Monthly Archives: January 2012

Configure NIC in command prompt


Netsh.exe is a command line utility that allows locally / remotely, display or edit the NIC configuration of a live computer. Following are few tasks done using Netsh.exe. Configure IP, Mask and gateway C:\>netsh interface ip set address name=”Local Area … Continue reading

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Troubleshoot NetAPP connectivity issues


Few tips to troubleshoot connectivity issues: (this page will enrich later) 1.NFS Troubleshooting Problem: Hostname-to-IP Resolution ƒCannot resolve hostnames to IP addresses – Look at: ƒ nsswitch.conf ƒ hosts file ƒ resolv.conf Stale NFS File Handle Error code 70: Stale file handle … Continue reading

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DNS Export/Import


Exporting / Importing Standard DNS zone records are relatively easy; just copy the zone (eg. orange.com.dns) files from existing server (C:\WINDOWS\system32\dns) and place these .dns files in the same location (C:\WINDOWS\system32\dns) in the target (new) server, restart the DNS service … Continue reading

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