Tag Archives: windows

How to Join a 2012 R2 RDS Session Host running workgroup to a 2012 R2 License Server (also on workgroup)

So this is a major PITA. Microsoft, along with their decision to ditch tsadmin.msc from 2012 R2 (was last seen in 2008 R2), decided that Active Directory is a “pre-requisite” to RDS and that the licensing portion of RDS will only show up in the server manager if the RDS configuration is in fact joined […]

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mySQL Optimisation in Windows IIS or Linux / CPanel platforms

Learn how to optimise mySQL in Windows or Linux/CPanel with this informative video by CPanel themselves!

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Exchange 2010 and blank OWA screen after install

Just a quick one here that I found interesting, wasn’t really a hurdle but one that I thought might be an issue for some. After installing the latest 2010 Exchange server I ran into the usual issue of the OWA (Outlook Web Access) site giving a blank page with a url something like this /owa/auth/logon.aspx?url=https://server.domain.com/owa/&reason=0 […]

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How to Transfer FSMO Schema Master Roles in Windows Server 2008 / 2008R2

So the other day I had this issue where I was installing Exchange 2010 on a server in a Domain with two sites. The site I was installing into had a local DC that was a Global Catalogue and all the rest but didn’t have the FSMO / Schema Master role. The local Server was […]

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