Small Business Susan

Entries from February 2011 ↓

How to Migrate Companyweb to a SQL 2008 R2 Standard Instance on SBS 2011

How to Migrate Companyweb to a SQL 2008 R2 Standard Instance on SBS 2011: Part 1 – The Official SBS Blog – Site Home – TechNet Blogs: http://blogs.technet.com/b/sbs/archive/2011/02/28/how-to-migrate-companyweb-to-a-sql-2008-r2-standard-instance-on-sbs-2011-part-1.aspx When you move your Companyweb off the DC and onto the secondary server it also opens it up to support Office Web Apps.  Remember you can’t run […]

Real People. Real Frustrated.

http://www.zdnet.com/blog/microsoft/microsofts-new-answers-site-stumbles/8800 While the normal IT pro shouldn’t need to hang out over on the Microsoft answers forum, you may be surprised how the ecosystem of the Microsoft answers forum has actually helped you on the ITpro side.  In particular the ‘dead bodies’ of the Windows update forum primarily came from the “VistaWU” forum over on […]

SBS 2011 still MIA on Action Pack

Hello Susan,Thank you for your e-mail regarding the Microsoft Action Pack Subscription.Due to system limitations we are experiencing delays posting Windows SBS 2011 Download and Key. We will soon have this issue fixed, in the mean time you can access Windows SBS 2011 and key from your TechNet subscription that came with your Action Pack […]

New kid on the block

I just had to go edit my www.sbsbpa.com to redirect to the RIGHT SBSBPA for SBS 2011.  There’s a new kid on the block, one that will do standard, essentials and storage server. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=d40dcc5b-8f97-49e2-ae79-9c7a7a69dec4 If you installed the old one you have to uninstall it and install this one.

SBS2011 Ready To GO (RTG) Campaign is Live

SBS2011 Ready To GO (RTG) Campaign is Live – Welcome to the US SMB&D TS2 Team Blog – Site Home – TechNet Blogs: http://blogs.technet.com/b/uspartner_ts2team/archive/2011/02/26/sbs2011-ready-to-go-rtg-campaign-is-live.aspx Looking for customizable info?  Check out that page.

We still do not see the SBS 2011 media on the Action pack download site.

https://www.microsoft.com/msppdd/Catalog/CatalogView.aspx For anyone keeping score today…. we still do not see the SBS 2011 media on the Action pack download site.  According to my calendar there’s one day left in February.  It was estimated that it would be there by the end of Februrary.  If anyone spots it up there, holler. …now why it takes so […]

The platform firmware has corrupted memory across the previous system power transition

Log Name:      SystemSource:        Microsoft-Windows-HALDate:          2/27/2011 12:37:19 AMEvent ID:      12Task Category: NoneLevel:         ErrorKeywords:      (1)User:          N/AComputer:      KIKIVISTADescription:The platform firmware has corrupted memory across the previous system power transition.  Please check for updated firmware for your system.Event Xml:<Event xmlns=”http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event“>  <System>    <Provider Name=”Microsoft-Windows-HAL” Guid=”{63D1E632-95CC-4443-9312-AF927761D52A}” />    <EventID>12</EventID>    <Version>0</Version>    <Level>2</Level>    <Task>0</Task>    <Opcode>0</Opcode>    <Keywords>0×8000000000000001</Keywords>    <TimeCreated SystemTime=”2011-02-27T08:37:19.753989600Z” />    <EventRecordID>1363989</EventRecordID>    <Correlation />    <Execution ProcessID=”4″ […]

A bit of WordPress

If you are reading this blog you are over on the Community Server side of the fence.  Don’t worry this blog isn’t going anywhere.. not soon anyway mainly because I’ve put way too many posts and way too many images up here.  But looking forward I know that long term wise for a site that […]

Note the massive amounts of snowfall

Note the massive amounts of snowfall in Fresno this morning… Obviously predicting weather around here is rough….

Yes, that really does say chance of snow

..in Fresno no less