Category Archives: Windows Server

OpenSSL installation on microsoft windows server 2016

1) Download OpenSSL from http://www.slproweb.com/products/Win32OpenSSL.html 2) runs cmd under Administrator 3) cd to the C:\Path-openSSL-installation folder 4) set OPPENSSL_CONF=C:\OpenSSL\bin\openssl.conf (the path should be set without the quotes “”) – this files contains the config settings for the crs 5) generate … Continue reading

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SSL Comodo certificate & IIS 7 on windows 2008

Begin by importing the .crt file into the Personal certificate store for the local computer. (Start button > Run:  MMC > File Menu > Add/Remove Snap-in > highlight Certificates snap-in and click the ADD button > select Computer Account and click Finish … Continue reading

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Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 cohabitation on the same subnet

I installed a new Windows 2008 SBS for a client and to use the old Windows 2003 server as backup server (since it’s working fine). But my Windows 2003 keeps shutting down without any reason and no trace on the logs. … Continue reading

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Installing flash player problem on Windows 2003

Some time you can have encounter some problem installing Flash Player on windows 2003. You can download this version and normally it works (download here)

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What’s the difference between a RDS CAL and a TS CAL

When trying to understand the difference I get the only confusing explication on MSDN blog here

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IIS Smtp test

Enter a working and relaying SMTP server in the server settings. To check if the SMTP server is working, do the following: 1. Open a command prompt 2. Give the command: telnet smtpserver 25 Telnet should open a connection to a mailserver. … Continue reading

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IIS subdomains creation

In ordres to create a subdomain in IIS 7 please go to the IIS mananeger and under Binding settings ad your sbudomain

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