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By default, Zentyal creates a Home Folder for each user created through the web interface and not through Active Directory Users & Computers (dsa.msc). To disable this action, modifying the Samba stub for Zentyal is the preferred method. In order to maintain the changes across Zentyal and Samba updates, a Samba stub should be copied…

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In order to work around the issue processor power management has to be disabled in system UEFI and vSphere Client. To change power policies using server UEFI settings: Turn on the server. Note: If necessary, connect a keyboard, monitor, and mouse to the console breakout cable and connect the console breakout cable to the compute node.…

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Big Fat Warning:  Don’t do this. How to disable password expiration Load Local Group Policy Editor (Start –> Type gpedit.msc –> Enter) Expand sections: Local Computer Policy –> Computer Configuration –> Windows Settings –> Security Settings –> Account Policies –> Password Policy Set Maximum password age to 0 to completely disable passwords from expiring. How to disable…

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Sorry, Cortana — not everyone likes you. =) Launch the group policy editor by pressing Windows + R, typing gpedit.msc into the box, and pressing Enter. Navigate to Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Search Locate the Allow Cortana setting in the right pane and double-click it. Choose Disable and click OK Reboot…

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I came across a lot of entries in my NxFilter log for dns.msftncsi.com and ip6.msftncsi.com since setting it up as a DNS filtering server. What is Network Awareness? NCSI stands for Network Connectivity Status Indicator. It is part of what Microsoft calls Network Awareness. Microsoft purposed Network Awareness to provide network-connectivity information to services and…

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