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Data Protection Manager: Exchange Protection Options – ese.dll and eseutil.exe

When using System Center 2012 R2 Data Protection Manager to backup an Exchange server we are asked how to use “Eseutil” to check data integrity. We could disable this entirely, but that is not what we want. What we want,

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Steps to fix “Replica is inconsistent” – Evnt ID 3106

After installing System Center 2012 R2 DPM I had hoped it just worked, but I was met with a continous “Replica is inconsistent” error when doing Bare Metal and System State backups and just plain error on my Exchange Server.

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Configuring SQL Server 2012 SP1 for System Center 2012 R2

Configuring SQL Server 2012 SP1 for System Center 2012 R2 For some strange reason, we have to go through some additional hoops to set up SQL for use with System Center 2012 R2. Previous post: Installing SQL Server 2012 SP1

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Installing SQL Reporting Services.

Prerequisites (part 1) Installing SQL Reporting Services. Service accounts are used to configure a report server database connection. Choose the built-in network service if you want to use default authentication settings. If you specify a “domain user account”, be sure

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Installing System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Prerequisites (part 1): We need to create a Virtual Machine Manager Service Account. Highly available VMM installations require the use of a domain account. Read more: Specifying a Service Account for VMM: http://technet.microsoft.com/library/gg697600.aspx So, we are creating a new user

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Installing System Requirements for System Center 2012 R2

Installing Prerequisites for System Center 2012R2 System Requirements: System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager http://technet.microsoft.com/da-dk/library/dn249696.aspx Microsoft Report viewer 2012 Runtime: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=35747 Aside from these requirments, be sure to have setup your SQL and added the necessary Active Directory objects: Installing

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Installing SQL Server 2012 SP1 Standard for System Center 2012 R2

Installing SQL Server 2012 SP1 Standard for System Center 2012 This post consists of: Setting up Users in Active Directory for installing Installation of SQL Server 2012 SP1 Setting SQL Server Communication Ports Moved: Configuring SQL Server 2012 SP1 for

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