Category: Windows Server

OpenSSL 1.1 and VS2015 and QuarksPwDump – Oh My…

Goal Today’s desire: Build Quarks PwDump as part of my CEH studying. Note to self: PwDump doesn’t build OOTB on VS2015 CE because the OpenSSL library it ships with fails to link. Today’s feat and the reason for this article:

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Lync Server 2013: Front-end Fails to Start

Received message “Server startup delayed … fabric pool manager has not finished initial placement of users?” Read our solution!

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PowerShell: Get *All* Domain User’s Group Memberships

Hi All – Need to get all of a user’s group memberships – both domain and local? Do you need indirect memberships also? Then read on!

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CAC Integration with W2K8R2 Active Directory

SmartCard (CAC) Integration Integrating Active Directory with CAC requires a number of steps. A good online reference is at Microsoft KB281245 (pre Server 2008 but still valuable). For rebuild purposes, use the following sections.

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Solve “Unidentified Network Error” for Windows Server 2008

Anytime a non-routable network connection (any IPv4 network adapter that does *not* have a default gateway specified) is configured for a Windows Server 2008 server, the operating system will mark that network connection as an “Unidentified Network”. The downside? Windows

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