Verify Active Directory Users With User Authentication Against Active Directory

Verification of Active Directory users can sometimes be quite complicated. This is particularly the case when a user is unable to login to the Domain. It can be tough to assess the issue if the user is tied to the system and does not have rights to login to other computers. Changing the password or unlocking the account can only be useful if the password has expired, the user account Continue Reading →

Remote Assistance In Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 [Guide]

Remote Assistance is a Windows feature by which a client operating system can send request for help to an administrator or friend. The Helper can even be allowed complete control of the user’s desktop, provided its allowed by the assisted person. There are also features in Active Directory (Windows Server 2008) that can be configured to set preferred remote assistance settings. In this post we will explain remote assistance methods Continue Reading →

Download Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate (RC)

Post Update: You can get the Final Release version of Windows Server 2012 from this link. Microsoft has released the Release Candidate for Windows Server 2012, (previously codenamed as Windows Server 8). This release came alongside the Windows 8 Release Preview. Windows Server 2012 is the successor of Windows Server 2008 R2. You can download this latest edition from the link given at of this post.

How To Install Windows Server 2012 On VirtualBox

Windows Server 8 is the next generation Server by Microsoft that is bound to act as the game changer in the server market. It comes with many cloud based enhancements, as well as the new Metro UI introduced by Microsoft for its Windows operating systems, including Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. In a previous post I showed you How to install Windows 8 on Virtualbox. In this post I Continue Reading →

How To Install Windows Server 8 (Windows Server 2012)

Since long Windows Server 2012 has been anticipated by IT professionals, so that they can test out the extravagant new features that enable more scalable and robust server management, with integration of cloud based features.  In this post we will walk you through each step involved in the installation of Windows Server 8, followed by an installation video created by us for our readers.

Windows Server 2012 System Requirements And Pre-Installation Information

Windows Server 8 is the name of the next generation Windows Server. It is the server version of Microsoft’s latest Windows 8 operating system and  is the successor to Windows Server 2008. It comes with a number of improvements, including features that provide a more cloud based options, virtualization, a new interface and other enhancements. Before you can install and start using Windows Server 2012, it is worth checking out Continue Reading →

Download Windows Server 2012 Beta

Windows Server 8

Post Update: You can get the Final version of Windows Server 2012 from this link. While Windows 8 has been creating a lot of buzz since its release at the Mobile World Congress 2012, Microsoft has also released the beta version of the Windows Server 8 operating system. The final build of Windows Server 8 is expected later this year or in early 2013, however, IT professionals can now download Continue Reading →

How To Join A Domain In Windows 7

To implement Domain policies for Active Directory users, it is first necessary for the client operating system to join a Domain. The policies are implemented after the client computer comes under the umbrella of the Domain itself and logs in from the Domain credentials. In this post I will tell you the two basic methods that can be used for joining a Domain from a Windows 7 client operating system.