Mark Empson's Global notepad

Platforms and Active Directory Resources.

March, 2008

  • RDP to Windows 2008

    Hi all, I have installed a Windows 2008 server into my Windows 2003 domain, I then enabled RDP on my Windows 2008 server verified that I could connect from my Vista client on the network. While working from home, I quickly found out that I could not...
  • Windows Server 2008 Core Quick Reference

    This month I have been setting up my first Windows 2008 core server to go into a production environment. It has been a very interesting experience as I was expecting a straight forward process but ran into a few challenges. What with some vendor specific...
  • Enable Remote desktop via the registry

    If you have ever run into an issue where you have set up a server but forgot to put the tick in the box to enable remote desktop, then read on! Many times I have done this and then had to go all the way over to the server (sometimes in different offices...
  • MBSA WSUSSCN2

    If you are trying to perform a manual offline update to the MBSA tool but can't find the latest version of the database on the internet (as I struggled too), just click on the following link and download it. http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=74689
  • Free Development tools from Microsoft for Students

    I came across this today and figured that you may all want to hear about it. Are you a registered student? do you want to start demonstrating your programming skills but can't afford products like XNA game studio or Visual Studio.. Well look no further...