Cisco ASA: Updating and Copying files from USB
Dec05

Cisco ASA: Updating and Copying files from USB

KB ID 0001377 Problem Cisco ASA firewalls have had USB sockets on them for a while, but a dig into the documentation only yielded, ‘for use in future releases’. Well they are working now! Note: Firewall shown is a 5516-X (running version 9.8(1)) Solution Your drive needs to be formatted as FAT (not NTFS), I’m going to update/install some AnyConnect client software, but there’s nothing to stop you uploading a...

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Exchange Mailbox Moves: ‘FailedOther’ Stops at 95%
Dec05

Exchange Mailbox Moves: ‘FailedOther’ Stops at 95%

KB ID 0001376 Problem If you don’t see this happen at least once in a migration I would be surprised! StatusDetail: FailedOther PercentComplete: 95%   Solution  You can remove the move request and start it again, with both a BadItemLimit and AcceptLargeDataLoss flag, (these might seem scary, but I’ve migrated many thousands of mailboxes, and never seen a problem.) But the mailbox is massive and it had been moving for...

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The Remote Computer Requires Network Level Authentication (NLA)
Dec05

The Remote Computer Requires Network Level Authentication (NLA)

KB ID 0001375 Problem Seen when attempting to connect to a remote machine via Remote Desktop; The remote computer that you are trying to connect to requires network level authentication (NLA), but your windows domain controller cannot be contacted to perform NLA. If you are an administrator on the remote computer, you can disable NLA by using the options on the remote tab of the System properties dialog box.   Solution Well the clue...

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PowerShell: Restart Fails ‘Other Users Logged On’
Dec03

PowerShell: Restart Fails ‘Other Users Logged On’

KB ID 0001374 Problem If you intend to shutdown, or restart a remote computer using PowerShell, you may see the following error message; PS C:\> Restart-Computer “Computer-name“ Restart-Computer : This command cannot be run on target computer(‘Computer-name’) due to following error: The system shutdown cannot be initiated because there are other users logged on to the computer. At line:1 char:1 + REstart-Computer...

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Windows Server – User Account Control Will Not Disable
Dec02

Windows Server – User Account Control Will Not Disable

KB ID 0001373 Problem While doing some work for a client, I was constantly getting nagged by User Account Control prompts like so; It’s been a while since I spoke about UAC, (and how to turn it off) see the link below; Windows – How to Disable ‘User Account Control’ As I’ve said UAC is a good thing, it’s there for a reason, but in this case I was logged onto a clients domain servers, with an administrative account,...

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Outlook: ‘Exchange Administrator has Made a Change That Requires You Quit’
Nov26

Outlook: ‘Exchange Administrator has Made a Change That Requires You Quit’

KB ID 0001372 Problem Lastt week I had a client report that ‘some’ of his users were getting this popup repeatedly, every time they launched Outlook. The Microsoft Exchange administrator has made a change that requires you quit and restart Outlook   This popup is usually seen during migrations, when mailboxes are being migrated, (or have just been migrated.) But you should only ever see it once. Solution I had recently...

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