Tag Archives: Windows

How to solve vSphere Windows Client 5.1 SSL Error

In this article, I am using Windows 7 64-bit with vSphere Client 5.1.0 This issue has been bugging me for quite some time. Whenever I search for any VM inside vSphere Windows Client, I keep receiving this message, and I … Continue reading

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How to add Ubuntu Server to a Windows Active Directory

Setup: Server: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS 64-bit pbis-open version: 8.3 First of all, install these packages: libpam-winbind (available in repository) nfs-common (available in repository) pbis-open (download latest version from http://download1.beyondtrust.com/Technical-Support/Downloads/PowerBroker-Identity-Services-Open-Edition/?Pass=True) Now that you have all the necessary packages, you have to … Continue reading

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Enable/Disable registration of LibreOffice as default app for opening office files on Windows

First post after a long time! Registration of LibreOffice as default application for Microsoft Office formats can be forced or suppressed by using the following command line switches with the installer: /msoreg=1 will force registration of LibreOffice as default application … Continue reading

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Install NFS Client on Windows Server 2008 R2

Steps: 1. Launch the “Server Manager”   2. Click Role, Click “Add Roles” in the right panel   3. Click Next, Select the checkbox of “File Services”, Click Next.   4. When the “Select Role Services” appears, select the checkbox … Continue reading

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How to overcome NFS through firewall issues using NFS4, while maintaining compatibility with NFS3 clients (Draft)

NFS4 server uses port 2049 only, no port mapping Run “startsrc -s nfsrgyd” on client and server Must use public file system, list the available using “nfsd -getnodes”, or else you’ll get an error indicating “No such filesystem or directory” … Continue reading

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Solution to Virtualbox Shared Folders “request not supported” error when accessing/copying files on Windows Guests

Just disable the “Offline Files” Open Windows Explorer -> Tools -> Folder Options -> Offline Files Remove the tick from “Enable Offline Files” There you go! Source: http://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=27062&p=188821#p188821

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Mounting Unix-based NFS Share on Windows Server 2003 (Draft)


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