How To: Find and Remove Inactive Computer Accounts from Active Directory

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Apr 03 2013 | Comments (6)
There are a number of reasons why you may need to find and remove inactive computers from active directory. Test computers and servers that were removed without disconnecting from the domain, or in my case, a computer fleet upgrade. New computers were brought in...

How To: Configure External Time Source for Server 2008 R2

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Jul 15 2012 | Comments (7)
This article explains how to configure your Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory Primary Domain Controller to syncronise time with an external time source. Note: In an active directory, all member computers will sync time with the PDC, so you only need to setup...

How to Synchronise your Clock with the Domain Controller

Posted by SteveHardie | On: Jul 05 2011 | Comments (6)
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: NET TIME...