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WSUS Application Pool Crashes

The Problem:

I’ve run into this issue recently where software updates don’t deploy successfully to client machines in Configuration Manager but everything on the surface appears to be functioning correctly.  180 more words

Config Manager

Task Scheduler cannot run .bat files

.bat file can be executed manually but fails when executed through Task Scheduler.


  • Open the properties.
  • On General Tab, mark the checkbox Run with highest 
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School Computer Lab Breakdown

Computer labs, you love ’em, and you hate them. On days when everything goes well, the lab is an awesome resource for teaching. Those other days though, boy, it makes you wonder why you even got out of bed in the morning. 485 more words


Yes, it's here! The Copy configurations feature (and a look at other improvements related to Data Management)

Once a feature, then deprecated. Looking back in time…

Back in AX 2009 there was a function to copy a company, basically enabling you to copy a specific legal entity to another legal entity. 2,682 more words

System Administration

Why I have no favorite programming language

TL;DR – because for me there is no good programming language.

I’m doing mostly systems engineering tasks. I manage resources in Cloud and on Linux machines mostly. 1,095 more words

System Administration

Convert squid log file timestamps

When you work with a squid access log file you sometimes want to know when a site or resource was accessed. Squid does not store the date and time information for that in a human readable format. 38 more words

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