Admin Tips

Last Updated on 17 July 2014, Total: 72 Knowledge Base Tips

15 Active Directory 2 Jan. 2014
22 Admin 23 June 2014
1 Migration 5 Dec. 2012
4 Miscellaneous 17 July 2014
15 Network 11 June 2014
10 Virtual Platforms 9 July 2014
  1. Use PowerShell to see status and startmode of all services

    How to use Windows PowerShell to see the status and startmode of all services defined on a local system... Read More

  2. Use PowerShell to find application log errors

    How to use Windows PowerShell to find the two most recent errors from the application log... Read More

  3. Stopping running services

    A tip on stopping running services on Windows computer... Read More

  4. Limitations of Server Manager for monitoring servers

    Describes the limitations of using Server Manager in Windows Server 2012 for monitoring servers... Read More

  5. Consequences of disabling remote management on servers

    Describes the consequences of disabling remote management on servers running Windows Server 2012... Read More

  6. Benefits of ZTI over LTI

    This tip compares the benefits of two deployment strategies: Lite Touch Installation (LTI) and Zero Touch Installation (ZTI)... Read More

  7. Forest upgrades and functional levels

    A tip on performing forest upgrades in Active Directory environments... Read More

  8. Windows PowerShell 3.0 simplified syntax

    A tip showing an example of how the simplified syntax of Windows PowerShell 3.0 makes commands and scripts easier to read... Read More

  9. Advantages of using the ZTI approach for Windows deployment

    A tip explaining the benefits that the ZTI approach has over the LTI approach for Windows deployment... Read More

  10. Understanding staged features

    A tip explaining what the term "staged" means in reference to Windows features... Read More

  11. Managing servers in small environments

    A tip on how you can take advantage of the benefits of running Server Core even if you don't feel confident working from the command line... Read More

  12. Upgrading forest and domain functional levels

    A tip concerning upgrading forest and domain functional levels after upgrading your Active Directory schema to Windows Server 2012... Read More

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