A quick technical post!
Occasionally, I’m called upon to deal with minor issues for users of USB thumb drives, and I thought I’d pull together a few little tips and tricks here which help me get things sorted. Continue reading “USB thumb / flash drives and Microsoft Windows”
Yay, it’s time for another technical post!
I manage and am responsible for Active Directory for a number of customers, both public and private sector. Rather than searching my documentation to find the FSMO role holders, it’s easier to log on to a server and run “netdom query fsmo” in a command prompt.
Continue reading “Netdom on Windows Server 2008 R2”
The past couple of weeks have seen my free time dwindle somewhat. More to do, longer working hours, bugs, deadlines, pressures, darker nights – all fighting for my available free minutes, and causing the eyelid clamps to work harder to keep me awake.
I felt some small changes were required, and the miscellaneous periphery took the first blow of the axe. Continue reading “My social networking world”
I never really intended for this to be a technology blog, but considering that IT is both my job and my hobby, it’s only natural that a few technology based posts will pop up from time to time.
I’m hoping that I can save at least one person from the personal hell I suffered over two days this past week. Before I go on, I should perhaps make it clear that yes, I’d love a test lab to play with these things and learn on, but I haven’t got one and the bean counters won’t pay for one, so I have to sort this stuff out on the fly… 🙁
Continue reading “Upgrading Windows Server 2008 R2 from Standard to Enterprise”