The Real (and Virtual) Adventures of Nathan the IT Guy:

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June 8, 2012  1:08 PM

Exchange 2003-2010 Tools



Posted by: Nathan Simon
Active Directory, Daylight Saving Time, Daylight Savings Time, Development, DSE, DST, Exchange, Exchange 2003, Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010, internet, Manageability, Messaging, Outlook 2007, Outlook 2010, PFE, SCCM, security update, SharePoint, SQL, Support Lifecycle, tips and tricks, Windows

If you are an Exchange Admin, you need tools, and we have just the list for you... below is a quick list, the full list can be found here, and the list contains 20+ useful tools and explanations of each tool.

January 3, 2012  12:54 AM

New HP Ultrabook “Spectre”



Posted by: Nathan Simon
hp Spectre, HpSpectre, laptop, Metro UI, notebook, Spectre, teaser, touchscreen, ultrabook, video, Windows, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows7

So the hunt may be on for the Ultimate Ultrabook. After trying so hard to get my hands on an Asus Transformer Prime tablet, and failing, I almost don't want one anymore. I have my HP Touchpad which does most things fine. Who needs a tablet anyways, forget about Android OS or Apple iOS and all the...


December 23, 2011  6:40 PM

Asus Transformer Prime (Last Update)



Posted by: Nathan Simon
Active Sync, android, ASUS, download, Eee Pad PC Suite, firmware, Gingerbread, Hasbro, Ice Cream Sandwhich, pre order, shipping, source code, Transformer Prime, Windows

I say the last update because I am tired of posting falsely, well I can only post what I find on the net so maybe its not false, just the worst launch of a product ever, and the most sought after Android Tablet to date... My update is this. The Transformer Prime has shipped to some customers, I am...


October 31, 2011  1:24 AM

Sysinternals Update and News



Posted by: Nathan Simon
Autoruns, Azure, live.sysinternals.com, microsoft, msconfig, startup, startup locations, Windows

Once again, I present you with a Sysinternals update. Autoruns has been updated to v1.1. Autoruns is my favorite application to help in the battle against malware/spyware. For those who aren't familiar wth Autoruns, it kind of like the startup tab in msconfig on steroids!

Autoruns...


September 14, 2011  4:40 PM

VMware Workstation 8



Posted by: Nathan Simon
Linux, microsoft, sand box, Virtual PC, Virtualization, VMware Workstation 8, Windows

VMware Workstation 8 is out! For those who like to dabble in VMware but cannot afford a separate PC for virtualization sand boxing look no further... there are a bunch of new features.

Run over 600 different operating systems right on your PC. Prove your mastery of the PC and run from...


August 25, 2011  12:30 AM

Steve Jobs Resigns as CEO of Apple Inc.



Posted by: Nathan Simon
Apple, Bill Gates, BlackBerry, Bold 9900, iphone, Mac Book Air, Mac Book Pro, microsoft, Steve Jobs, Windows

Well without reading anything in the press, nor have I even read what is below, I will say this, like Bill Gates, Steve steps down, he may not be actively running the company, but I am sure he will have plenty of input. I do not like Apple, I was forced to use an iPhone 4 for almost a year, thank...


August 21, 2011  8:52 PM

August Sysinternals Update



Posted by: Nathan Simon
capture utility, DLL, minidump, Process Explorer, server 2003, Server 2008, sysinternals, Windows, Windows 7, Windows XP

I've said it time and time again, Sysinternals is one of the best names in the IT industry, without it, I wouldn't be the tech I am today. With that said, there are some program and blog updates from the 16th of this month that I wanted to make sure got some extra attention. Process Explorer is...


July 25, 2011  1:07 AM

OCZ Vertex 3 Max IOPS SATAIII



Posted by: Nathan Simon
IOPS, Max, microsoft, Netbook, Nettop, notebook, OCZ, OCZ Vertex, SATAIII, SSD, Vertex, Windows, Windows 7

You want a fast booting system? You have some cash to spend? Look no further the OCZ Vertex 3 Max IOPS is just the solid state drive for you! Check out those stats! I have the OCZ Vertex 2 in my system and it takes longer to get by the BIOS then it does boot my Windows 7...


July 7, 2011  3:15 AM

Google+



Posted by: Nathan Simon
android, facebook, Google+, Sharing Circles, social networking, Video Chat, Windows

I just got invited, and I have no clue what I am doing on there... I don't know if they can really pry people away from Facebook... maybe as an addition to Gmail? But really I think Google is a little late on this release, and it sure isn't an Android! Here...


January 13, 2011  1:40 AM

Lost HTTP Access to MSA 2012i



Posted by: Nathan Simon
cannot access via browser, Firefox, HP, http access not working, Internet Explorer, iSCSI, lun, microsoft, MSA 2000, MSA 2012i, Storage Controller, vmware, Windows

Well, the scenario is that I lost the ability to manage the storage controllers via a web browser. I could ping each controller fine, and I could also telnet into them, which is great, because with telnet you can fix this issue. Go to Command Prompt. Type telnet 192.168.x.x (whatever the IP...


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