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Windows 7/10 + Terminal + SmartCard Redirection with XenDesktop

Hi everyone In some instance you might have to use a smartcard inside a windows session, using the smartcard in Internet Explorer, not to login to the VM, it’s a simple scenario, but in some occasion it can be a … Continue reading

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Windows 7/10, vSphere 5.5+, Citrix Desktop Studio Power State Unknown

Hi everyone In your vSphere do you happen to have Windows 7 or 10 streamed VM that got in a reported as in an Unknown Power State ? if yes please follow my tip. From that screen you remove that … Continue reading

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Logon Failure: The target account name is incorrect

Hi everyone Today I stumbled into a bug; From a DC to another DC when I try to naviguate to the server fileshare I got that error; Logon Failure: The target account name is incorrect I checked the DNS’s console, … Continue reading

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DNS Server Service – Error 1717: The interface is unknown

Hi everyone Yesterday I stomped into a new bug, I wanted to share it with you guys. After some Windows Update on a Server 2008 R2, I got that wonderful message from the service manager for the DNS server service: … Continue reading

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Migrating files from an Active Directory Domain to another, unblocking the files ?

Hi everyone Today I will discuss a small tip used when you migrate a file server to another domain. The goal is to prevent all user to see the warning that file can be dangerous, as the client OS detect … Continue reading

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Active Directory: Reset the clock on an expired password for an account

Hi everyone Ever wondered how to re-activate an old Active Directory account and prevent a password change directly ? Like on a return paternity / maternity leave. It’s really easy to do or script that way 🙂 pwdLastSet attribute is … Continue reading

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OneDrive on Local Account ?

Hi everyone Today I will share a marvelous tool to use OneDrive / SkyDrive if you use a local account, or an domain account. The tool is named syncDriver. A side note the login option no longer work in the … Continue reading

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