Windows Server 2003

1. WINDOWS SERVER 2003 2. Windows Server 2003 different Versions 3. Hardware requirement for Windows Server 2003 4. HCL - Hardware Compatibility List 5. Keep following points in mind before Upgrade Migrate 6. Upgrade from previous OS 7. WINDOWS SERVER 2003 INSTALLATION 8. Windows Server 2003 Activation 9. MANAGING LICENSING 10. Administrating License Logging Services 11. Managing Software Installation and Maintenance 12. Essential Administration Tools 13. Difference between RAID & WINDOW BACKUP 14. RAID Redundant Array of Inexpensive DISK 15. Disk Mirroring & Disk Duplexing 16. Disk partition and File System FAT, FAT32, NTFS 17. Remote Desktop for Administration & Terminal services 19. To connect to Remote Desktop Pc from Client PC do as follow 20. Remote Assistance 21. Difference between RAID & WINDOW BACKUP 22. SYSTEM STATE DATA 23. IP-ADDRESSING and IPV4 24. IPV6 [Internet Protocol Version 6] 25. Signed & Unsigned Driver 26. Hardware Profile 27. CHKDSK.EXE (Check Disk) 28. Disk Defragmenter(DFRG.MSC) 29. Introduction to AD [Active Directory] 30. Difference between WORKGROUP & DOMAIN 31. Operating System that support Active Directory 32. FSMO [Flexible Single Master Operation] 33. GC (GLOBAL CATALOG) Server 34. Site 35. Disk Defragmenter (DFRG.MSC) 36. AD replication 37. AUTHORITATIVE Restore 38. TOOLS to Troubleshoot Active Directory Installation 39. Understanding USER, GROUP & COMPUTER 40.GROUP ACCOUNTS 41. User Profile 42. Roaming User Profile 43. Mandatory User Profile 44. Attrib (Attribute) 45. Taking Ownership 46. Copying and Moving Files and Folders 47. Server Roles for WINDOWS SERVER 2003 48. AVAILABILITY & SECURITY 49. General Server Security Issues 50. OSI MODEL 51. Data Encapsulation 52. TCP/IP or DoD Model 53. Protocol Working at Host to Host (Transport) layer 54. NETWORK MONITOR 55. Internet Information Services 55. Monitoring Tools 54. DNS [Domain Name System] 55. DNS ZONE 56. Remote Access Authentication Process 57. Remote Access
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SYSVOL folder

NTDS Directory service

Also other services like

IIS database

CLUSTER service & configuration

Certificate Services & Database

  • NOTE:- You cannot choose individual component to backup and also can not restore part of backup. When you restore you replace everything. When you choose to back up or restore the System State data, all of the System State data that is relevant to your computer OS is backed up or restored; you cannot choose to back up or restore individual components of the System State data. This is due to dependencies among the System State components.


ASR Backup [Automated System Recovery]

  • Only those system files necessary for starting up your system will be backed up by this procedure. You will need a blank 1.44 megabyte (MB) floppy disk to save your system settings and media to contain the backup files.

To create an Automated System Recovery set using Backup


The Backup Utility Wizard starts by default, unless it is disabled.

Click the Advanced Mode button in the Backup Utility Wizard.

On the Tools menu, click ASR Wizard.

Follow the instructions that appear on your screen.

ASR Restore [Automated System Recovery]

ASR will not restore your data files. It will only used to restore failed OS component.

To recover from a system failure using Automated System Recovery Make sure you have the following items before you begin the recovery procedure:

1. Your previously created Automated System Recovery (ASR) floppy disk.

2. Your previously created backup media.

3. The original operating system installation CD.

Insert the original operating system installation CD into your CD drive.

Restart your computer. If prompted to press a key in order to start the computer from CD, press the appropriate key.

Press F2 when prompted during the text-only mode section of Setup. You will be prompted to insert the ASR floppy disk you have previously created.

Follow the directions on the screen.

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