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TinyBorders for Win8 replaced with Winaero Tweaker

I posted a while back about a nice little utility I use on all my Windows 8.x systems to reclaim those lost pixels from Win 8’s giant, padded borders. 101 more words


Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012 is the sixth release of Windows Server. It is the server version of Windows 8 and succeeds Windows Server 2008 R2. The software was generally available to customers starting on September 4, 2012. 574 more words

Operating Systems

Windows Server 2012 R2 VM Network Adapter

When creating a Windows Server 2012 virtual machine the network adapter type defaults to E1000. I have seen reports of this dropping network connections and packet loss on Windows Server 2012. 464 more words


Migration of DHCP from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012

Migration of DHCP from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012

July 14th 2015 is the End of support for Windows Server 2003, many organizations started to plan for migration from Server 2003 to Server 2012 R2… 11 more words

Windows 2012

Fighting with Windows 2012 R2 Directory Services, NETBIOS naming, vCenter 6.0 SSO on VCSA

I’ve been playing with my new toy that is vCenter 6 for a while now, and decided it was time to actually implement single sign-on, linked to my Windows 2012 R2 Active Directory testbed.   593 more words

Active Directory

Windows 2012 R2 Group Policy Settings including MSS Settings

Firstly, if you have a Windows 2008 domain and want to set Windows 2012 R2 specific Group Policy settings for the Windows 2012 R2 members servers you will be adding to the domain then you will need to use the “Group Policy Management” feature from a Windows 2012 R2 server. 551 more words

Windows 2012

Installing Group Policy Management on Windows Server 2012 R2

You can install the “Group Policy Management” feature in a Windows 2012 R2 server from “Server Manager”, select “Add roles and features… 106 more words

Windows 2012