How to: Install .NET Framework 3.5 on Windows Server 2012

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

How to Install .NET Framework 3.5 on Windows Server 2012 As system administrator, you need to install for legacy application .NET Framework 3.5 (or 2.5). When you try to add .Net Framework via "Add Roles and features" you received  alert message: “Do you want to specify an alternate source path? One or more installation selections are missing source files…” “Do you want to specify an alternate source path? One or more installation selections are missing source files…” You need to specify an alternative source path, here the right way to do it: >Method 1 - Using Add Roles and Features Wizard in...

DSQuery all servers in Active Directory

Monday, July 7, 2014

How to use DSQUERY to find computers in Active Directory ? Intro: Dsquery is a command-line tool that is built into Windows Server 2008. It is available if you have the Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) server role installed. To use dsquery, you must run the dsquery command from an elevated command prompt. To open an elevated command prompt, click Start, right-click Command Prompt, and then click Run as administrator. Here a few examples; 1. Find all computers: dsquery * -Filter "(&(objectClass=computer)(operatingSystem=*))" -Attr name operatingSystem -limit 100000000   2. Find only Servers: dsquery * -Filter "(&(objectClass=computer)(operatingSystem=Windows Server *))" -Attr name operatingSystem -limit 100000000   3. Find Windows Server 2012: dsquery * -Filter...