DFS issues on some DCs only

2011-07-27 / Server / 0 Comments


We had some issues with some users accessing the DFS shares.


Turns out that our main filesystem went down  so DFS was routing everyone to our DR file server. However, the DR file server was in read only mode for users. We were able to track which DFS server the clients were connecting to by using

dfsutil /pktinfo

this assisted us in finding out the root cause of the strange errors. Even though the DFS MMC showed the DR site referral status as disabled the dfsutil showed us stuff was still connecting to it and using it actively.

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Microsoft APP-V 4.6 on Windows Server 2008 R2

2010-03-24 / APP-V, Server, Server 2008 R2 / 0 Comments

Work in Progress Installing as Stand alone

  1. Install Roles
    1. Application Server
    2. Web Server (IIS)
      1. w/ IIS Mangement Console and Scripts and Tools
      2. w/ Windows Authentication
      3. w/ ASP.NET and .NET Extensibility
    3. Reboot
  2. Install APP-V 4.6
    1. When Installing from 4.6 the server portion of the application is still 4.5 SP1
    2. Select Custom for more advanced install
    3. Reboot
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