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Redirect from HTTP to HTTPS using the IIS URL Rewrite module
This is the most common requirement on most of the Exchange servers hosted on IIS. The server admins configure an http to https redirect.

Sonicwall disconnects from network every 10-15 minutes on Verizon FIOS
ISP temporarily disabling port due to receiving excessive ARP requests from SonicWall. Here are the settings to resolve it.

Encrypting Connections to MS SQL Server
If you want to use encryption with a failover cluster, you must install the server certificate with the fully qualified DNS name of the failover clustered instance on all nodes in the failover cluster. For example, if you have a two-node cluster...

DFS management console throws a “the value does not fall within the expected range”
Windows Server DFS management console throws a “the value does not fall within the expected range”

How to change network profiles on Window 2012R2 Server
After a restart of one of our servers (a Windows Server 2012 R2), all private connections become public and vice versa. Things like pinging and iSCSI stopped working, and after some investigation it turned out this was the cause.


How to join a Windows 10 device to your Azure AD organization

To join a Windows 10 device to your organization

  1. From the Start menu, select Settings.
  2. Select Accounts, and then click Your account.
  3. Click Add Work or School account, and then type in your organizational account.
  4. On the sign-in page for your organization, enter your user name and password, and then click OK.
  5. You will be prompted for a multi-factor authentication challenge. (This challenge is configurable by an IT administrator.)
  6. Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) checks whether the device requires mobile device management enrollment.
  7. Windows registers the device in the organization’s directory in Azure AD and enrolls it in mobile device management, if appropriate.
  8. If you are a managed user, Windows takes you to the desktop through the automatic sign-in.
  9. If you are a federated user, you will be taken to a Windows sign-in screen to enter your credentials.

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