Tag: Active Directory

Domain Controller in Safe mode?  Marcos brings the Vet office back online.

Domain Controller in Safe mode? Marcos brings the Vet office back online.

Here is a guest post from my friend Marcos Velez.  He worked out a pretty perplexing issue involving a nonresponsive Domain Controller at his sister’s ... Read More

Centralized policy definitions – Bad idea! … with a remedy.

Centralized policy definitions – Bad idea! … with a remedy.

On several occasion in the past few years (and twice in the past month, probably the result of interest in piloting Windows 10 and/or Office ... Read More

VMware Site Recovery Manager – DNS Stalls for 20 minutes.

Chris Monfet sent over a handy setting for those of us leveraging VMware’s Site Recovery Manager (SRM) to protect our Active Directory infrastructures. I was ... Read More

TS/RDS User Home Directory policy Explained

TS/RDS User Home Directory policy Explained

Here is a nice write up on Setting Home Directories via group policy by Jacques Bensimon. Since I’ve had to deal with this before, I ... Read More

How to add a Shortcut for all users in a VDI environment via Group Policy Preferences

How to add a Shortcut for all users in a VDI environment via Group Policy Preferences

Jeff Miller was using VMware View 5 with Wyse p20’s and needed the ability for users to disconnect from their desktop rather than just locking ... Read More