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November, 2008

  • Hyper-V How To: Manually Configure Hyper-V Pagefile

    Hyper-V automatically configures your pagefile settings, but if, for some troubleshooting purposes, you may want to change them manually. Here's how: 1. To check current pagefile stats, from the command line type: wmic pagefile get /format:list 2. To...
  • Hyper-V How To: Patch VMs Offline

    Version 2 of the free-as-in-beer Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool is online. V2 replaces version 1 gives you new support for Hyper-V, Virtual Machine Manager 2008, and Windows Server 2008. In addition, version 2 of the tool supports System Center...
  • SIR V.5 In the Wild

    Splogbane : If you are reading this on a blog other than http://blogs.technet.com/tonyso, why not stop patronizing a splog and come over to the original? The latest Microsoft Security Intelligence Report (SIR) - Version 5 - is live. Good video ( The...
  • Hyper-V How To: Configure Hyper-V Remote Management in seconds

    Hyper-V How to: Configure Hyper-V Remote Management in seconds John's blog post describes his HVRemote tool that "automagically" configures Hyper-V Remote Management. Awesomely useful. If you want to see more like this, be sure to leave comments on his...
  • Free-as-in-Beer Snacks from TechNet

    TechNet recently launched free-as-in-beer "learning" snacks . Learning Snacks are short, interactive presentations about popular topics created by Microsoft Learning experts. Each Snack is delivered by using innovative Microsoft Silverlight technology...
  • I Want My Hyper-V TV

    Back in the day, we use to sing "I Want My MTV". Hyper-V TV is here: Video: All Hyper-V Video This search brings you all the video tagged Hyper-V across: MSN, AOL, MTV, Hulu, ESPN, YouTube, MySpace, Dailymotion, Metacafe. To search other video use http...
  • Hyper-V How To: Plan Security

    The Hyper-V Planning and Deployment Guide has just been updated with information about security best practices (including AzMan) and backup: Planning for Hyper-V Security Planning for Backup Using Authorization Manager for Hyper-V Security Configure Hyper...
  • I'm Warning You, I Have a Smartphone and I Am Not Afraid to Use It, Part Deux

    I'm reading Super Crunchers , and one of the cases quoted therein is that when you install a lojack in your car, you are benefiting me , even though I haven't installed one. Because the car thieves don't know which cars are 'jacked and which are not,...
  • Old PRO (tips) Never Die

    Ever changed your mind about a VMM PRO Tip that you let go by? Ever wanted to find them all again? Courtesy of Francisco - Here’s how: On the VMM server open an elevated PowerShell command prompt and type the following: Get-protip | sort createdtime ...
  • Hyper-V Help on the Web

    Hyper-V Help on the Web The on-the-box Help files for the Hyper-V role in Windows Server 2008 are also online. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc732493.aspx
  • Live Search Boffins: Lean Into Your Strengths

    Splogbane : If you are reading this on a blog other than http://blogs.technet.com/tonyso, why not stop patronizing a splog and come over to the original? I continue to marvel at the great graphics and (usually) good taste displayed on the search page...