Tag Archive: Windows Firewall

Nov 01

Resolve: DPM 2012 R2 Installation error “DPM configuration failed (ID: 4081)”

Resolve: DPM 2012 R2 Installation error “DPM configuration failed (ID: 4081)” When installing Data Protection Management on a remote SQL server you might come across a few issues like the running credentials on a SQL server and configuration error 4081. In the first case you are asked to run SQL Server Services under either computer …

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Oct 20

How to: Re-enable Remote Desktop with PowerShell after you’ve blocked it with your own firewall rule

How to: Re-enable Remote Desktop with PowerShell after you’ve blocked it with your own firewall rule Obtained from:¬†http://www.hanselman.com/blog/CSIReenablingRemoteDesktopWithPowerShellAfterYouveBlockedItWithYourOwnFirewallRule.aspx   The Big Problem: I set up an Azure virtual machine running Windows Server 2012. I accidentally disabled the Remote Desktop Windows firewall rule (while I was remotely connected). The connection dropped as you would expect. I …

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Mar 10

How to: Remotely manage a Hyper-V Server / Enable Firewall exceptions

How to: Remotely manage a Hyper-V Server / Enable Firewall exceptions Unfortunately one of the things you will find out when you install a Hyper-V Server 2012 is that it is completely locked down. You are provided¬†with a very neat utility that allows you to easily perform common tasks like enabling remote management, configuring your …

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