Admin Tips

Last Updated on 13 Feb. 2014, Total: 276 Knowledge Base Tips

49 Active Directory 26 Sept. 2012
108 Admin 13 Feb. 2014
1 Applications 10 June 2008
3 Exchange 31 May 2009
12 Migration 29 Aug. 2012
19 Miscellaneous 19 June 2012
44 Network 2 Oct. 2012
22 Security 12 July 2012
10 Terminal Servers and Thin Clients 13 March 2013
7 Virtual Platforms 18 May 2013
  1. What does "staged" mean?

    A tip about what "staged" means in the context of adding and removing Windows features... Read More

  2. What happened to NTBACKUP in Window Server 2008?

    In Windows 2000 and 2003, ntbackup is a well-known application. In Windows 2008 Server, you won't find it. What do you do?... Read More

  3. What is RemoteApp for Windows Server 2008?

    A very cool new feature included with Windows Server 2008 is Termnial Server's RemoteApp. Let's find out how this can help you!... Read More

  4. What is Replication Queue and who manages the Queue?

    This article explains the mechanim Bridgehead Servers use to process the replication changes... Read More

  5. What is the difference between a Role and a Feature when customizing your Windows 2008 Server?

    Have you ever gone to install something in Windows 2008 Server and you are given the choice between installing a role or a feature? Which do you choose? Let's find out... Read More

  6. When Should You Restart FRS?

    This article discusses the Regsitry entries of File Replication Service and when should you restart the FRS service for the changes to take effect... Read More

  7. When not to use NTFS compression

    NTFS compression usually works fine on client systems, but be careful using it on servers... Read More

  8. When to use GPT disks

    When you should choose GPT disks over MBR... Read More

  9. Which DC Is Selected When Promoting A Member Server To DC?

    This article discusses the a mechanism used by the DCPromo.exe to select a DC when promoting a member server to Domain Controller... Read More

  10. Which Service Is Responsible To Register A and PTR Records In DNS?

    This article explains the service which is responsible to register DNS Records on behalf of client computers. This tip applies to Windows 7 also... Read More

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