Archive for the ‘Networking’ Category

Exchange 2013/2016 Outlook and OWA Search Does Not Work

As with all previous versions of OWA, Exchange 2013 and Exchange 2016 have a search function that is above the mail column, as seen below. When you do a search in OWA 2013, no results would be showing, no matter what information is the search keywords. No matter what, no search results were found. In Exchange 2013, the […]

Netstat Command

The netstat command, it can show details about individual network connections, overall and protocol-specific networking statistics, and much more, all of which could help troubleshoot certain kinds of networking issues. Netstat Command Syntax netstat [-a] [-b] [-e] [-f] [-n] [-o] [-p protocol] [-r] [-s] [-t] [-x] [-y] [time_interval] [/?] How to Read Command Syntax Netstat Command List Option Explanation […]


SYSVOL is a folder shared by domain controller to hold its logon scripts, group policies and other items related to AD. All the domain controllers in network will replicate the content of SYSVOL folder. The default path for SYSVOL folder is %SystemRoot%\SYSVOL. This folder path can define when you install the active directory. Windows Server 2003 […]

Troubleshooting a Site to Site VPN on a SRX

1. Confirm Configuration First of all check the VPN configuration. This is also useful if and when you need to confirm the Phase 1 and Phase 2 parameter’s with the remote end. admin@srx> show configuration security ikeadmin@srx> show configuration security ipsec {loadposition content_lock} 2. Confirm Phase 1 To confirm the successful completion of Phase 1 […]

Force Active Directory replication on a domain controller

To force Active Directory replication run the command ‘repadmin /syncall /AeD’ on the domain controller.  Run this command on the domain controller in which you wish to update the Active Directory database.  For example, if DC2 is out of Sync, run the command on DC2. A = All Partitionse = Enterprise (Cross Site)D = Identify servers […]

Juniper SRX – Configuring BT FTTP PPPoE

This configuration is set up on Juniper SRX 340 running JUNOS 20.2R1.10 Note: The username is the same for everyone password is anything chap authentication method outside/untrust interface being ge-0/0/7.0 set interfaces ge-0/0/7 unit 0 encapsulation ppp-over-ether –Optional — set security zones security-zone Internet interfaces pp0.0 host-inbound-traffic system-services pingset security zones security-zone Internet interfaces […]

Aruba Resetting Admin Password

Resetting Admin Password This section describes how to reset the password for the default administrator user account (admin) on the managed device. Use this procedure if the administrator user account password is lost or forgotten. 1. Connect a local console to the serial port on the managed device. 2. From the console, login into the managed device as a password recovery […]