Year: 2012

I really like the Microsoft Surface. Microsoft did a great job creating a device that is fun, fast and that really can be used to do stuff, unlike the iDevices. A friend asked me about the Surface’s disk space, the 32 GB …

Disk space on Microsoft Surface – 16 GB available on the 32 GB device Read More »

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5 / 5 ( 2 votes ) This issue keeps coming back so I decided to document the 2 possible solutions. SCENARIO #1 – USB Partition not set to active: The first one is caused by an USB not having …

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At WMUG we are very proud to be able to organize first-class events like that. A full day with SCCM TopGun Wally Mead. Microsoft TVP, Reading, UK on the 10th November 2012 You can find more information and registration details …

WMUG Event – A Day with Wally Mead covering ConfigMgr 2012 RTM and SP1 on 10th of November 2012 Read More »

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Just got very good news from my friend Sami Laiho. He just released the new version 0f his tool, Wioski 2.0. Here are the details: I believe everyone needs Windows 8 somehow now that its general availability date is tomorrow …

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If you are reading this blog it is very likely that you work in IT. IT is a dynamic subject. Today we deploy Windows 7 and tomorrow we will deploy Windows 8 and Internet Explorer 10. And we will most …

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I really like the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit (MAP). In most cases it captures more information than my clients can provide at the kick-off of a project. It gives me the ability to get a very solid overview of …

MAP Toolkit – machine keeps rebooting – Resolved! Read More »

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5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) In this Guest post Barry Angell, CTO of Juriba will talk about the Common Patterns In Windows XP Application Rationalisation. ——————————————————————————————- When you have been involved in as many enterprise desktop migrations as …

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The latest release from the Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) team provides organizations with tools to assess readiness for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8. Download MAP 7.0 on the Microsoft Download Center: http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?&id=7826 [http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?&id=7826] Thanks for your ongoing interest …

Get ready for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 with MAP 7.0! Read More »

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With the release of Windows 8 approaching, many questions are still unanswered. One of them is “What are the changes on the deployment methods for Windows 8”? Well, the good news is that Microsoft is organizing 2 webcasts to talk …

Everything You Wanted to Know and Ask about Windows Deployment Read More »

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Want to go for the 70-659 exam? Microsoft is offering a great opportunity to get it done! They are providing FREE workshops to get you prepared. The 2 day online workshop covers 4 modules of 2.5 hours each, covering all …

Exam 70-659: Windows Server 2008 R2, Server Virtualisation – Virtual Exam Preparation Workshops Read More »

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