Microsoft Tutorials

How to Backup and Restore Exchange 2010 Mailbox Database with DPM 2010

DPM 2010 supports the following five types of recovery for Exchange Server 2010 mailbox databases: Recover the database to its original location: Overwrite the existing copy of the database. Recover the database to an alternate database: Restore to another database on an Exchange Server. Recover to an Exchange Recovery database: Recover to an Exchange Recovery database… Read More »

The replica of Exchange Mailbox Database is inconsistent – Data Protection Manager 2010

Description: The replica of Exchange Mailbox Database on ExchangeServerNameFQDN is inconsistent with the protected data source. All protection activities for data source will fail until the replica is synchronized with consistency check. You can recover data from existing recovery points, but new recovery points cannot be created until the replica is consistent. Data consistency verification check failed for… Read More »

Restart Remote Computers vbscript

Need to restart all the Windows computers on the network? This script reads a text file populated with computer names and performs the remote remote restart on them. I use this all the time to forcibly restart computers that are still logged on – but in distant locations on the network – when performing system… Read More »

How to Manage Local Password Policy on Windows Server 2008 Core

Windows Server 2008 Core is a minimal server installation option for computers running on the Windows Server 2008 operating system. Server Core provides a low-maintenance server environment with limited functionality. Windows Server 2008 Core supports the following server roles: Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS) DHCP Server DNS Server… Read More »