Category Archives: Novell

Ideas and utilities for use with Novell products, such as eDirectory, ConsoleOne, Zenworks and Groupwise

Papercut

I have received a few questions asking about Papercut so here are some of the details about it and what we use it for. Papercut can run on a Windows Server (2003, 2008 or 2008 R2) using windows print queues … Continue reading

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Migrating DHCP reservations from Novell to Microsoft

We are gradually migrating our core services from Netware to Windows Server 2003 and 2008. As part of this migration we needed to migrate all our DHCP reservations stored on our Novell servers to Windows Servers. Continue reading

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Local Intranet Problems with Internet Explorer 7 and Novell

When you install Internet Explorer 7 (IE7) on Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 it may display a security warning when you access applications and files stored on Novell drive mappings if it does not consider them part of your … Continue reading

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Changing MSI filename in a Zenworks Application Object

In ConsoleOne it is relatively easy to change the path to an MSI but much more difficult to change the file name of the MSI itself. A trick is to install a second copy of ConsoleOne without any plugins. (I … Continue reading

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Security Templates

When using Group Policies with Zenworks and Windows XP you may find users are able to create folders and files in root of C:. This is due to the change in default security settings for drives on Windows XP from … Continue reading

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Ninotech Path Copy 4.0

Path Copy allows you to copy a file or folders path from a simple right click menu. You can get the Full, Short or UNC path. It is a great tool and one of the must haves for a network … Continue reading

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