related to Windows updates, because they all returning a general message without further information. 80072ee2: why this error

Using IIS Manager for Remote Administration

Managing multiple IIS servers over RDP can be quite inconvenient, especially if you need to administer dozens of such servers. It is much more convenient to manage IIS servers from a single standard IIS server management console that is installed on your workstation. If you are using Server Core,

Time Configuration for a Virtualized Domain Controllers

Today we will talk about some of the features of time configuration on a virtualized domain controllers. Typically, the time synchronization scheme in the Active Directory domain is as follows: The PDC emulator is the main time source on the domain and must be configured to synchronize time with

How to Add or Remove SMTP Alias to Exchange 2016 Mailbox

Sometimes you need to add another email address to the existing user. In Exchange, in addition to the primary address, each mailbox can be assigned to several additional ones (called aliases or proxy addresses). In Active Directory, additional aliases are stored in the recipient’s multi-valued attribute named proxyAddresses. Proxy

Installing WebDAV client on Windows Server 2016

WebDAV (Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning) is an extension of the HTTP/1.1 protocol. The WebDAV protocol allows to access files on the remote server and perform common actions: reading, writing, deleting files. Typically, this protocol is used by users to work together with remote files. Simply put, WebDAV is