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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User Profile tutorials

  • Every time a user log on to a local computer or domain, a profile is created or retrieved for use during the user’s logon session. User profile are meant to provide a consistent environment for user.


Profile includes:

  • Program specific setting and user security settings

  • Cookies, favorites, history and temporary files for user’s browser account

  • Settings for user desktop including any shortcut, files and folder placed on desktop

  • Shortcut to documents user has recently opened

  • Shortcut to My network Places, Printer, Start Menu & Send to



  • If a user logs on to single computer, the standard Local User Profile works well

  • However if user logs on to different computers, it does not work so well.

  • Local Machine profile are separate from domain profile even on same machine.


Type of Profiles

  • Every computer has a default profile that is stored in %systemdrive%\Documents and Settings\Default folder

  • If a user logon to a system and does not have existing profile on that system, window creates copy of default profile and store it as the user new profile in %systemdrive%\Documents and Settings\%UseName% folder on that computer

  • The profile path for Windows NT is %WinDir%\Profiles\%UserName%. If computer was upgraded from Windows NT then profile path will remain in this location only.


There are 3 type of Profiles for user. They are






  • Windows computer have Default User, All Users and User specific local profile.

  • The Default user profile is the template from which new user profiles are created

  • The All user profile extends the user environment based on local configuration and application installed such as MS Office, Corel Draw etc

  • If User logon to A pc his profile is created on A pc, if user logon to B pc his profile is created on B pc.

  • Even in case of Domain environment in AD profile will be created on different PCs


To Copy Profile

  • My Computer – Control Panel – System – Advance – User Profile – Settings – Copy to


To Delete Profile

  • My Computer – Control Panel – System – Advance – User Profile – Settings – Delete


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