New Directory Services KB Articles/Blog Posts 6/14-6/20

KB Articles


You cannot access a network share by using a client-side redirector that uses the server message block (SMB) protocol on a computer that is running Windows XP


Restricted registry access in Internet Explorer when using Windows SteadyState


You cannot access an administrative share on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008, after you set the SrvsvcDefaultShareInfo registry entry to configure the default share permissions for a network share


A server certificate renewal request that is created in Internet Information Services 7.0 is invalid


The CLIENTNAME environment variable returns the value “Console” instead of the actual client name when users first log on to a Windows XP SP3-based computer by using Remote Desktop Connection


While resuming Windows XP Service Pack 3 from hibernation, you may see a blank screen instead of the splash screen


You encounter a slow application startup or a slow logon on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista after you apply software restriction policies


File copying from down-level systems to Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 is significantly slower if Intel I/OAT is enabled


The logoff screen is displayed when you close a Citrix Metaframe application on a Windows Server 2008-based computer


Blog Posts

Migrating from PolicyMaker to Group Policy Preferences with GPPMIG

Potential for Kerberos Issues When Using a Cisco VPN/ASA with Win2003 or later DC’s

The Strange Case of Unenforced Password Complexity

DFSRMIG and the Connection Gremlin

Windows 7: Offline Files & Folders – Transparent Caching

FDCC and Internet Explorer 7, Part 3 – Protected Mode

Office Integration with MOSS and ADFS

Where to put SSL certificate for LDAP …

Getting the Contents of an Active Directory Integrated DNS Zone

Power Management in Group Policy – What do you do?

What’s Happening in the GP World???

Major carriers ramping up support for IPv6

Command Line version of Server Manager in Windows Server 2008 R2