Confessions of a Microsoft Consultant

Daniel Oxley is an Infrastucture Consultant working for Microsoft Consulting Services in Madrid, Spain. He specialises, amongst other things, in large-scale deployments of Microsoft Windows using technologies such as BDD2007 and the Microsoft Deployment

June, 2009

  • He-Man on YouTube

    This has absolutely nothing to do with IT, nor Microsoft, but I thought I’d post it anyway seeing as today is Friday :-)    Some people have too much time on their hands!  It’s an extremely funny video (for me, anyway!), especially...
  • Application Installs, be gone!

    As a follow up to my earlier post about modularising my computer, I wanted to add a couple of points which I either missed out, or did not explain so well :-S The first, which is a common question, is how to install Windows 7 into a VHD file without having...
  • Green IT (with a difference)

    My rotund brother (not Mr Anti-Microsoft, another one) works in IT at a bank in the City of London and took this photo of what a trader had done to the keyboards on his desk.  Apparently he wanted to have a bit more greenery around him to brighten...
  • IKEA-fying my computer

    I have had this blog post in the pipeline for a while now, but I have been waiting until all the pieces fell into place, to make it something actually worthwhile to read! Be warned though, this is a rather long blog post – but please stay awake! Having...