Author Archives: karthick s

Force DFS Replication/Force DFSR Members to Replicate on windows server 2008 and 2012

Force sysvol replication on windows server 2008/2012, FRS has been replaced by DFSR Replication engine for replicating the SYSVOL folders from Windows Server 2008 & wundows server 2012 and file replication performance has been improved with many new features, Microsoft manage to fix most of the bottlenecks, improved command line support, Content Freshness, handling unexpected … [Continue reading]

Windows 10 for Free

Free Windows 10 Upgrade

Finally Microsoft followed their competitor’s footsteps, free update to new windows versions, yes Microsoft Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1, consumers no need to pay to get the new windows, seems like an Apple iOS and Google Android

As per the Microsoft statement, all PCs and … [Continue reading]

Domain Controller failed test Machineaccount on DCDIAG

Domain Controller failed test Machineaccount

While you run a DCDIAG command on Domain Controller which failed with bellow error, will discuss how to find the issue and solution to fix the issue

Starting test: MachineAccount

* DC Name is not a server trust account

* DC Name is not trusted for account delegation

……………………. DC Name failed test MachineAccount

Issue … [Continue reading]

Active Directory on Cloud

Active Directory on Cloud (Azure Active Directory)

May be a year back I couldn’t think Active Directory on Cloud, technology is always changing and now we have Azure Active Directory or Azure AD/ AAD, is a cloud-based identity and access management service hosted in Microsoft Azure datacentres

We can’t ignore the fact that this can be a game changer for … [Continue reading]