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If you are trying to expand a system partition on windows 2003 Server, you are going to find, that there is no on-board solution to achieve this. Even Diskpart will tell you, that it will not support this function. But there is help from DELL They created a simple and small command line utility, which […]

Exchange, when first installed, uses FQDN’s as Access URLs by default. This means internal Mail clients will use something like exserver1.contoso.internal, while external clients will need to use mail.contoso.com. This will mean, that you will either have to configure multiple ip addresses on you exchange server and then configure separate SSL Certificates to avoid errors, […]

What you need to complete these instructions is the following: A bootable Windows based live CD or A bootable Linux Live CD with NTFS Support Examples: Hiren’s Boot CD, BartPE, UltimateBootCD Boot your computer using the live CD Access your Windows Partition and navigate to <Driveletter>:\windows\system32 Rename the file utilman.exe to something else (e.g. utilman.exeold) […]

Installing a KMS Server seems daunting, but actually is pretty easy. Here’s how to do it: 1. On the machine that you want to serve as a KMS Server, install the KMS Key you get from your Volume licensing Portal. – Open a command prompt and use this command c:\windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk xxxx-xxxxx-xxxx-xxxxx-xxxx Replace the xxxx-xxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx […]