Category Archives: Windows

Windows 2012 Active Directory Backup: Disaster Recovery procedure

In this post I’ll write about Active Directory backup and restore through System State in Windows 2012, and for a single domain-controller in a forest with only this domain. System state backup creates a backup file for critical system related … Continue reading

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How to diff two folders in windows without using any software

It is not so difficult to get the diff between two folders in windows without using any software ad-hoc.

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Migrate a domain controller from Windows 2003 R2 SBS to Windows 2012

In this blog post , I am going to list the steps involved in transition from a Windows 2003 R2 Small Business Server Domain Controller to a Standard Windows 2012 Domain Controller. The server involed in this process are: Windows … Continue reading

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Migrate a domain controller from Windows 2008 to Windows 2012

The environment is very simple: single domain in single forest and we do not use Exchange and other stuff. Only AD and file shares. The Windows 2008 Domain Controller is configured to be the only Adc for the domain test.local: … Continue reading

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