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General Chat's Most Valuable Member awards, information, posting statistics, top members and MVMMs shared info.
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Socializing, introducing yourself, chit-chat, general non-related and off-topic talk. Newcomers post your welcome message here, it the right thread (and ONLY HERE). Forum rules must be read and followed, otherwise you will be BANNED, no questions asked.
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Humour - Evolution of Storage
by Blood
Do you think that I should open a new forum? Do you want to become a forum moderator? Are you looking for a specific item? This is the place for your feedbacks and requests.
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Last Post: Hello
181 1,129
by Ossian
Server Operating Systems
For questions related to Microsoft's latest server OS
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Last Post: Backup Tool
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Backup Tool
For questions related to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 / 2008 R2
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2,930 13,845
For questions related to Microsoft Windows Server 2000 / 2003
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16,071 46,065
Server 2003 DCpromo error on removal
by Ossian
Dedicated to issues related to Microsoft Small Business Server 2000/2003/2008/2011
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Last Post: DNS Setup Problems
2,927 15,650
DNS Setup Problems
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Client Operating Systems
Discuss Microsoft Windows 10, first version that will run on a wide range of devices, from phones and tablets to PCs and Xbox.
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Last Post: Windows 10 RDP
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Windows 10 RDP
For questions related to Microsoft's latest client operating system
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882 4,969
For questions related to Microsoft Windows Vista operating system
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555 3,075
For questions related to Microsoft's client operating systems
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Microsoft Networking Services
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4,092 20,368
For issues directly related to DNS in Windows.
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Last Post: Dns server issues
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Dns server issues
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Group Policies, Administrative templates, loopbacks, security settings, you name it.
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Last Post: GPO error
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GPO error
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SCCM Application Deployment error
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Deals with issues related to Microsoft's latest Exchange server version
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3,981 17,226
Deals with issues related to Microsoft's Exchange servers
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A place for all your Microsoft Lync Server and Office Communications Server (OCS) related questions.
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Lync 2013 Possible Certificate Issue
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Use this forum for posts related to the Microsoft Outlook client
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Last Post: Share mailbox
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Share mailbox
by Ossian
Use this forum to post questions regarding Cisco routing and switching solutions
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Router 2600 series boot loop--newbie
Use this forum to post questions regarding the Alcatel, Samsung and other broadband modems, including Wireless access points and routers.
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Last Post: UK BT Fibre
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UK BT Fibre
by Ossian
Use this forum to post questions regarding PIX, ASA, VPN and other Cisco security solutions.
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638 2,439
General networking questions that do not fit into one of the more specific forums found on this board.
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1,282 7,043
For questions related to Microsoft's Virtual Server / Virtual PC
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280 1,493
Installed VMWare on Laptop
All Hyper-V versions.
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452 2,216
ESXi 6.0 on Hyper-V (2012 R2)
For questions related to VMWare virtualization products
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Last Post: WorkStation
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Stuff that's not directly related to either Microsoft or VMware virtualization products, such as Oracle Virtual Box, Xen etc.
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Virtual Box VM (2012) Issue
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Reversing A Numbered List
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​Open corrupt word doc
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Use this forum to post questions regarding the Microsoft Office suite of products.
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335 1,355
Forum for online office suite, software plus services, built around Microsoft Office platform.
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Last Post: Migration Batch
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Migration Batch
Microsoft BackOffice
For issues related to Microsoft SQL Server 2005, 2008, 2008/R2 and 2012.
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193 712
*.trn files in "Backup" folder
by todd231
Discussion of a web application framework and platform developed by Microsoft.
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Sharepoint and AD Syncing
For questions related to Microsoft Dynamics, suite of business solutions from CRM to ERP.
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Windows Scripting
Scripting (most languages are supported) issues.
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Last Post: Delete old backups
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Delete old backups
For good old command line and batch file issues.
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For scripting issues in VBS, JS and other scripting languages.
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93 433
For issues related to Powershell on Windows Server 2008/R2, and for products using PS.
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165 712
For all Firewall, penetration testing, port scanning tools, sniffers and other general security related issues.
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803 4,089
Dedicated to discussions about the "forgot administrator password" set of articles.
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711 3,312
BitLocker PW Recovery
Cloud Computing
Covers cloud computing platform and infrastructure from Microsoft.
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Cloud companies in the future
For AWS, collection of remote web services offered by, including EC2 and Amazon S3.
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AWS Directory Service
Discussion about Google's portfolio of highly-scalable cloud computing products.
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Google Cloud Products
vCloud Air from VMware provides the power of cloud with the flexibility allowed by virtualization.
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Guest's Avatar
VMware vCloud Air at VMworld 2014
by Guest
Questions and answers about all other cloud services (i.e., but not limited to, Google Apps/Docs, DropBox,, etc.)
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A place for any hardware-specific question or discussion, mostly server hardware issues
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397 2,635
Hardware, software and stuff that doesn't fit into any of the available categories.
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Last Post: Rightfax 10.0
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Rightfax 10.0
by Ossian
For issues related to open source and non-Microsoft issues.
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44 225
MCSA, MCSE, MCDST, MCDBA tracks, information, tests and other useful stuff.
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587 3,937
Motivation after an exam failure
Cisco certification tracks, information, tests and other useful stuff.
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104 558
Stepping into Cisco world!
Use this forum for discussions related to various certifications besides Microsoft and Cisco.
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