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How to Backup Active Directory on Windows Server 2016?

In this article, we will take a look on how to backup an Active Directory domain controller running on Windows Server 2016. This backup will allow you to restore both individual AD objects and the entire AD domain in case of problems. Although Active Directory services are designed with

AD Account Keeps Locking Out

Sometimes there are situations when AD user account keeps locking out, this happens when you try to log on to a domain computer and getting an error on the login screen: The referenced account is currently locked out and may not be logged on to. This notification means that

Using iCACLS to List Folder Permissions and Manage Files

One of the typical tasks for the Windows administrator is to manage NTFS permissions on folders and files on the file system. To manage NTFS permissions, you can use the File Explorer graphical interface (go to the Security tab in the properties of a folder or file), or the

How to Fix Internet Connection Problem for Windows 10 Users?

In this article we will show you how to fix internet connection problems in Windows 10. The problem is sometimes you will have a yellow triangle (no internet access) as your network icon. It’s just showing you that there is no connection or the connection is unidentified. The fix

How to Configure Radius Server on Windows Server 2016?

RADIUS (Remote Authentication in Dial-In User Service) is a network protocol for the implementation of authentication, authorization and collection of information about the resources used, designed to transfer information between the central platform and network clients/devices. Your remote access (RADUIS) server can communicate with a central server/service (for example,

Join Domain and Login over a VPN Connection

This is a short tutorial on how to join a computer to a domain over a VPN connection. This was very useful for us this weekend. We had to reformat a computer, and needed to setup their profile again under their login. Join Domain over VPN Note, you will

How to Install Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 10?

Hello everyone! In this article we will show you how to download and install Remote Server Administrative tools for Windows 10. It is going to give you all the remote MMC tools that you require to manage your Windows servers remotely. Method 1: From Website You need to download

Get-service: Checking the Status of Windows Services with PowerShell

You can use the Get-Service cmdlet to get a list of all the services installed on the Windows operating systems, their status and startup type. This one and other cmdlets to get the status and management of Windows services first time appeared in Powershell 1.0. In this article we

Using PsExec to Run Commands Remotely

The PsExec allows you to run programs and processes on remote systems, using all the features of the interactive interface of console applications, without having to manually install the client software. The main advantage of PsExec is the ability to invoke the interactive command-line interface on remote computers and

How to Install and Import PowerShell Active Directory Module?

Today we’ll show you how to install and use the Windows PowerShell Active Directory Module. You can use the cmdlets of this module to get different information about domain users, computers, and groups, others objects and perform some Active Directory management tasks. This PowerShell module in the server OS