All OUs in this domain should be protected from accidental deletion
Active Directory Domain Services Best Practices Analyzer (AD DS BPA) is not able to collect data from domain name.
Your mapped drives to a network share may be disconnected after a regular interval of inactivity, and Windows Explorer may display a red “X” on the icon of the mapped drive. Accessing a program that depends on this mapped drive may fail. However, if you try to access or browse the mapped drive, it reconnects quickly.
In various circumstances I have found a need to determine the LDAP servers in a network. The code below will allow you to determine all reporting LDAP servers in a network.
We’ve all had it happen. Started a batch job on a workstation that is going to take 30 minutes to complete when the ominous “Restart your computer to finish installing updates” screen pops up. Furthermore, cancel has been disabled and there is a 5 minute countdown timer ticking away.
When troubleshooting domain issues related to Active Directory, one of the first things you should do is check the synchronization of your domain controllers.
Wondering which version of Exchange you are running? Did the last admin apply the roll-ups as necessary? Well the easiest way to find out is by following these simple steps.
Create a bootable USB Drive and use it to install Windows 7.