It is always a good idea to reduce hardware dependencies by moving your data to the cloud. Cloud is much more flexible than traditional hardware infrastructure including VMWare. But you still have to consider the ability of recovering data as and when required. This always helps you to keep your business running with minimal interruption. In AWS, there are several
Category: Admin Tools
Review/Discuss of various handy tools for Admins..
NTFS Permission issue with TAKEOWN & ICACLS
Most of us using TAKEOWN or ICACLS for taking ownership from command prompt, and both of them are simple to use. We generally use TAKEOWN or ICACLS with following switches to taking the ownership. takeown /F “PATH” /R /D Y /A icacls “PATH” /T /setowner Administrators But unfortunately, TAKEOWN & ICACLS both might failed on certain scenario, as there are
How to stop extracting/viewing users details from AD
There are several tools/script available for extracting all user information from AD. Any domain users can access this information by default. For an example, using following attached .vbs script, we can dump entire AD users base to a excel file with following fields.
WINDOWS 2008 R2 FAILOVER CLUSTER on VMWARE
For windows 2003 cluster, check my old tutorial on following link. https://technochat.in/2008/11/configure-cluster-on-vmware-using-iscsi/ Windows 2008 R2 Cluster Requirements: 1. Two Systems with Same Hardware Configuration. 2. Two Network Card 3. Windows 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition on both systems with same patch level. 4. Active Directory 5. Shared Storage( SAN or iSCSI) 6. Both servers should be the member of same domain.
Domain Tools v1.2 Final – For Delegating Users ID related Calls – Update
Previous Version: https://technochat.in/2010/08/domain-tools-v1-0-for-delegating-users-id-related-calls/ Main Window Configuration Window
RealVNC MSI Deployment
For giving instant remote support to almost 1500+ desktop, we have to use some remote control tool, so we decided to install RealVNC server only to all the system. But manually it will take huge time to install RealVNC server to all the system. So, I started working on convert it into MSI package, which we can easily deploy via