Searching AD for a User Account with a SID

March 12, 2008 by · 2 Comments 

There are a handful of tools and scripted solutions floating around for resolving SIDs to user accounts and the reverse, but here’s a handy way to do this by simply using Active Directory Users and Computers. The first time you perform this for a domain it will be necessary to identify the RID and GUID […]

Free System Page Table Entries and 3GB USERVA switches

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In a recent migration project I needed to move nearly 2TB of mailbox data between Exchange 2003 servers in the same organization, to the tune of 100-200GB per day.  The first couple days went fine, with excellent performance, but as more mailboxes were moved to the target server and mail delivery processes and user connections […]