Great Practical Use for Search Folders

Hi I recently had an interesting question posed by my customer with regards to search issues within Outlook 2007 and the way WDS works in Windows Vista and Windows 7 The user in question used outlook for around 80% of their working day. This involved them search for work orders and service requests and dealing…


Dual Booting your Laptop with Bitlocker

Hi, Sorry for the delay since my last post. I have been Mad busy but things are getting onto a bit more of an even keel. Anyway alot of us within Premier Field Engineering use our Laptops for Everything including Demos utilising a range of Vhds. Plus we are all ensuring we are fully ramped…


RSAT Tools for Vista SP1 now available in All Languages

Sorry for the break in blogging. However I have been away on my holidays to a lovely part of the U.K. Lincolnshire  Wolds. Very nice but very cold. Good news for RSAT Client is that it is available in all languages now. Please see below table for details of downloads.   Language Code X86 X64…


Another Tool to add to your Group Policy Vista Troubleshooting Kit

Well I have been talking quite a bit around Group Policies recently. Well that is because I have been involved with some colleagues in putting together some material for a new Group Policy Course that will be hopefully available soon to Premier Customers. One of the tools that I came across in my research was…


RSAT Tools now fully released and available for download

Hi there. After a refreshing Easter Break being blown around the Gower Peninsula in Wales. Which is absolutely beautiful part of the United Kingdom Wales. I come back to work and the biggest news for me of the day is that RSAT (Remote Server Administration Tools) is now available for download from Microsoft’s Web site….


Yet another desk top manager 3d……cool !

  I am always looking for some funky cool gadgets to liven up my desktop. So check this out !


Excellent Vista References

Following on the hot on the heals of Richard Macdonalds cracking Virtualization one stop shop Reference list, he has posted another excellent collection resources but this time for Vista.  This list is pretty comprehensive and Richard has promised to update it if he has missed anything out. Looking at the length of the list I cant…


This will be well worth a visit – Vista Squad Meeting

There will be an inaugural meeting of the “Vista Squad” on the Weds 28th of March @ T.V.P. Reading. This meeting looks well worth attending, if you follow the link above there are going to be some extremely useful presentations. I also agree with James O’neil. I LOVE their artwork for the “Vista Squad” ……cool. It…


James O’Neill’s blog : Get into the Groove …

I was at a Customer site just last week and a person onsite asked me to explain how Groove could benefit their organisation. Well James has come to my rescue. He has an excellent blog using a real – life example of How Groove can add real functionality and power to the way your organisation…


Hi I am back and recommending a good read

I apologise for not blogging for a month. I got out of the habit at Christmas and into the New Year…and before you know it what with work … it is March !. Anyway  I am back and am going to give myself a shove in the blogging direction . Therefore I am recommending an excellent…