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Active Directory (AD) is a Microsoft brand for identity-related capabilities. In the on-premises world, Windows Server AD provides a set of identit...

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Transfer FSMO roles from 2008 R2 DC.

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Hello, I'm attempting to transfer the FSMO roles from a 2008R2 server to a 2019 DC.

DC1 is the new DC …
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Revoke and grant ntfs right with Powershell.

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Hi,

At this moment we have GPO synchronization issues on our Sysvol share. This is caused because …
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hybrid Azure Active Directory joined devices inconsistencies

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Hi Experts, looking for references or places to look to further troubleshoot my issues for post join …
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Powershell script to change UPN

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Hi, our users current UPN is    first initial + Surname  @domainname.local
I have added an additional …
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AD Oeprations Master Error RID,PDC, Infrastructure

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Hi I need help with this, We have a problem 1 of the server is showed error in the Operations …
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Windows 10 Pro - Change domain

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I have a Windows 10 Pro computer that is a member of a domain that does not exist anymore. If I try …
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Restore Only 2016 Domain Controller - Error "The global catalog does not exist"

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We had our SAN's crash and we lost both our Windows 2016 Domain Controllers.  I have backups from …
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Active Directory & DNS problems on a PDC after starting up an old DC

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I started up an old 2008 DC VM which has been offline for six months+, having been told it had been …
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"Some of these settings are hidden or managed by your organization"

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Hi experts.

This message is seen at various locations within the modern control panel of Win10 20H2.
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AD User Passwords expiring in X days?

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I know this seems like a dumb question... using PowerShell, how can I list and export all AD (not …
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Student laptop provisioning using Intune/Azure AD

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We've got our Azure AD cloud sync going well. I'm setting up laptops with the OOBE experience for …
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How to 'push' admin credentials to a remote computer so we can install software

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Hi All,

I'm not sure how to ask this question but basically we have a couple of very old laptops out …
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How to configure Windows Business Updates?

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Hi - I am interested in finding a plan to deploy Windows Business Updates for my organization. We do …
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Need to unlock admin account

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Hello,

I have a Windows 2012 server, I was locked out of the admin account for putting the wrong …
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AD changing password

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If all my domain users get a message to change the password - Can I change it now that no one will …
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Task Schedule via GPO not showing.

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I have a GPO that I am using to create a task schedule.  But it's not in the task schedule list. …
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get a list of users who are not members of a group with user account creation date and whether they are enabled

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Hi I found this script online which gives me a list of users who are not members of a specific AD …
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How-To secure SFTP using chroot with AD authentication

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I am try to isolate sftp (SSH) folder from other OS directories using chroot. I am using CentOS 8
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How do I set up an UPN Suffix on  just an child domain of a forest

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Hello , 

I would like to set an UPN for my domain. I know that I can go to AD Domain and trust and …
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Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service - Password Policy

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We set up an AD LDS instance on a server that is already part of a corporate domain.  We have …

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