Using WS-Management (WinRM 2.0), Windows PowerShell 2.0 allows scripts and cmdlets to be invoked on a remote machine. Continue reading
The following error occurs trying to use a retail edition of Office Professional Plus 2010 on a Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services:
This copy of Microsoft Office 2010 cannot be used on a computer running Terminal Services. To User Office 2010 on a computer running Terminal Services, you must use a Volument License Edition of Office.
To fix the problem, go to your MSDN subscriptions account product key page and get a key for “Terminal Service enablement for Office 2010”. Then navigate to Control Panel, find Office Pro Plus 2010 and enter a new product key. More info is available on this page: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/983443/en-us.
For those coming from a CLI based Linux world, WMIC is a great tool to get around Windows servers. Continue reading
We have a Sandy user, who wants to share her calendar with Patrick. Continue reading
It is assumed you have your SSL wildcard certificate already installed on an Exchange 2010 server. Continue reading
Change the default RDP port 3389 via registry editor and PowerShell. Continue reading
Sometimes need to test SMTP configuration from Windows machines with no extra stuff installed. Continue reading
It so happened that one of my test applications started to generate loads (>50) of
tmpxyz folders with some temp data inside and failed to remove them afterwards. Continue reading
The rules size limit for mailboxes in Exchange Server 2007/2010 has a default size of 64 KB per mailbox.
The total rules size limit is customisable and can be increased up to a maximum of 256 KB per mailbox. Continue reading
Setting up an OpenVPN server on a Windows Server 2008 hosted on AWS. Also tested on Windows Server 2012 R2. Continue reading