SBS 2003 and beyond:

December, 2010


December 14, 2010  10:48 PM

How to check for Schema Version

Posted by: Roger Crawford
Schema Version

Ever been at a point wondering what version your schema is on your domain? Here is a easy way to do it and that is to open Adsiedit.msc and then go to Schema and then right click on...

December 13, 2010  8:41 PM

Windows 7 Mapped Drives not showing in program install

Posted by: Roger Crawford
Mapped Drive Install, Windows 7

Was moving a client to a new Windows 7 machine and one of the programs that needed to be installed need to see the mapped drive for the location data. Well in Windows 7 that behavior...

December 12, 2010  2:27 PM

Changing the IP of a Sybase 9.0 on a Windows 2003 Server

Posted by: Roger Crawford
IP Change, Sybase 9, Windows 2003

I had a customer who was moving their servers into a new Data center from another location which required changing the IP addresses of the servers. One problem was their main LOB was a Sybase 9.0 server and I had no clue if it would effect it or not that was something the customer didn't check out...

December 10, 2010  7:44 AM

Microsoft HyperV Error 2424869

Posted by: Roger Crawford
Error 2424869, HyperV, Windows 2003

I had a Windows 2003 R2 server running virtually that I had removed a bunch of data from and I wanted to compact the Virtual Data drive. When I shutdown the server and tried to...

December 6, 2010  2:12 AM

OWA and Internet Explorer 8 not logging off on closed session.

Posted by: Roger Crawford
Internet Explorer 8, OWA

Ok ran into a interesting one with Internet Explorer 8 and Exchange OWA and generic users. What was happening was the first user would login to their OWA and when done close the session and when the next person opened it up it would go to the first users session. Not good what I had to do was on...

December 5, 2010  10:23 PM

Installing Microsoft Lync Server 2010 thoughts.

Posted by: Roger Crawford
Microsoft Lync 2010 Server

I have a customer who is interested in the Microsoft 2010 Lync Server, so because I was not up with this product and my wife was gone to AZ to visit her father I had time to install this and play....

December 5, 2010  10:02 PM

Windows 2003 Server Cert Services not starting

Posted by: Roger Crawford
Windows 2003, Windows 2003 Cert Services, Windows 2008 R2

Ran into an interesting problem this weekend as I was installing the Microsoft 2010 Lync Server at a customer’s site which I will talk about later. I was trying to connect to the...


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