Small Business Susan

Entries from August 2011 ↓

Looking for an OEM version of SBS Essentials?

News out today…. looking for an OEM version of a server with SBS essentials preinstalled?  HP MicroServer with SBS Essentials Pre-installed: $899 with 4GB RAM, 2x500GB RAID1 HP Part #658552-xx1 http://hp.com/go/microserver Learn all about this Low-Touch IT Solution – attend the SMB MVP Community Roadshow

So do I need .net 4?

Do you need .net 4 on SBS 2003? Probably not.  And if you install it on that platform be prepared for a new error message – an indication that a service is not running: SBS 2003 Performance Report indicates an automatic service is not running: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2290390I’d recommend not installing .net 4 on SBS 2003 as […]

SBS essentials KB

May be unable to modify some users and users may disappear from the SBS Essentials Dashboard: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2542106/en-us?sd=rss&spid=1167

Two vendors – only one great access at a time

Over on the coast of California tonight getting out of the heat of the Valley and I’m finding that it’s a good thing I have both an AT&T aircard and a verizon mifi when I travel.  I find that there are locations where one is good and the other one gives lousy access, and visa […]

Looking for a book on SBS Essentials?

Looking for a book on SBS Essentials? Look no farther… New book: Working with Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials – Microsoft Press – Site Home – MSDN Blogs: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/microsoft_press/archive/2011/08/26/new-book-working-with-windows-small-business-server-2011-essentials.aspx

Chicago tomorrow, Fort Lauderdale next

http://mvptour2011.sbsmigration.com/event_lists Are you aware of the SMBMVPtour that is going around the world this year?  Tomorrow it will be in Chicago.  Up next Fort Lauderdale.  And keep an eye on that page as your city might be next!

Do I or don’t I?

[GUIDE] Install ClockworkMod, a ROM, Flash Player, and the Market Fix – xda-developers: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=865245So I’m debating about hacking one of my two viewsonic tablets … but I’ll admit this feels very much going down the jailbreaking route or hacking up something. Not to mention… I’m really not a developer.  So.. do I want to hack […]

So why is it?

So here’s a rant. Why is it that the usb to micro usb cables are sometimes just a smidge different so that you can’t interchange them with another micro usb cable? They are just enough off that you can’t use a single cable for all things, but instead must have a specific cable for this […]

Released: Update Rollup 5 for Exchange 2010 SP1

Released: Update Rollup 5 for Exchange 2010 SP1 – Exchange Team Blog – Site Home – TechNet Blogs: http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2011/08/23/released-update-rollup-5-for-exchange-2010-sp1.aspx In the comments of that blog post…  For those keeping track.. the bug introduced in v4 is not fixed in v5“With regard to the ability to recover a deleted public folder, this fix was not included […]

SQL Server 2008 R2 sp1 also out today on WSUS/MU

Missed another one Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (KB2528583)SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 upgrades SQL Server 2008 R2 and the components installed by SQL Server 2008 R2 setup. The service pack may be applied to all editions of SQL Server 2008 R2 and can upgrade all instances of SQL Server 2008 R2 […]