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How to deploy Microsoft Local Administrator Password Solution (LAPS)

Cyberattack is one of the fastest growing crimes in the world, we have seen passwords being leaked regularly, local administrator account is like God of machine, it has superpower to do anything for the machine. A lot of IT guys simply use the same password for all local administrator accounts, the attacker easy access to the whole estate if one machine is breached.

Microsoft LAPS is one of solutions to prevent the issues, The “Local Administrator Password Solution” (LAPS) provides management of local account passwords of domain joined computers. Passwords are stored in Active Directory (AD) and protected by ACL, so only eligible users can read it or request its reset. Today, I am going to show you how to deploy it.

031522 2258 Howtofixupg1 240x180 - How to fix upgrade Veeam backup & Replication failed --Error 1327.Invalid Drive

How to fix upgrade Veeam backup & Replication failed –Error 1327.Invalid Drive

If it happened Error 1327.Invalid Drive when you tried to upgrade Veeam Bavkup & Replication to 11a, don’t panic, this is likely caused by a stale registry entry for the Veeam server. In my case, the Veeam server had a F drive but removed it long time ago. My error message is Error 1327.Invalid Drive F: and upgrade failed.

011122 0105 Howtoreplac2 240x180 - How to replace SQL Server Express LocalDB for Citrix Virtual Apps server

How to replace SQL Server Express LocalDB for Citrix Virtual Apps server

If you would like to upgrade Citrix Virtual Apps server from Citrix Virtual Apps 7 1912 LTSR version to the newer version, it might happen error messages “We cannot determine which SQL Server version is current installed” and “The SQL Server LocalDB version is lower than the minimum supported version”.

011222 1659 Pleaseonhol1 240x180 - Please on hold to install Jan 2022 patches

Please on hold to install Jan 2022 patches

Please on hold to install patches for servers, there are lots of issues happened after install patches, the detail as following information.

Patch Tuesday Megathread (2022-01-12) : sysadmin (reddit.com)

Please wait up to 1 week prior to touching these updates on servers or at least TAKE A BACKUP PRIOR to ANY PATCHING.

011022 1951 Howtoinplac1 240x180 - How to in place upgrade Citrix Virtual Apps 7 1912 LTSR servers from Windows Server 2012 R2 to Windows Server 2019

How to in place upgrade Citrix Virtual Apps 7 1912 LTSR servers from Windows Server 2012 R2 to Windows Server 2019

As you know the Citrix Virtual Apps 7 1912 LTSR supports Windows Server 2019, today, I am going to show you how to in place upgrade Citrix Virtual Apps 7 1912 LTSR servers from Windows Server 2012 R2 to Windows Server 2019.

011022 1837 HowtofixCus1 240x180 - How to fix Customer Success Services date error at Citrix licensing configuration

How to fix Customer Success Services date error at Citrix licensing configuration

If you try to upgrade Citrix XenApp server to Virtual Apps, it might happen Licensing configuration error, it shows “The product version you’re upgrading to requires that the Customer Success Services date of your licenses is at least 2021-10-06. Your licenses are not compatible with this release.

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How to fix FRS is deprecated error

If you are trying to promo windows server 2019 as domain controller, it happened “Verification of replica failed. The specified domain {Domain-Name} is still using the File Replication Service (FRS) to replicate the SYSVOL share. FRS is depreciated.” Error, this is because Windows Server version 1709 (or after version) can no longer be added as an Active Directory domain controller (DC) to an existing domain that is still using File Replication Service (FRS) for replication of the SYSVOL share.

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How to fix trust relationship between workstation and primary domain failed without rejoin domain

If you tried to restore VMs (or physical machines) and it shows the trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed, I won’t recommend using rejoin domain to solve issues, because it will happen unexpected issues after disjoin and rejoin domain.

Today, I am going to show you how to fix it without disjoin and rejoin domain.