SCOM 2012 Discovery Wizard Hang / Web Application Availability Monitoring Test Time-Out

i was facing strange issue while i am trying to run discovery wizard to add new servers, suddenly it wont start anymore. after googling the issue i found out it also related to another symptoms i was facing with web application monitoring while running test, it was running till timeout message appears. so the are … More SCOM 2012 Discovery Wizard Hang / Web Application Availability Monitoring Test Time-Out

Delay in boot time with RDM mounted hosts

if you using RDM (Raw Device Mapping), when the host starts up, its trying to discover all storage devices attached to it including normal data-stores and RDMs. you will find that the host is stuck with this message vmw_vaaip_cx loaded successfully and if you pressed ALT+F11 it will show you that each RDM is taking quite time … More Delay in boot time with RDM mounted hosts

خطة الطواريء الشخصية

  خطة الطواريء هي عملية موثقة لمجموعة من الاجراءات المتخذة لاعادة تشغيل العمل الى حالته الطبيعية باقل الخسائر الممكنة في البيانات وفي اسرع وقت نسبي. وفي مقابل خطة الطواريء سواء للشركات او الافراد توجد خطة طواريء للحكومات بدءا من الحكومات المركزية/الفدرالية نزولا الى المقاطعات والمدن بل وحتى القرى الصغيرة عندها خطة بنفس المعنى وهو استمرارية … More خطة الطواريء الشخصية

Windows Server 2012 R2 Activating License issue

in windows 2012 R2 after installing RDS service and activating it even after showing the server has been activated successfully from license Mananger, in RD licensing Diagnoser it will show you the below warning messages to resolve the issue, from power-shell run the below commands: $obj = gwmi -namespace “Root/CIMV2/TerminalServices” Win32_TerminalServiceSetting $obj. SetSpecifiedLicenseServerList(“licserver.domain.local”) Then, go … More Windows Server 2012 R2 Activating License issue

VMware Workstation -convert Multiple files VMDK into single

in VMware workstaio if you would like to convert Hard Disk that is stored in multiple files to single VMDK file, here is the steps: run CMD as Administrator. locate vmware-vdiskmanager tool which will be under the installation path of vmware workstation. run the following command: “C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Workstation\vmware-vdiskmanager.exe” -R multiple.VMDK -t 0 Single.VMDK the edit … More VMware Workstation -convert Multiple files VMDK into single

Create Bulk of users in Active Directory

create a csv file with following columns Name SamAccountName CN userprinicpalname Description Path Enabled Password John Smith John.Smith John Smith John.Smith@contoso.com CEO OU=Users,DC=Contoso,DC=Com $True qwerty123456 under each column, add the users information. save csv file and create PS1 batch file Import-Csv “d:\Batch\usercreationfile.csv” | foreach-object { $userprinicpalname = $_.SamAccountName + “@{Contoso}.Com” New-ADUser -Name $_.Name -SamAccountName $_.SamAccountName … More Create Bulk of users in Active Directory