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Technology Administration

SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR RESOURCES ON elearnjavle3

The e-learnjaVLE has a course developed specifically for system administrators that handle and detail solutions to systemadmininterviewquestions-300x199most issues or queries.  If there is new system administrator in your school, this is the first place they should visit to familiarize themselves with what is required and what their duties entail.

N.B.  Content listed on this page will be migrated to the System Administrator Section on our Virtual Learning Environment.  Some content listed there will not be posted here.  For more information please visit System Administrator Resources

DELL LINKS

Dell Chat Link – For reporting issues with your Dell equipment with a script

System Information – View the original shipped configuration

Dell Support

MANUALS  &  USER GUIDES

Knowledge Transfer Manual

Dell PowerEdge 2900 Systems Hardware Owner’s Manual (HTML)

Dell PowerEdge 2900 Systems Hardware Owner’s Manual (PDF)

Dell Optiplex 755 User Guide

Dell Optiplex 755 Technical Guide Book

Owners Manual for UPS

Dell Manuals (General)

RAID

Getting Started With RAID

RAID (in general)

DELL RAID Controllers

Dell™ PowerEdge™ Expandable RAID Controller 5/i and 5/E User’s Guide     –   PDF HTML

Dell™ PERC 6/i, PERC 6/E and CERC 6/i User’s Guide

Removing and Installing the Battery and Battery Cable on PERC Controllers

RAID Storage Manager User’s Guide

HOW TOs

How to Troubleshoot General Problems for your Dell Optiplex 755

Step-by-Step Guide to Configure Hardware RAID on DELL servers with Screenshots

Create RAID Using PERC 6/i Integrated BIOS Configuration Utility

How to Configure Modem to Provide Internet Service – Paradyne Modem

How to Configure Modem to Provide Internet Service – Thomson Speedtouch Modem

How to Configure Modem to Provide Internet Service – Zhone Modem

How to Configure Server/Router to Provide Internet Service – Static Modem

How to setup OpenDNS for Web Filtering

How to Manually Uninstall Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 11.0

How To Share Files and Folders over the Network in a Windows Server 2003 Domain Environment

How to Share and Set Permissions for Folders and Files Using Windows XP

How To Share Files and Folders Over a Network for Workgroups in Windows 2000

How to Update Virus Definitions for Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager Using the .jdb File

How to Import Symantec Policies Using the Management Console

How to Use Command Line Parameters with the Ntbackup Command in Windows Server 2003

How to Automatically Create Users Folders at Profile Creation

How to Run Spiceworks In Service Mode

How to Block USB ports using Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM)

How to block USB flash drives while allowing other USB devices.

How to create a rule that will allow only specific USB’s on to your network

How to prevent programs from running by blocking the file extension types from removable drives

HOW TO: DOWNLOAD AND CREATE THE DELL SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT TOOLS AND DOCUMENTATION DVD

GROUP POLICIES

Group Policy 101

Group Policy Management

How to Load A Script Using GPOs

How to Setup Group Policy to Restrict Internet Access

How to Configure Wireless Network Settings via Group Policy

How to Configure Automatic Updates by Using Group Policy or Registry Settings

Lockdown Windows XP Pro with the Group Policy Editor

SCRIPTS

How to Load the Sample Script

Sample Login Script

VIDEOS

How to Reinstall Server and Reconfigure RAID

Use and Care of Projector Video

Application of Document Camera 1

Setup and Use of Document Camera 2

INFORMATION & TIPS

Use and Care of Equipment

Accepted Network Labeling Convention for Schools

Five Email Safety Tips

Ten Windows XP Tips and tricks

ADMIN APPS & RESOURCES

Dell Technology Center (Demos, Photos, Updates, etc.)

Drivers & Downloads for PowerEdge 2900

Dell DVD ISO – Dell Server Updates

Dell DVD ISO – Dell Systems Management Tools and Documentation

Administrator Tool Pack

Office 2003 Policy Template Files and Deployment Planning Tools

2003 Office System Administrative Template files (ADM, ADMX, ADML) and Office Customization Tool

2007 Office System Administrative Template files (ADM, ADMX, ADML) and Office Customization Tool

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)

Spiceworks – Inventory / Network Monitoring

IT Policy Templates

OTHER INFORMATION AND LINKS

SEIMC Presentation Phase3
Sample- School Technology Plan
Equipment replacement costs
System Administration courses, forum, etc.