How to Migrate AD Workstation and Member Server in the same Forest Using ADMT 3.2

I have already shown you how to migrate users in the same forest in my earlier post. In this article, I'll show you how to migrate AD workstation and member servers in the same forest using ADMT 3.2. Migrating a Single Computer Step 1. Login to the computer with anthe ADMT migration account into the target ... Read more

How to Configure Credential Caching on Read-Only Domain Controller Windows Server 2016 Using PowerShell

We have already configured a Read-Only Domain Controller Windows Server 2016 Using PowerShell. In this related guide, we will see how we can configure credential caching on RODC Windows Server 2016. So when a branch user authenticates, their passwords are replicated and cached on RODC. Passwords of those users are cached which are in password ... Read more

Fix for “C:\Admin\scripts\ADMTExclusion.vbs(1, 1) Microsoft VBScript runtime error: Activ eX component can’t create object: ‘ADMT.Migration'”

When you migrate AD objects with VBScript and you receive the following error: C:\Admin\scripts\ADMTExclusion.vbs(1, 1) Microsoft VBScript runtime error: Activ eX component can't create object: 'ADMT.Migration' Solution Run the command from the following directory C:\Windows\SysWOW64> Suppose C:\Windows\SysWOW64>cscrip.exe hello.wsf or C:\Windows\SysWOW64>cscrip.exe hello.vbs      

ADMT.Migration.1: Unable to migrate Users. The Migrate Groups option must be specified for the intra-forest user migration. The parameter is incorrect

When you migrate AD users between domains in the same forest with the help of include file and VB script and you don't specify the option for groups migration, you may get the following error: ADMT.Migration.1: Unable to migrate Users. The Migrate Groups option must be specified for the intra-forest user migration. The parameter is ... Read more

How to Schedule a Script in Task Scheduler Using PowerShell

You can schedule a script in the Windows task scheduler to run automatically and perform a task without user intervention. You can schedule that script by using server manager or PowerShell. This post focuses on scheduling a script using PowerShell. This article assumes you have already created a PowerShell script file (I'll use FindOutADUsers.ps1 here) the shall be scheduled. ... Read more

Data Deduplication in Windows Server 2012 R2

Introduction into Data Deduplication on Windows Data deduplication is a feature in Windows Server 2012 R2 which is used to find and remove duplication within data. This efficiently maximizes data storage space by storing same multiple copies of data just once. It's a back-end feature and doesn't require any extra hardware. User won't notice that their data ... Read more

What is Clustered Shared Volume

Clustered shared volumes are shared disks in a Windows failover cluster which can be accessed concurrently for read and write operations by all cluster nodes. The shared disks can be provisioned as NTFS or ReFS (Resilient File System). Clustered Shared Volume Requirements Review some of the following important requirements when you are considering using CSV in a failover cluster. A disk or ... Read more