Month: March 2013

The Windows 8 Reset your PC feature

When you are prompted to choose and option, select the Troubleshoot tile In a recent blog post, Refresh your Windows 8 system from a Recovery Drive, I showed you how to use Windows 8’s Refresh your PC tool in order

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WSUS errors on your SCCM 2012 servers

In early 2012, Microsoft released a newly combined suite of products under the System Center 2012 name. One of those products, System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) has greatly matured over the years and is an enterprise grade desktop management tool

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Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE)

LMDE is a Linux Mint distribution, containing all of the nice Mint tools (installer, updater, menus and other utilities), plus lots of preloaded and preconfigured packages, but built on top of Debian GNU/Linux, rather than Ubuntu as the numbered/named Mint

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Building the private cloud

Prepare the fabric in System Center VMM In the public cloud scenario, the IT department of a company (the tenant) is purchasing capacity from an outside service provider (the cloud hoster). This model applies to the modern IT department in

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SkyDrive cloud storage to your Android tablet

For some of us, one cloud storage service isn’t enough. And even though the Android tablet seamlessly integrates with Google Docs, there may be a necessity to connect to a different cloud service, such as SkyDrive. Unlike the Windows 8

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