FSMO roles In Windows 2003

In a forest, there are at five FSMO roles that are assigned to one or more domain controllers. Schema Master Domain naming master Infrastructure Master Relative ID (RID) Master PDC Emulator More: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324801

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How To Change RDP Port number

To change the Remote Desktop port numbers follow the steps below: To change the Remote Desktop port numbers follow the steps below: 1. Start Registry Editor (start ->Run -> regedit). 2. Locate the registry subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESystemCurrentControlSetControlTerminalServerWinStationsRDP-TcpPortNumber 3. On the Edit menu, click Modify, and then click Decimal. 4. Type the new port number. 5. Close… Continue reading How To Change RDP Port number

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How to Prevent User Validation on a Specific Domain Controller

To prevent users from login to a specific domain controller follow the instruction below: To prevent users from login to a specific domain controller follow the instruction below: In the domain controller that you need to prevent users from login in to or validate their user name and password push or disable the Net Logon.… Continue reading How to Prevent User Validation on a Specific Domain Controller

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How to disable IIS logging

Click Start > Control Panel > Administration Tools > Internet Information Services. Right click your website and select Properties. Uncheck “Enable Logging”

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IIS server Log file location

If IIS server is running out of space for no reason check the IIS log size. Log location: %SYSTEMROOT%System32LogFilesW3SVC

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Lock Desktops using group policy

To automatically lock users desktops using the password protected screen saver: To lock desktops Open the group policy editor and create or edit and existing Group Policy. In the Group Policy editor go to: User Configuration, Administrative Templates, Control Panel, Display Enable – Password protect the screen sever Enable – Screen saver timeout Number of… Continue reading Lock Desktops using group policy

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