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June, 2007

  • SP2 May Fail to Install If a Large Number of Updates Are Installed

    [Today's tip comes to us courtesy of Mark Stanfill] Update: The steps below are no longer needed. To get past the errors, below, please download Service Pack 2 using the steps outlined in http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;940276...
  • Unable to RDP/RWW into the SBS server after applying SP2

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of David Copeland] If you are unable to RDP/RWW (i.e. to connect using Terminal Services) into your SBS server after applying Windows Server 2003 SP2, then check to see if the server is even listening on TCP Port 3389...
  • How to Back Up Your SBS 2003 Licenses

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of Justin Crosby] Whenever you install new client access licenses to you SBS 2003 server you should backup those licenses. Follow the steps below to back up your licenses. Please note that you should also safely store...
  • New SBS 2003 Updates released through Microsoft Update and WSUS

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of Duncan Chalmers and Damian Leibaschoff] Today the SBS SE team released two important updates on MU/WU/WSUS for SBS 2003: 1) “Critical Update for Windows Small Business Server 2003: Vista and Outlook 2007 compatibility...
  • Windows Server 2003 SP2 Will Hit Automatic Updates Next Week

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of Mark Stanfill] Windows Server 2003 SP2 will be released to Automatic Updates (AU) next Tuesday (6/12/2007) (Click here for the Windows Server team announcement). If you are running WSUS, you will need to manually...
  • Join Microsoft SBS Experts for an Online Chat!

    [Today's tip comes to us courtesy of Karan Rustagi] Small Business Server 2003 Chat (EMEA Community) Join the Small Business Server team for questions and general discussion on SBS 2003. Bring your comments and concerns on the product and discuss them...
  • New Best Practices for SP2 KB

    [Todays' tip comes to us courtesy of Mark Stanfill] This is just a quick note about the availability of a new KB published today to help consolidate some of the information that we've posted on this blog. Best practices and known issues when you...
  • Incoming Faxes Can Take a Long Time to Route to SharePoint

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of Justin Crosby and Jim Martin] Customers who configure SBS fax to route to SharePoint and are heavy fax users may notice a delay in routing that gets progressively worse over time. Depending on your fax usage it...
  • ISA 2006 Support on SBS

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of Mark Stanfill and Wayne McIntyre] Just a quick follow-up on something we discussed while ISA 2006 was in beta ( http://blogs.technet.com/sbs/archive/2006/03/14/422020.aspx ). ISA 2006 installed on SBS 2003 is not...
  • SBS 2003 R2 WSUS "Low" Update Setting Issue

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of Justin Crosby and Cloud Xu] We are investigating an issue with the SBS 2003 R2 Update Services Configuration Wizard. Within the wizard you have the option to set the update level for both your clients and servers...
  • New Community Survey

    [Today's post comes to us courtesy of Mark Stanfill] Kevin Beares and company are hosting a new Community Survey. From http://blogs.technet.com/kevin_beares/archive/2007/05/24/announcing-the-sbs-community-survey-for-2007.aspx : Announcing the...