Tag: Active Directory

Windows Server 2012 R2 – How to detect who Read a file on a File Server

Windows Server 2012 R2 – How to detect who Read a file on a File Server.Continuing monitoring of who has viewed what files can help you keep access to sensitive information under close control.

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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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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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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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Extend Active Directory Schema on Windows Server 2012 R2 by adding UNIX attributes

Identity Management for Unix enables you to integrate Windows users into an existing Unix or LInux environment, including managing user accounts, passwords on Windows and Unix systems.

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How to enable Active Directory Recycle Bin in Server 2012 R2

Active Directory Recycle bin in Windows Server 2012 R2 – is a great feature for System Administrator in the event of recovery deleted objects from Active Directory. This feature is available in server since version 2008 but it is not enabled by default. You have to enable it before you can use it.

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