Archive for January, 2007

If you migrating to Windows Vista or playing with Longhorn you may be interested in this newly released utility. The Windows NT Backup – Restore Utility allows you to restore files that were backed up in Windows XP or Server 2003 to Windows Vista and Longhorn.

Jan
29
Filed Under (Life of Brian) by on 29-01-2007

Last night around 11:30 I went to Wal-Mart because I heard they were going to get 20 Nintendo Wiis.  When I got there, there were about 30 total people waiting in line.  I felt pretty good because there were several families and at my count I was about 19 in line if everything went smooth.  […]

Jan
27
Filed Under (Life of Brian) by on 27-01-2007

Thought it was time to give another update to the Home Theater Room. The couch (black) has arrived at the store and I”m trying to figure out when I want to have it delivered to the house. I still have a TON of work on the gutting the office. I hope to get started on […]

Jan
26
Filed Under (Exchange) by on 26-01-2007

While doing my morning browsing I noticed the Exchange Team”s blog had a post that walks you through the installation of Exchange 2007. Since I haven”t had the time to play around with Exchange 2007 this was a pleasure to see and read through. I can”t wait to get some free time and play with […]

If you haven”t noticed my links on the left hand side of my blog you really need too!!! I”ve had the Terminal Services Team Blog up there for some time now and I check it often. Tonight I just saw another great post from the team. This post addresses a lot questions that have been […]

Jan
15

Microsoft has always had a great track record of detailing all of the Group Policy settings within their operating systems. They are keeping with that tradition and have released an update to their very popular Group Policy Spreadsheet. The update is that it includes all of the Windows Vista Group Policy settings. This is by […]

Jan
14

For quite some time now I”ve been neglecting my office. I”m not really sure why that is. Perhaps that I”m in love with Sami”s Dual Core I-Mac running XP or it may be that I really hate going upstairs to work…I admit with age comes laziness. Sami and I have discussed using the room as […]

Jan
08

I just read over at the Windows Server Division blog that at last night”s CES keynote Bill Gates announced the Windows Home Server. This should be interesting as it will no doubt be a welcome addition to most of us geeks. It is going to allow you to back up other PCs you may have […]

Jan
08
Filed Under (Life of Brian) by on 08-01-2007

I just tried registering my MSMVPS.com account with Word 2007”s blogging ability and had some problems. I finally got it working but thought I would share my findings with you and with this help post a test blog to ensure it works…boy if it doesn”t all of this typing is going to waste. First off […]

When Windows Server Longhorn is released it will include 700 more Group Policy settings then Windows Server 2003 with SP1! I for one can”t wait for Longhorn and just reading about all the new Group Policy settings gets me pumped up. Although it would go down in the Guinness book of world records as the […]