Migrate Hyper-V VM to new volume with RoboCopy

Here is the approach that we take to migrate Hyper-V VM to new volume with RoboCopy for a standalone Hyper-V Server without SCVMM Manager to perform Live Storage Migration. However, this approach will neeed long downtime of all Virtual Machines (VMs) Prepared the new Volume (F) with same or greater size that original volume where …

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Disable JAVA Update with GPO

Please refer to the steps below on how to disable JAVA Update with GPO Default configuration of Java 8 Update We noticed that the Java Update Tab is only available in Java 8, but not Java 6 or 7 Check the Registry related to Java Update in Windows 10 $RegPath=”HKLM:\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\JavaSoft\Java Update\Policy” Get-ItemProperty $RegPath EnableJavaUpdate : …

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Setup SQL 2017 AlwaysOn Availability Group with PowerShell

Refer to the steps below on how to Setup SQL 2017 AlwaysOn Availability Group with PowerShell Components installed in this lab Hostname IP Address Remarks lab-sql1.lab.local 172.16.16.201 SQL 2017 Enterprise Server lab-sql2.lab.local 172.16.16.202 SQL 2017 Enterprise Server sqlclus.lab.local 172.16.16.210 Failover Cluster sqlag.lab.local 172.16.16.212 SQL Listener lab-ad01.lab.local 172.16.16.200 AD Domain Controller & File Share Witness A. …

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Nutanix CE in Nested VM for Lab Testing

Please refer to the steps below on how to install Nutanix CE in Nested VM for lab testing purpose The following VM will be builded in ESXi 6.0 Host No Name IP Address 1 LAB-NTX1 192.168.88.120 CVM (Nested VM) 192.168.88.121 2 LAB-NTX2 192.168.88.122 CVM (Nested VM) 192.168.88.123 3 LAB-NTX3 192.168.88.124 CVM (Nested VM) 192.168.88.125 Download …

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Cisco ASA Firewall – diffie-hellman-group1-sha1

You will get the following error message when SSH to Cisco ASA 5506X Unable to negotiate with 121.121.43.52: no matching key exchange method found. Their offer: diffie-hellman-group1-sha1 There is two (2) solutions to overcome this issue A. Connecting to Cisco ASA 5506X with addtional parameter from SSH Client ssh -oKexAlgorithms=+diffie-hellman-group1-sha1 admin@121.121.43.52 B. Change the group1-sha1 …

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List Active Users Logon to AD Domain Controller

One of our client asked whether possible to list active users logon to AD Domain Controller, and please refer to the information below on how to archive it after some studying on this topic We will use PowerShell to get the information from the following Security Event Log 4768: A Kerberos authentication ticket (TGT) was …

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Deploy Windows 2016 RDS with PowerShell

Please refer to the steps below on how to deploy Windows 2016 RDS with PowerShell Lab Machine (VM) prepared * Windows 2016 RDS Server (All in One) – MDT-RDS.mymdt.local (192.168.1.236) Enable RDS Role from 1 of the Windows 2012R2/2016 Domain Joined Server Import-Module RemoteDesktop New-RDSessionDeployment -ConnectionBroker MDT-RDS.mymdt.local -WebAccessServer MDT-RDS.mymdt.local -SessionHost MDT-RDS.mymdt.local -Verbose #VERBOSE: The deployment …

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Block Facebook & Youtube in Fortigate 60E

Please refer to the steps below on how to block facebook & youtube in Fortigate 60E Enable Multiple Security Profile FGT # config system settings FGT (global) # set gui-multiple-utm-profiles enable FGT (global) # end Create a New Application Control – UAT-AppControl and add Applications that you would like to block in Application Overrides Create …

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