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How To Configure a VPN Server to Act as a Router in Windows Server 2003

To configure the server to act as a VPN server and a router: 1. Start the Routing and Remote Access Server Setup Wizard a. Click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Routing and Remote Access. b. In the Routing and Remote Access utility, click your server, and then click Configure and Enable Routing(…)

How to Use the NETSH Command to Change from Static IP Address to DHCP

You can use the netsh command in Windows 2000 to script the process of changing a computer from a static Internet Protocol (IP) address to Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) or vice versa. The netsh command accomplishes this task without the need to restart the computer. This feature is particularly useful for laptops that move(…)

How to install Nagios 3.x OpenSUSE

Introduction This guide is intended to provide you with simple instructions on how to install Nagios from source (code) on openSUSE and have it monitoring your local machine inside of 20 minutes. No advanced installation options are discussed here – just the basics that will work for 95% of users who want to get started.(…)

How to install Nagios 3.x Fedora Quickstart

Introduction This guide is intended to provide you with simple instructions on how to install Nagios from source (code) on Fedora and have it monitoring your local machine inside of 20 minutes. No advanced installation options are discussed here – just the basics that will work for 95% of users who want to get started.(…)

Top 10 Tips for Outlook 2007

The first time you open Outlook 2007 you might be disappointed to see that, on the face of it, Outlook does not display the new ribbon and new interface that you will see in the other major applications in the Office 2007 suite such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Dig a little deeper under the(…)

Trixbox 2.0 (Asterisk) step by step install guide

Download Trixbox 2.0 ISO image burnt to CD http://www.trixbox.org/downloads Hardware preparation: * Unplug the power cord from the PC. * Install all hardware, including x100p cards. * Plug an RJ11<>RJ11 cable from one x100p card into line 1 of your connected & working VFX ATA (could be a provisioned PAP2 or a WAG54GP2 or an(…)

Basic PIX Troubleshooting

The “show interfaces” Command The show interfaces command will show you the basic status of the PIX’s interfaces. I’ve included some sample output below: pixfw# show interface interface ethernet0 “outside” is up, line protocol is up Hardware is i82559 ethernet, address is 0009.e89c.fdaa IP address 97.158.253.25, subnet mask 255.255.255.248 MTU 1500 bytes, BW 10000 Kbit(…)

How To Make Your PIX A DHCP Server

Enabling your PIX to be a DHCP server for your home network requires very few statements. First you have to enable the feature on the desired interface, which is usually the “inside” interface. The next step is to set the range of IP addresses the PIX’s “inside” interface will manage, and finally, you need to(…)

How To Configure Your PIX To Accept Telnet

The telnet command can be used to configure your PIX to accept telnet sessions. By default, it allows connections on the inside interface from the 192.168.1.0 network, as seen below: telnet 192.168.2.0 255.255.255.0 inside Of course, if you change the IP address of the inside interface, you may have to change the statement above. You(…)

HOW TO CONFIGURE SENDMAIL

With the growth of the Internet, e-mail has quickly become the main vehicle to spread information through the public at large. As the demand for fast, cheap and reliable e-mail grows, more individuals are turning to Linux to provide a fast, cheap and reliable solution. sendmail was originally developed by Eric Allman, in 1979, as(…)

How to Install and Configure VMWare Server virtualization in openSUSE

VMware Server is a free virtualization product for Windows and Linux servers. VMware Server is a robust yet easy to use server virtualization product and is based on proven virtualization technology. VMware can run on any standard x86 hardware and can support 64-bit guest operating systems including Windows Linux and Sun Solaris. VMware server can(…)