ReddingITPro

Technical Blog of Jason Olson

Less common IP addresses

Most of us know about the common internal IP address reservations, and typically think of the rest of the IP addresses as public, internet accessible/routable IP address. However there is

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70-294 Concepts: Active Directory Restore

Delete OU which was replicared, need t o perform authoratative restore (not lostandfound; when below is not available) Delete ou which was replicated, need to perform non-auth restore, and then

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“Extra Registry Settings” under Group Policy Management Console

After running a resultant set of policy (RSOP) within the Microsoft Group Policy Management Console, you may see a some settings which are listed under “Extra Registry Settings”. The primary

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Quickbooks 2009 Upgrade Error 1317 (updated)

A problem was escalated to me recently from another technician who encountered this error while upgrading from QuickBooks 2008 to 2009 Pro. The upgrade appeared to be working properly until

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70-294 Concepts: Orangization Units Design

When designing your 0rganizational units within a domain: Design first based on administrative needs Layout using consistant hierarchy: Nested/layered/Hybrid design okay (Physical site/business units; bu/site; etc) Avoid hybrid designs on

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Top 5 Virus Tips

Here is the top 5 tips to reduce your risk of becoming infected by a computer virus: Always logon to your computer using a limited or local user security group.

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Shared Fax Server on Windows Server 2003

Ever since I began using Microsoft Small Business Server 2000, I was thrilled with all of the features included which were not found anywhere else by Microsoft. Many of the

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70-294 Concepts: Preferred Bridgehead Server

Here are the design considerations when evaluating a Preferred Bridgehead Server for multi-site deployments of Active Directory: It is best practice to have more than one bridgehead server per site.

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Lexmark E120n

To say that I’m not a fan of Lexmark printers would be a significant understatement. Over the last 12 years, I have never had more trouble with any printer than

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Conflicker Worm (updated) information you can use

Purpose There has been a lot of media hype over the last couple of days regarding a worm called Conficker which is supposedly going to create mass havoc on April

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