Windows 8 Shortcuts

A while ago someone sent me a mail with all the shortcuts I needed to know to use Windows 8. Below is an extensive list of shortcuts but in reality I use only a couple of them on a daily bases: Windows key + C: Access the charms bar Windows key + L: Lock computer…


PowerPoint Tip: Using “Selection and Visibility”

Yesterday my colleague Katrien De Graeve learnt me something in PowerPoint. After years of creating slide decks I finally get the ultimate tip that will and could have saved me tons of time. Thanks Katrien for sharing this. What is this? Well how many times have you created an additional slide because of animations… let…


Screencast series on Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit 5.0

One of my colleagues created a 6 part screencast on how to use MAP. The MAP toolkit has been around for years.  MAP is a powerful inventory, assessment, and reporting tool that can securely run in small or large IT environments without requiring the installation of agent software on any computers or devices. The new…


Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 5.0 Now Available

The Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit 5.0 is an agentless tool designed to simplify and streamline the IT infrastructure planning process across multiple scenarios through network-wide automated discovery and assessments. This Solution Accelerator performs an inventory of heterogeneous server environments and provides you with usage information for servers in the Core CAL Suite and…


Deploy Microsoft Silverlight in a controlled network environment

One of mu colleagues David Tesar wrote a guide how you can deploy Microsoft Silverlight in a controlled newtork environment. The guide will document the different options and processes involved deploying Silverlight in a networked environment. The guide has been updated wit some major new additions like: Deploying and managing Silverlight out of browser (OOB)…


TechNet Live Meeting – Forefront Threat Management Gateway – Technisch overzicht – Q & A

I’m cleaning up my mailbox and I came across this Q&A from one of the TechNet livemeetings. (It’s in Dutch)   URL categorisatie ook voor Belgische (Europese) sites ? Ja, je kunt dit nagaan op Zijn er quota’s mogelijk voor bandbreedte en/of voor data volume (per dag, maand,…) ? cfr. slide 64 Er zijn…


TechNet Magazine March Edition

Featured Articles Privacy in the Cloud Computing Era: A Microsoft Perspective Microsoft, NSF Open Azure to Researchers Can We Secure Cloud Computing? Can We Afford Not To? Clouds Done Right Microsoft to Congress: Time to Seed Cloud Computing


We are listening to customer feedback

One of the shortcomings in Windows Server Core is the possibility to change the network order or bindings in an easy way. The only way to do it is through the registry key. After we received some feedback from our customers one of the Hyper-V team members decided to write a tool called NVSPBind. NVSPBind…


Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Just Got Easy – Download Now

  Optimize for and more! Increase Website Traffic and Revenue Analyze your website and find ways to boost your number of hits. Use SEO recommendations to improve traffic and increase your revenue stream. Influence and Update Search Engines Control the access and display of your content in search results. Keep search engines current with the…


Internet Explorer 8 – Technical Resources

TechNet has a large number of useful Internet Explorer 8-left for you. Visit the downloads page, help and documentation.