Archive for November, 2012

Crowdsourcing Logo and Website Designs

A few months ago, I read about crowdsourcing specifically in the logo design / web page design area. We decided to give it a try. After answering basic questions such as color scheme, personal ideas, keywords and whatnot, we were inundated with 100+ logo’s in just two days. Talk about choices! The next part was […]

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Virtual Windows 2008 R2 Time Syncronization

I have a virtual Windows 2008r2 Server operating as the PDC, but the time kept getting skewed. This is a serious issue. From the an ADS Server, verify which ADS BOX is the PDC. From the command prompt type: C:\>netdom /query fsmo From the PDC Server Stop the W32Time service: C:\>net stop w32time Configure the […]

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Weird Error – File replication Service has detected that the replica root path has changed

For months, we were plagued by a ADS replication issue. It all stems from repeated attempts to demote a 2003 server. An error during DCPROMO perplexed the situation to the point no one wanted to continue. Error: The File replication Service has detected that the replica root path has changed from “c:\windows\sysvol\domain” to “c:\windows\sysvol\domain”. If […]

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Fortigate Policy Sectional View Missing

Logging into a Fortigate (v4.0,build0513,120130 (MR3 Patch 5)), you may lose the “Sectional View” option. Typically this is caused by a bug prior to MR3p4 or having policy interfaces set to “any” “any”. settings on any policies to prevent it either. How do I get sectional view back? Fix? # config system global # set […]

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Fortinet FortiOS 5 released

Alright, about time. With the time it took for this release, I will venture to guess they really wanted to put out something stable. That means this weekend, we’ll be testing it on a limited, controlled lab ie home, office lab. Stay tuned for updates and my thoughts. Fortinet press release here Some items related […]

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