Excuse me, do you have the time? Well you better if you are a Active Directory administrator. Next to DNS, time synchronization is one of the most important dependency of Active Directory. By default, Active Directory will tolerate a plus or minus of five minutes between the clocks of your network. If the time exceeds five minutes, clients will be unable to authenticate, and replication will not occur between domain controllers.
Ever want to send an email with PowerShell? Well now you can! Simply add the code below to the end of a PowerShell script. PowerShell will then use the Net.Mail.SmtpClient object to send the email. That’s it! Don’t forget to but in your appropriate information.
Microsoft has a number of server roles that come in all shapes and sizes. Today however, we will be installing the server role IIS 7.5 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 server. With IIS 7.5, Microsoft has gone modular. Meaning you can add or remove individual modules that are required for a specific function.
In this Quick Config, I’ll show you how to quickly fix the Navigation to the webpage error that you might get in the help menu in Sysinternals Suite. When you try to open the Help Menu in any tool from the System Internals suite, you receive “Navigation to the web page was canceled”.
The sea has parted and Microsoft finally released the long awaited “Windows Sysinternals Administrator’s Reference” book.