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February, 2009

  • IPD Guide - SQL Server 2008 available

    The Infrastructure Planning and Design team has released a new guide, Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 . This guide, when used in conjunction with product documentation, will help companies confidently plan the implementation of a SQL Server 2008 infrastructure...
  • Exchange Voice Mails (UM) on Blackberry

    I totally missed this with a client - thanks Phil for pointing this out. By default Ex UM saves Vmsg in WMA format which does not play on Blackberries. set-UMMailbox alias -CallAnsweringAudioCodec GSM will change the Vmsg to WAV format. Out...
  • VB6 runtime to be supported on Windows 7

    It has been officially announced that support for the VB6 runtime will be extended through the lifecycle of Windows 7. For more information you can check out the “Support Statement for Visual Basic 6.0 on Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 and Windows...
  • FEB 2009 Office CU Released

    The OFF2K7 CU for Feb 2009 is expected to be released Tuesday 23 rd Product Group WANTS people to install this ASAP Bulk of SP2 bug fixes are in this CU. 963654 Cumulative update packages for the 2007 Microsoft Office core suite applications...
  • Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 (Beta) Technical Library

    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd349801.aspx This is an update over the Windows_Server_2008_R2_Reviewers_Guide_(BETA) http://download.microsoft.com/download/6/E/3/6E3E4529-27E3-48EC-B7E7-1A93242D3AE1/Windows_Server_2008_R2_Reviewers_Guide_...
  • Update to MAPI/CDO 1.2.1 re: MS09-003

    Download information for Microsoft Exchange Server MAPI Client and Collaboration Data Objects 1.2.1. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=e17e7f31-079a-43a9-bff2-0a110307611e&displaylang=en Updated version is 6.5.8069.0 ...
  • Free Microsoft Press E-Book -Understanding Microsoft Virtualization Solutions

    Great news for anyone interested in Virtualization! Understanding Microsoft Virtualization Solutions from Microsoft Press is available to you as a FREE download. I don’t know if this is a permanent offer, so if you’re interested you may want to jump...
  • OCS R2 Trial: Like what you see? Now you can try it!

    Note the Federation wiht MS - yes you too can see my presence information change thoughout the day !!! rs Microsoft & Unisys have partnered to offer a unified communications trial service to demonstrate the end-user capabilities of Microsoft...
  • Tshooting 16bit App install on 32bit

    This question popped up this week and it brought back a lot of memories of beat my head on a 16bit apps in the Citrix world. Here are some things to tshoot when trying to make a 16bit app work on a 32bit server. 1. Try to run the app in compatibility...
  • ISA KBs for January 2009

    An update is available for ISA Server 2006 to control the domain name and user name format in Kerberos Constrained Delegation scenarios (960146) - Describes an update for ISA Server 2006 that lets you control the domain name and user name format...
  • Outlook KBs for January 2009

    You cannot use Group Policy settings to configure Outlook Anywhere (RPC/HTTP) settings (961112) - Describes an issue that you cannot use Group Policy settings to configure Outlook Anywhere (RPC/HTTP) settings. Provides a resolution. ...
  • Communicator KBs for January 2009

    Error message when you try to sign in to Office Communicator 2007: "Cannot sign in because Communicator cannot subscribe to the System Event Notification Service" (961938) - Describes a problem that can occur when you try to sign in to Office...
  • OCS: KBs for January 2009

    A Communications Server 2007 service does not start after a change is made to a server object or to a service object in the trusted server list in Active Directory (961939) - Describes a problem in which a Communications Server 2007 service does...
  • Exchange: KBs and such for Janary 2009

    KBs Event ID: 9040 may occur every 15 minutes on a computer that is running Exchange Server 2007 (948934) - Describes a problem where an event error 9040 is logged in the Application event log almost every 15 minutes on a computer...
  • Update Rollup 6 for Exchange Server 2007 SP1 (KB959241)

    Download information for Update Rollup 6 for Exchange 2007 SP1 The rollup is available now via the download center at: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=93cb3f66-ae72-4356-bdbf-35029cff6df1&displaylang=en http://support...