Category: Best practices

Simply clean up Active Directory

Usage scenarios: Tidying up historically grown AD environments inexpensive alternative to complex domain migrations Outsourcing of parts of the company Merging of AD structures Handover of administration in the outsourcing project Clean up your Active Directory effectively with us. Experience has shown that Active Directory structures are difficult to understand and manage with Microsoft's own resources. There is a high level of dynamism in large companies: new ...

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Myth AGDLP in Windows ACL authorization management

The administration of authorizations (ACL / ACE) in the Windows file server world is complex. The main reason why it is so complicated is that there is no common database. The file server and the accounts to be authorized come from the same world, but there is no central directory in Windows (as under Novell) that contains the information from ACEs and ...

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Why: Optimize directory structures on file servers

How can you prepare grown directory structures on file servers with little effort for the user?

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Best practice for authorization on file servers

How should you manage permissions on Microsoft file systems? A question that comes up again and again. Actually simple but highly controversial. We clarify.

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Long path names on Windows 10 / Windows Server

With Windows 10, since the Anniversary Update (Version 1607), there is a theoretical possibility to lift the limit for the standard 260 character limit. In the registry there is a DWORD (32-bit) with the name LongPathsEnabled under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE \ SYSTEM \ CurrentControlSet \ Control \ FileSystem. Under a standard installation, this is stored with the value 0. Change this to 1 to activate the option.

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Build up NTFS list permissions optimally

1. Necessity for list permissions As a rule, access rights on NTFS file servers are not assigned lower than the first directory level. As soon as this is the case, however, you have to ensure that the user can also browse through the file system to the corresponding directory. There are different options with different effects. 1. Variants of the allocation of list rights

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Modify Plus - the clever variant of the Modify rights in NTFS

or: How do you prevent the deletion of directories with explicit permissions? The NTFS right "Modify Plus" ensures stability in the directory tree. The ModifyPlus right prevents the user from accidentally moving, renaming or deleting the authorization endpoint. The new ModifyPlus is an alternative to the NTFS standard Modify right. The NTFS standard right "Modify" contains under the extended rights the ...

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The green meadow

1. Necessity of the "green field" If the authorizations of a share are to be migrated on a server, there are two possibilities. Either you migrate within the share or you create a target share parallel to the source share, which you build up and to which you finally give the name of the source share. The first variant is with migRaven although possible ...

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thumbs.db - prevents deletion in migRaven DataRetention job

The thumbs.db is a system file that usually cannot be deleted because it is usually assigned a file handle. migRaven.24 / 7 DataRetention deletes all directories if they are empty. But if this file cannot be deleted, then migRaven also do not delete the directory. The two ways to delete the Thumbs.db Start the ...

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