How do I backup Microsoft Active Directory ?
While backing up AD is not a function of Stoneware, here are some urls that have some good information.
Simple script to start a backup:
ntbackup backup systemstate /J "AD Backup" /F "C:\\ADbackup.bkf"
Best Practices for Active Directory Schema Changes
Active Directory Backup and Restore - Microsoft
User password expiration / lockouts in Microsoft Active Directory
How can I show accounts that are locked out in AD ? http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc738772(WS.10).aspx Can I dump password expiration for users in AD ? AdFind.exe to dump the password expiration. Stoneware download / Utilities has this ...
Microsoft command line tools for Active Directory
How to Manage Users Creating a New User Account 1. Click Start, and then click Run. 2. In the Open box, type cmd. 3. At the command prompt, type the following command: dsadd user userdn -samid sam_name The following values are used in this command: • ...
Verify Active Directory SSL
How can I check if my Microsoft Active Directory Domain controller / LDAP Server has SSL ? The following URL has a nice write up about the Microsoft Tool called LDP.exe http://www.computerperformance.co.uk/w2k3/utilities/ldp.htm You can download ...
How to turn on Active Directory diagnostic event logging
The following information comes from : http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314980 This step-by-step article describes how to configure Active Directory diagnostic event logging in Microsoft Windows 2000 and Microsoft Windows Server 2003. Active ...
Testing Microsoft Active Directory DNS
Stoneware has put together a few internal tools for doing some tests. From the directory configuration tab in the 8090 console click the Advanced check box to show the Run Environment Check. Using swTestTools ...
Old Browser Versions
Question: I am using an older browser version and am having problems. What can be done ? We are not able to upgrade the browser at this time. This is a challenge for any company that makes software that utilizes a browser. Since Stoneware does not ...
Problem: How to redirect the LCS in an environment with multiple LCSs and students connecting to them. Solution(s): Create an allow.cfg on all LCS(s) (including the Master) in the network, however, even if no allow.cfg is present on an LCS, machines ...
Time windows allows for Service Shutdown
Issue: Can the time windows gives a service to shut down before it kills the service be increased? Solution: Yes, the following information comes from the Microsoft URL : http://support.microsoft.com/kb/146092 To specify the wait time, do the ...
How to disable password saving - Internet Explorer
Having multiple methods for saving a password in the browser can cause confusion for the user. To disable password saving in Internet Explorer, launch Internet Explorer and perform the following steps. Click the blue Settings menu icon in the upper ...
How to disable password saving - Chrome
Having multiple methods for saving a password in the browser can cause confusion for the user. To disable password saving in Chrome, launch Chrome and perform the following steps. Click the Chrome menu button in the upper right corner of the Chrome ...
SAML Service Provider
Issue How can I use a 3rd Party service (such as ADFS, Office365, or OneLogin) to SSO into UW? Solution The SAML Service Provider (SP) features allows another Identity Provider (IDP) to single sign-on into Unified Workspace using SAML for a seamless ...
Lenovo Unified Workspace 22.214.171.124 Released
Highlights of Unified Workspace 126.96.36.199 Before you install: Please view the installation notes here. 188.8.131.52 Requires new 7.0 license file. Below is a list of enhancements and fixes for Unified Workspace 184.108.40.206 New Profile Style New Login ...
How to fix customized login and profile after upgrading to v7.0
With the release of 7.0 the default login page has been modified to simplify the customization process. If you are having an issue with the login page not displaying, after upgrading to v7.0, you will need to delete the custom CSS code and start ...
SAML SP - Sync Directory Password
Login script to prompt for directory password Since the user does not login into Unified Workspace with a password, we cannot capture the password to use in the @@password@@ variable. If you would like to use the Active Directory password for other ...
MySQL 8 SSL
Issue Admin is making a database connection to a MySQL 8 database. When clicking the Ping button on the DB Connection object, the following error is presented: WARN: Establishing SSL connection without server's identity verification is not ...