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Entries from August 2012 ↓

Advice for an Exchange update

Let it install all by itself.  Be patient.  This update will take a long time.  Don’t hit cancel, don’t try to stop the install. You’ll see it hit mscorsvw.exe which is the thing that takes a while.  And it’s done. Started 5:37 p.m. ended 5:50 p.m.

Setting up a child

So starting off with the first virtual server underneath the Server 2012 HyperV, let’s start by downloading Windows 2012 Essentials Releease Candidate.   This is one of the reasons the GUI is easier, you can download the bits right on the box.   Okay now that we have downloaded the bits, let’s set up a […]

Stephen Rose on Windows 8

If you snoozed, you didn’t lose. If you missed out on the Live Meeting with Stephen Rose on Windows 8, we have a recording. Susan Bradley has invited you to view a Microsoft Office Live Meeting recording. View Recording

Stephen Rose on Windows 8 starting shortly

Don’t forget — on tonight! https://twitter.com/stephenlrose You’ve followed him on Twitter – now hear him on Live Meeting (and yes it will be recorded) When: Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012 6:30 PM (PDT)Where: *~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* Susan Bradley has invited you to attend an online meeting using Live Meeting.Join the meeting. Audio Information Computer Audio To use computer […]

Windows 8 support is Available on Partner Online Tech Community!:

http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/partnerwinclientwin8/thread/6df802df-5b95-45b5-bab6-d748c83c0dd0 Dear Partner, In this month, our Windows team announced the completion of *Windows 8 Release To Manufacturing (RTM).* We have released Windows 8 RTM to our OEM and manufacturing partners as they work towards delivery of exciting new PC models that will be available this fall starting October 26<sup>th</sup> at *Windows 8 General Availability […]

Windows 8 get ready! with Stephen Rose

Tomorrow evening at 6:30 p.m. pacific we will have a special online guest Stephen Rose presenting on Windows 8.Like it, love it, or deal with it, Windows 8 is right around the corner.I’ll also bring you up to date on upcoming update releases for SBS to support Windows 8 and WSUS releases needed to support […]

Off the grid

Got back from a weekend trip with my MINI Cooper group over to Rotta Winery and Cambria where… the bed and breakfast I stayed in advertised.. as a feature .. no television, no phones, no internet. Needless to say I kinda brought my own.  But it was interesting to see places that advertised being off […]

Not quite there, Doug.

Windows Server 2012 Essentials Essentially Done — Redmondmag.com: http://redmondmag.com/blogs/doug-barney/2012/08/server-2012-essentials.aspx?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter “Essentials is almost there, having just gained release candidate status <http://redmondmag.com/articles/2012/08/21/windows-server-2012-essentials-rc.aspx>. That means it’s almost ready for manufacturing but needs a few more eyeballs to make dead sure. Essentials is made for shops with up to 25 clients, and is looking to make it fully out […]

WordPress on IIS and plug ins don’t auto update?

For anyone running WordPress on IIS and can’t get the dang plug ins to automatically update …and thus you’ve been manually updating the plug ins one at a time BTW I FINALLY got the blog site over on WordPress to be able to auto update.There’s a problem with the wincache that ships with the Windows […]

RSS feeds for Windows 2012 and 8 KBs

Put these in your RSS reader: http://support.microsoft.com/common/rss.aspx?rssid=16796&ln=en-us RSS feed for Windows 8 KB articles. Most Recent KBs for Windows Server 2012: http://support.microsoft.com/common/rss.aspx?rssid=16526&ln=en-us And be aware.. Windows Server 2012 does not support SharePoint Server 2010: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2724471/en-us?sd=rss&spid=16526 Only SharePoint 2013 (which is not yet released) will be supported on Windows Server 2012