This post is really just for me to remember what additional setup features I do and how to do them on a new Trixbox installation.
After migrating from a Server 2003 Active Directory, to a Windows Small Business Server 2011 installation, I found that the migration did not import the existing AD users and computers into the SBS 2011 console.
A quick google search found this simple fix:
This article describes how to reset the Directory Services Restore Mode (DSRM) administrator password for any server in your domain without restarting the server in DSRM.
To Reset the DSRM Administrator Password
Click, Start, click Run, type ntdsutil, and then...
This article describes how to change the location of the data files and of the log files for any Microsoft SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2000, or SQL Server 7.0 database.
After having many problems with my Windows Server 2008 R2 (Windows SBS 2011) running on VMware vSphere ESXi 4.0, I stumbled across and article that rightfully points out that Server 2008 isn’t supported until ESXi 4.0 Update 1.
This article descripes how you can synchronise your computers clock with either your Domain Controller or any other windows computer on your network.
The quickest way to synchronise your clock with the domain time, open a command prompt window and type:
There are some situations where you may want to change how and when email accounts in outlook send and recieve emails.
Generally, it is because you have added multiple email addresses linked to one mailbox, and you want to avoid downloading duplicate emails.
You may wish to add an additional Email address or Email account to Outlook if you want to be able to send and recieve emails using a different Email address.
Recently our HP MSA suffered a VDisk Failure, reporting the following messages:
Virtual-disk is not fault tolerant.
Event 55: A disk drive reported a SMART event
Event 314: There is a problem with a FRU.
The following article will explain step-by-step how to setup a PPTP VPN connection on your Billion Router
This PPTP setup will allow your network to connect to a remote network, but not the other way around.
1. Browse to your Billion Router Web Interface....