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  • Blog Post: Windows Vista Interactive Virtual Roundtable with Microsoft Technical Fellow Mark Russinovich

    Join Mark Russinovich and a panel of experts at 9:00 A.M. Pacific Time, March 5th for a live, interactive discussion on adopting Windows Vista into a desktop infrastructure. The panel will feature subject-matter experts and IT pros from around the world who have tackled Windows Vista deployment—hear...
  • Blog Post: Remote Server Administration Tools for Vista SP1 has been released to the web for ALL server languages!

      Language X86 X64 German German - Germany German - Germany Japanese Japanese - Japan Japanese - Japan Spanish Spanish (Traditional Sort) - Spain Spanish (Traditional Sort) - Spain French French - France French - France Chinese Chinese - China Chinese - China Italian Italian - Italy Italian - Italy...
  • Blog Post: Vista:: RC1 its there

    Still in holiday but I wanted to share this with you if didn't know yet we released Vista RC1 it is build 5600. Its not yet available for the broad community but I will start download it as I speak. Some words from Jim read on Vista blog : It’s official — Windows Vista RC1 is done! We could not have...
  • Blog Post: Business Desktop Deployment 2007 now available

    The Business Desktop Deployment 2007 or BDD 2007 is now available for download. Business Desktop Deployment (BDD) 2007 is THE best practice set of comprehensive guidance and tools to optimally deploy desktops running Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP, the 2007 Microsoft Office system, or Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: IT Pro Showcase

    If you are already part of the Belgian IT Pro Momentum program you definitely know that we are looking for evidence of what you as an IT Pro has accomplished with one of the following technologies: Windows Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 IIS7 Forefront Edge Virtual Server 2005 R2 SP1 or Windows Server Virtualization...
  • Blog Post: Starter Group Policy Objects available to download

    A few weeks ago when I was presenting the Windows Server 2008 overview session at our launch event in Ghent I talked about the fact that with Windows Server 2008 and the new admx Group policy administrative templates we would be introducing something called "Starter Group Policy Objects". Yesterday...
  • Blog Post: Vista:: User Experience

    Yesterday I discovered the following, If you have two machines that are member of the same Active Directory domain and you change your domain password on one. And if you logon to the second machine without network connection. So far so good. After a while you connect the second machine to the network...
  • Blog Post: 112 Run commands

    Today I came across this blog post about how to run Windows Programs really fast from the run dialogue box. It's basically a list of 112 commands you can run. Useful, maybe on Windows XP but with the integrated search in Windows Vista this not needed anymore just type the name of the command like "Paint...
  • Blog Post: RSS Bandit update

    The RSS bandit team listened to us the users and on the blog of Dare Obasanjo you can read that they found a solution for this problem. They have tracked the problem down to an issue with the SandDock GUI components that are used by RSS Bandit . In what they call the Jubilee release they will be moving...
  • Blog Post: TechEd IT Forum: Windows Client Track - Top 5 Sessions

    Here are the top 5 sessions for the client track according to the client track owner: Windows Vista SP1 Windows Vista SP1 is an update to Windows Vista that addresses key feedback received from our customers. It will include all previously released updates, including security updates. Windows Vista SP1...
  • Blog Post: How-to Upgrade to Hyper-V Release Candidate

    A few weeks ago we've released Hyper-V Release Candidate we've made quite some improvements read them on the virtualization blog , the one I want to focus on are the additional guest OS support and how to upgrade your beta environment. Additional Guest OS support : Hyper-V RC now includes support for...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming TechNet Events Belgium and Luxembourg

    TechNet Event: How to deploy the next generation Office and Windows Client using the Microsoft Solution Accelerator Tools When? Oct 10 Luxembourg Are you facing challenges in your desktop deployment planning and deployment projects? In this session you will learn about the different tools available to...
  • Blog Post: Want to play with Technology without installing?

    Back in November I wrote a blogpost about the VHD test program. Now we have added new products onto this program and we call it "Run IT on a Virtual Hard Disk". If you want to play with some of our latest technology without spending the time to install all needed software than this exactly what you need...
  • Blog Post: TechNet: Optimize Your Desktop Infrastructure

      Analyzing 15,000+ IT Environments World Wide: what have we learned? In the last 3 years Microsoft has been using the Infrastructure Optimization (IO) model, and has collected a lot of information from our customer base worldwide. In fact, approximately 15,000+ clients have been analyzed. Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Vista:: Windows Mobile Device Sync

    I am currently beta testing the Windows Mobile Device Center Sync features in Vista, this beta is only available for Microsoft employees but I wanted to share this with you. I installed the Windows Mobile Device Center (WMDC) software, unfortunately it is still not yet ready for a public release and...
  • Blog Post: Vista:: Suggested US retail prices

    With the release of Windows Vista RC1 we also released the suggested US retail prices for the different Vista editions. Windows Vista Business: Suggested retail price for full package product, $299.00 USD. Suggested upgrade retail price, $199.00 USD. Windows Vista Enterprise: Will only be available for...
  • Blog Post: Ready For A New Day T-7

    We are @ T-7 days and everybody is working really hard to make this event a success. As of today we already have more than 6000 subscriptions which is great. Meanwhile we had our first dry run sessions and I planned the second one next week. Wednesday evening we will have the third and final dry-run...
  • Blog Post: RSS Bandit on Vista it works :)

    I was working with Eric Denekamp about a System Center Operations Manager 2007 session during the Dev & IT Pro days . Because I asked Eric his bio I found out on his blog (which has been added to my subscription list) that my until know preferred RSS feed reader. Yeah RSS Bandit I didn't used it...
  • Blog Post: Dev & IT Pro Days: Building End-to-End Infrastructure Security

    During the Dev & IT Pro days we had the opportunity to host the following sessions from John Craddock and Sally. Note that the recordings where not done during our event but the content was the same. Is Your IT Infrastructure Secure? John Craddock, Principle Infrastructure & Security Architect...
  • Blog Post: Successful upgrade of Vista

    Today I upgraded my Vista build 53xx to a newer one using the in place upgrade method. Just inserted my new DVD and run setup, after I entered my product key I could choose to upgrade the current Vista build, so that was what I did. As you can see on the screenshot below Vista setup is upgrading...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer 7 Release Candidate

    It's there we released IE7 RC1. You don't have to uninstall any previous installed beta as we will do it for you during the RC1 install. You can dowload IE7 RC1 from http://www.microsoft.com/ie . Please install this version and let us know what you find about it . This version will not install on Windows...
  • Blog Post: BDD 2007, SCE and SCVMM

    Coming weeks, months I will be testing some of our new products. Beside using Vista and Office 2007 on daily bases I will also test some new products that are or will be soon be in the public beta phase. So I will test Business Desktop Deployment 2007 (BDD 2007).I agree that BDD 2007 is not really...
  • Blog Post: Meeting Belgian Bloggers @ Microsoft

    Few weeks ago my colleagues Tom and David invited me to the Blogger meeting they where organizing.I immediately accepted as this was an opportunity for me to learn to know some of our Belgian bloggers. And it was we had prepared our Demo machine to give them a demo about Windows Vista and Office...
  • Blog Post: Windows Vista SP1 RTM available for TechNet and MSDN subscribers

    We are pleased to announce that--while broad RTW availability is still scheduled for March--the SP1 Update RTM bits are available now to TechNet subscribers. If you are subscriber, please visit TechNet Plus Subscriptions and sign in to access Top Subscriber Downloads. If you have a prior version of the...
  • Blog Post: Vista:: Extending disks online

    With Vista it is now possible to extend a volume online, it is only a basic version of the well known disk manager tools. The next screenshots shows how it’s possible to extend the c:\ volume online. Open then Disk Management console (Manage computer) I selected the C:\ drive, you can see that...