Small Business Susan

Entries from June 2010 ↓

Hi, I work for Horse and Hound Magazine and my readers want to know…..

Hi, I work for Horse and Hound Magazine and my readers want to know….. You remember that scene in Notting Hill where the character Hugh Grant is playing accidentally ends up being mistaken for the press and going through a press line for a SciFi movie stumbling along asking really  stupid questions?Well.. that’s what it […]

So if you were wondering where Yoda was last night…

So if you were wondering where Yoda was last night… he had a problem with his external usb backup drive that was causing the server to have issue and then not to boot properly.  It’s been removed, a new one on order, and for now he’s backing up to 7of9′s external hard drive. (yes I […]

VLSC … revisited

Okay so I have all of my old VLSC licenses hooked to my liveID of e_bitzie@hotmail.com.  It’s the one I use for authentication, but the email address is hooked to betas and now forum alerts so it’s not one that I want to officially have as the “business email” address for VLSC.  The other day […]

How to backup a virtualized Small Business Server

How to backup a virtualized Small Business Server– READY for DISCUSSION – Tech Presales and Business News for Austrian Partners – Site Home – TechNet Blogs: http://blogs.technet.com/b/ptsaustria/archive/2010/06/28/how-to-backup-a-virtualized-small-business-server-ready-for-discussion.aspxhttp://translate.google.com/translate?u=http%3A%2F%2Fblogs.technet.com%2Fb%2Fptsaustria%2Farchive%2F2010%2F06%2F28%2Fhow-to-backup-a-virtualized-small-business-server-ready-for-discussion.aspx&sl=de&tl=en&hl=&ie=UTF-8 It’s not German but you can kinda figure out what they are posting about.  I use the native built in backup and backup the hyperV child as if […]

Buying a phone these days is hard work.

Buying a phone these days is hard work.  We went to the AT&T store and was looking for a nice easy phone for my Dad.  We were even looking to possibly do it as a family plan.  In the store, we were told that if we did a family plan we’d not end up saving […]

Will the real live sync please stand up?

https://www.mesh.com/welcome/default.aspx https://sync.live.com/clientdownload.aspx?ibm=10 Okay so in trying to load up the new sync beta I just realized tonight that I installed the old one.  Or I think I did.  As when I go to mesh it directs me to the live essentials beta — http://explore.live.com/windows-live-essentials-beta but the other day I downloaded Live sync thinking it was the […]

Are you for sure going to hit the SharePoint issue?

Companyweb and SharePoint Central Admin not accessible after installing KB983444 – The Official SBS Blog – Site Home – TechNet Blogs: http://blogs.technet.com/b/sbs/archive/2010/06/18/companyweb-and-sharepoint-central-admin-not-accessible-after-installing-kb983444.aspx On Facebook yesterday, Shaquile asked if he should patch for the SharePoint security update as he knew he would “have to spend hours to resolve the issues and I know that the clients […]

Did you know… about the SBS "classic" console?

Did you know?  I’m going to start a series of blog posts about parts of SBS 2008 you may not use or may not be aware of… one of them is the ‘other’ console.  SBS 2008 has a GUI console, but then there’s the other one… the one that has the native tools that you […]

The Windows SBS Console of Windows Small Business Server 2008 may crash

The Windows SBS Console of Windows Small Business Server 2008 may crash, display “Not Available” for Other Alerts, or require a long time to display the Security and Other Alerts statuses: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb%3ben-us%3b981939 For those of you that already did a SQL script in a blog post …. you’ll recognize that the KB is doing exactly […]

Resources and guidance for Patch issues for Admins

Resources and guidance for Patch issues for Admins – TechNet Articles – Home – TechNet Wiki: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/resources-and-guidance-for-patch-issues-for-admins.aspxRaw still.  Rough, but I’m throwing up log file and patching information up on that Technet wiki page. I need to dig up where all the SQL logs are located as they go all over the place as I […]