posts tagged with ‘Windows Server 2008’

Event 10154 Permissions

Domain Controllers Warning Event ID 10154

Joakim November 20, 2013

I was getting an error at startup on a new Windows 2008 R2 Domain Controller. Apparently the WinRM attempts to create two SPNs after the startup process.

Since that WinRM runs under “Network Service” account, I was able to fix this warning by granting the “Validated Write to Service Principal Name” permission to the NETWORK SERVICE…

Forgot Password

Breaking into a Windows box

Joakim September 14, 2013

Do you ever get that sinking feeling, when you’ve forgotten the root password to your test lab?  Again?

I hate it too!  So I decided to figure out a way around it, using a work around…

USB Drive

Create a Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8 USB Key

Joakim June 15, 2013

I’ve seen a number of notes and blogs on the Internet on how to create a bootable USB Key to put Windows Server 2012 and/or Windows 8…

Windows Server Active Directory

AD Delegation: Default Permissions for GPOs

Joakim June 10, 2013

When setting up Active Directory delegation, you want administrators to be able to maintain Group Policy without being a Domain Admin.

If you read TechNet, Microsoft tells you to use Group Policy Creator Owners. However CO does not have permissions to modify or edit any other group policy objects.

PrintUI program

Printer Problem 0x00000006 and 0x00000002

Joakim November 15, 2012

I started my day troubleshooting a Windows 7 SP1 client which couldn’t install a specific printer. After verifying that the server was not the issue I started looking into the computer configuration…

IE ESC Administrators

Windows 2008 wont use Trusted Sites

Joakim October 17, 2012

Today I ran into an issue with Internet Explorer on a Windows 2008 R2 server.
I have a GPO that pushes Local Intranet and Trusted sites but they would not be visible through the GUI in Internet Options.

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