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General Chat's Most Valuable Member awards, information, posting statistics, top members and MVMMs shared info.
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Guest's Avatar
MVM Award is presented to RicklesP
by Guest
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.
Topics: 617 Posts: 10,076
617 10,076
Writing and Self-Publishing
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.
Topics: 176 Posts: 1,110
176 1,110
Server Operating Systems
For questions related to Microsoft's latest server OS
Topics: 463 Posts: 2,283
463 2,283
For questions related to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 / 2008 R2
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2,900 13,735
Server 2008 r2, no desktop
by Blood
For questions related to Microsoft Windows Server 2000 / 2003
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16,070 46,059
Dedicated to issues related to Microsoft Small Business Server 2000/2003/2008/2011
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2,915 15,609
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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68 437
For questions related to Microsoft's latest client operating system
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164 803
Transfer windows to other laptop
For questions related to Microsoft Windows 7 operating system
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872 4,927
Windows update -- stuck
by mla
For questions related to Microsoft Windows Vista operating system
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555 3,073
PC turns itself on after hibernating
by xpology
For questions related to Microsoft's client operating systems
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Last Post: Windows XP updates
2,820 14,662
Windows XP updates
Microsoft Networking Services
For questions and discussions strictly related to AD, Trusts, Migration, you name it.
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4,072 20,300
AD Sites and Services
by Ossian
For issues directly related to DNS in Windows.
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326 1,779
For issues related to Microsoft-based DCHP.
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153 877
Group Policies, Administrative templates, loopbacks, security settings, you name it.
Topics: 1,500 Posts: 7,483
1,500 7,483
For questions related to Microsoft management and monitoring products such as MOM and SMS.
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267 963
For threads related to Terminal Services (TS, RDS), Citrix, CockpIt and other remote desktop issues.
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1,245 5,679
Messaging Software
Deals with issues related to Microsoft's latest Exchange server version
Topics: 3,935 Posts: 17,086
3,935 17,086
Deals with issues related to Microsoft's Exchange servers
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6,371 28,769
Simple TLS questions
by tchris
A place for all your Microsoft Lync Server and Office Communications Server (OCS) related questions.
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82 203
Forwarding phone lines?
by todd231
Use this forum for posts related to the Microsoft Outlook client
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1,353 4,854
Extract message from *.dbx file
Use this forum to post questions regarding Cisco routing and switching solutions
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2,127 8,150
Use this forum to post questions regarding the Alcatel, Samsung and other broadband modems, including Wireless access points and routers.
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586 2,376
Use this forum to post questions regarding PIX, ASA, VPN and other Cisco security solutions.
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636 2,436
Removing statements from PIX
General networking questions that do not fit into one of the more specific forums found on this board.
Topics: 1,265 Posts: 6,968
Last Post: Echolink
1,265 6,968
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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444 2,178
For questions related to VMWare virtualization products
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1,584 7,416
Stuff that's not directly related to either Microsoft or VMware virtualization products, such as Oracle Virtual Box, Xen etc.
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58 207
For questions related to Microsoft's latest Office suite
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141 536
For questions related to Microsoft's 2007 Office suite
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Last Post: corrupt PPT file.
230 851
corrupt PPT file.
by Ossian
Use this forum to post questions regarding the Microsoft Office suite of products.
Topics: 335 Posts: 1,355
335 1,355
Forum for online office suite, software plus services, built around Microsoft Office platform.
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26 89
MS Project cannot open test.mpp
by Ossian
Microsoft BackOffice
For issues related to Microsoft SQL Server 2005, 2008, 2008/R2 and 2012.
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191 703
Discussion of a web application framework and platform developed by Microsoft.
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7 23
For questions related to Microsoft Dynamics, suite of business solutions from CRM to ERP.
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1 1
Creating Custom Entities
For anything not covered on other forums (ie. anything except SQL Server, SharePoint, CRM, Dynamics), eg. BizTalk.
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0 0
Windows Scripting
Scripting (most languages are supported) issues.
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1,428 7,203
For good old command line and batch file issues.
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108 509
net use famous 53 error
by Rems
For scripting issues in VBS, JS and other scripting languages.
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92 427
For issues related to Powershell on Windows Server 2008/R2, and for products using PS.
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157 689
For all Firewall, penetration testing, port scanning tools, sniffers and other general security related issues.
Topics: 800 Posts: 4,077
800 4,077
Dedicated to discussions about the "forgot administrator password" set of articles.
Topics: 707 Posts: 3,293
707 3,293
Cloud Computing
Covers cloud computing platform and infrastructure from Microsoft.
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11 43
For AWS, collection of remote web services offered by, including EC2 and Amazon S3.
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3 4
AWS Directory Service
Discussion about Google's portfolio of highly-scalable cloud computing products.
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1 0
Google Cloud Products
vCloud Air from VMware provides the power of cloud with the flexibility allowed by virtualization.
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1 2
VMware vCloud Air at VMworld 2014
Questions and answers about all other cloud services (i.e., but not limited to, Google Apps/Docs, DropBox,, etc.)
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6 25
A place for any hardware-specific question or discussion, mostly server hardware issues
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392 2,608
Hardware, software and stuff that doesn't fit into any of the available categories.
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2,017 10,325
For issues related to open source and non-Microsoft issues.
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Last Post: CryptoWall attack
42 219
CryptoWall attack
MCSA, MCSE, MCDST, MCDBA tracks, information, tests and other useful stuff.
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585 3,928
Cisco certification tracks, information, tests and other useful stuff.
Topics: 104 Posts: 551
Last Post: CCNA or CCDA?
104 551
by toddy08
Use this forum for discussions related to various certifications besides Microsoft and Cisco.
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Last Post: PMP certification
99 598
PMP certification
by Ossian

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