Users have moved "My documents" to their named Users Shared Folder on the SBS2003 server. This is fine for the majority of users but for three. When you look at the Users Shared Folder for one of these three, all three folders appear to have the same name (i.e. the name of one of these three users) if you try and change the name of one folder to the correct name all three folders change name. The content of each folder is correct and the user can access their documents OK the problem arises when another user wishes to look at documents within one of the three users folder they either cannot find the folder (because it is named after one of the others) or they are presented with three folders to look at. Je ne comprends pas!
Open a command prompt, change into the root folder of where these three folders are, and run a "dir" command; this will show you the real folder names (Explorer messes around with the names).
Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning.
So you have two Windows Servers and you have a directory/folder/files on one that you'd like to mirror to the other? You don't really want to deal with DFS or a 3rd party solution like Doubletake.
You can use Robocopy from the Windows Server 200…
While rebooting windows server 2003 server , it's showing "active directory rebuilding indices please wait" at startup. It took a little while for this process to complete and once we logged on not all the services were started so another reboot is …