Lingering Objects and Tombstones in Active Directory
Due to the way Active Directory works when removing objects, administrators can run into directory issues with Unified Workspace when AD doesn't completely do away with the object (leaving a tombstone behind).
Finding and Removing Lingering objects (tombstone) from AD
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UW Active Directory Modifications
Issue: How does Lenovo Unified Workspace affect Active Directory and specifically the Schema? Solution: Why does UW need to extend the Schema of AD? Please see the following KB article for a full explanation: ...
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: • ...
How to create a limited Active Directory service account
Problem: For webNetwork installation, you will need a Schema Admin and Domain Admin account. For daily operation, you will need a service account to connect to Active Directory, but you may not want to run it with this same high-level account. ...
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 setup an Active Directory search index for an attribute
Problem: Active Directory slowness issues in various parts of the webNetwork product - login, webStorage, webAdmin, etc... Cause: Different Active Directory environments may require indexing of attributes to improve performance. For example, ...
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 188.8.131.52 Released
Highlights of Unified Workspace 184.108.40.206 Before you install: Please view the installation notes here. 220.127.116.11 Requires new 7.0 license file. Below is a list of enhancements and fixes for Unified Workspace 18.104.22.168 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 ...