Import Users Into Active Directory From CSV

If you need to create many new user accounts in a domain at once, it is extremely inefficient to create them all manually from the graphical console Active Directory Users and Computers (ADUC). In this article, we will take a look at a simple PowerShell script that allows you

Using Chown and Chmod Commands on Linux

Managing access to files in GNU/Linux distributions is a basic procedure in the administration process. The chown and chmod commands are closely related and directly determine who is allowed to manipulate objects and how deeply. These utilities work in the terminal, but also many file managers provide the possibility

Print Job Stuck in Queue on Windows Server 2016/2012R2/2008R2

Print servers running Windows Server can have a large number of network printers connected. With a large number of devices, the Windows print queue may freeze so that removing the print job from the queue or “soft” cleaning the entire print queue from the “Print Management > Printers >

How to Enable Active Directory Recycle Bin?

The Active Directory Recycle Bin allows a domain administrator to recover any deleted Active Directory object (user, computer, AD security group, etc.). The Active Directory Recycle Bin was first introduced in Windows Server 2008 R2. In this version, you could only manage the Recycle Bin and restore AD objects

Complete Arch Linux Install Guide

Among the wide variety of GNU/Linux distributions, there is one that combines almost all advantages and disadvantages of these systems (of course, there are more advantages). It’s about Arch Linux. Developers still following their original principle that the system should be as simple and functional as possible. New GNU/Linux

Fix: Active Directory Domain Controller Could Not Be Contacted

In this article, we’ll take a look at why it’s not possible to join a new computer to the Active Directory domain with an error Active Directory Domain Controller could not Be contacted. What does Active Directory Domain Controller Could Not be Contacted Error Looks Like? A user or

Hyper-V: Nested Virtualization on Windows Server 2016

Nested virtualization allows you to run Hyper-V inside a virtual machine and create several more virtual machines in this nested Hyper-V server. Most often, nested virtualization is used in test environments. Microsoft Hyper-V supports nested virtualization starting from Windows Server 2016. If you try to install the Hyper-V role

How to Check Network Usage on Linux?

GNU/Linux system administrator involved into a huge number of tasks. The most significant of these include checking the OS’s network usage. GNU/Linux has many tools that allow you to monitor and analyze the network of both the desktop PC and the corporate server. Such tools are presented with a

What to Do if Outlook Cannot Connect to Gmail Account?

In case when your Outlook client is not connecting to Gmail and your credentials are not accepted, you may want to fix that. In this article, we will show you how you can do that. The problem is that Outlook keeps asking you to provide Server, User Name and Password and

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 that File Explorer failed to copy/delete/rename any path-name longer than 256 characters.  The instructions below