Category: Windows Server

Allow group of users to be able to add computer into domain on Windows Server 2012 R2

As per Microsoft users who have the Create Computer Objects permission on the Active Directory computers container can also create computer accounts in the domain. The difference is that users with permissions on the container are not restricted to the creation of only 10 computer accounts.

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Windows Server 2012 R2 – how to install .Net3.5 Framework with command line

You tried to enable feature .Net3.5 Framework via Administrative console on your Windows Server 2012 R2 and the installation failed. You can use this simple command line to install the feature on your Windows Server 2012 R2.

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Active Directory Users and Computers shortcut is deleted in Windows Server 2012 R2 – how do I recover it?

Active Directory® Users and Computers is a Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in that you can use to administer and publish information in the directory. I have deleted by mistake the shortcut from Administrative tools. How do I recover it and place back into console in Windows Server 2012 R2?

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Setting a system environment variable from command line in Windows Server 2012 R2

setx utility – Creates or modifies environment variables in the user or system environment. Can set variables based on arguments, regkeys or file input.

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How to find out which server in domain is Global Catalog – Windows Server 2012 R2

The global catalog is a distributed data repository that facilitates searching and logons in an Active Directory® Domain Services (AD DS) directory service forest.

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