Unfortunately so far, the method I used to use virtualbox to start a Windows Bootcamp Guest at http://www.techfrontier.co.uk/wp-admin/post.php?post=544&action=edit doesn’t work. The main sticking point seems to be attaching the EFI partition to the vmdk file. Any ideas anyone….still trying.
We use HP Operations Orchestrator to do a lot of the automation workload in my job. I’ve been trying to do a clean install on top of Windows for a while. I’ve tried different OSes (7, 8, 8.1, 10), different versions of software installs etc… But now I’ve managed to work it out. (and also… Read More »
Ctrl+Alt+Delete… one of the most basic shortcuts everyone knows… If you open up an RDP session you can’t use Ctrl+Alt+Delete, as the command would just be effective on the main PC, and not your RDP session. So you’d use Ctrl+Alt+End. This is great if you only going into a single RDP session, but what do… Read More »
The hidden administrator C$ share that is built into Windows file sharing, can’t be used in Windows 7 or Vista. The reason this doesn’t work is because of UAC (User Account Control). By default Vista doesn’t allow UAC elevation over the network with a local user account. There’s a registry key that we can use… Read More »
I use a couple of different technologies to store large quantites of data on my “server” at home, namely Storage Pools combined with Data Deduplication on Windows Server 2012 R2. Up to a couple of weeks ago it was working great but I’ve started to notice oddities which couldn’t really be explained… So I decided… Read More »