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Windows 7 profile SID wrong mstsc can’t login

This is a very strange problem I came across on a windows 7 Embedded thin client. I don’t quite understand what went wrong but I’ll give you a detailed description.

CASE:
The user has a thin client with Windows 7 Embedded that’s been entered in to the Active Directory domain. On the public desktop of the thin client there is a RDP file to connect to a Remote Desktop Server (a.k.a. Terminal Server). The user logs on to the thin client using their AD credentials. The user was able to log on to the server using the RDP file without problems until today.

SYMPTOMS:
– User can’t log on to the Remote Desktop Server, the error received is:

The connection was denied because the user account is not authorized for remote login

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VMware image customization in progress

Recently I came across an issue with a virtual machine that was deployed from a template. After the newly created virtual machine was booted up it seemed that the generalization did not fully complete. The password was not changed and …

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Excel has problems with space as thousand seperator

Change the system settings to use a . instead (configuration panel, region and local settings, more settings, number). For existing files, use search and replace to delete spaces. If still left justified multiply all with the number 1 using paste …

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Acrobat X pro as part of CS6 suite does not start 30days after installation

Acrobat X pro as part of CS6 suite does not start 30days after installation Use solution 2. http://helpx.adobe.com/creative-suite/kb/acrobat-failed-launch-30-days.html Does not work for regular standalone Adobe X problems, only when installed (and activated) as part of CS6 suite, and stops to …

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RDWeb shows no icons with Internet Explorer 10 TSWeb (server side fix)

RDWeb or TSWeb is the Microsoft Remote Desktop service web access page from Windows 2008 or Windows 2008 R2. When using Internet Explorer 10 to browse to an RDWeb (>=2008 R2) or TSWeb (=2008) the icons for the published apps …

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Exchange missing public folder database after adsiedit changes

I had to use Adsiedit.msc to manually remove the Public folder database on an Exchange 2007 i was trying to uninstall. I already had a new public folder database with all replica’s present on my Exchange 2010 server, so i …

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Blackberry Enterprise Server router must start as besadmin

When you run the setup as a different user then “besadmin” or the equivalent you created, the router service is not correctly set to run as “besadmin” and communication with the mobile devices fails.

Blackberry Enterprise Server Express MAPI client error

When running Exchange 2010 (my case SP3) make sure you install the “MAPI CDO 1.2.1 package”. If you install this while setup was checking prerequisites, you might get an error later on while on the MAPI settings screen. Check Now …

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Blackberry Enterprise Express 5.0.4 setup error after splash screen

After extracting you launch setup.exe from the bundle directory, you view the splash screen and immediately after the setup crashes. See screenshot below. Change your language settings for “date, time and number formats” to english (US). Rerun setup.Exe